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10 Best Beaches in New England

13 votes, 3.85 avg. rating (77% score)

The beaches that stretch along New England’s coastline beckon both locals and tourists to their sandy shores. With... Read More »

5 Beaches and a Seaside Grand Hotel

4 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Connecticut Hammonasset Beach State Park Boasting 900 acres, Hammonasset is two miles of sandy beach with mild ocean... Read More »

Beach Access Controversy | Who Owns the Beach?

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Editor’s Note: On February 4, 2014, The Maine Supreme Judicial Court overturned a ruling that granted the public... Read More »

Beaches of New England | Photography Slide Show

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Photographer Madeline Polss uses a Diana toy camera to capture black-and-white images of some of our favorite beaches... Read More »

Best Beaches and Sand Castle Contests

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Celebrate the sun: 10 Best Beaches in New England VIDEO with Mel Allen: Revere Beach Sand Sculpture Competition... Read More »

Best Beaches in New England

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

We’ve rounded up the ten best beaches in New England based on criteria like smoothest sand, warmest water,... Read More »

Lifetimes Unfold on Scarborough’s Sands

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One summer, I stood on a platform in the Junior Miss department of Jordan Marsh at Rhode Island’s... Read More »

New Hampshire’s Ocean Beaches

2 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (73% score)

Hampton Beach Where most of the action is. Metered parking along Ocean Blvd. $1.50/hour. Route 1A, Hampton. Hampton... Read More »

Recommendations for Best Beach Towns in New England

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The editors of Yankee Magazine share their recommendations for the best lodging, things to do, and places to... Read More »

Summer in New England

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So much to see, so little time — it’s summer in New England! Everyone wants to start at... Read More »

The 25 Best Beach Towns in New England from Yankee Magazine

The 25 Best Beach Towns in New England from Yankee Magazine

16 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Choosing the best beach towns in a region that’s blessed with hundreds of miles of coastline and many... Read More »

The Best Beach in Each New England State

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Longnook Beach, Truro, Massachusetts I like to arrive at Longnook in the early morning, while the fog still... Read More »