New Hampshire | The Granite State
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The White Mountains to the north; a brilliant patch of seacoast to the east; handsome, white-steepled villages to the south; a mighty river defining the western border; plus not one, but two, Lakes Districts sprinkled around the middle … In New Hampshire it’s actually possible to compress every landscape experience into the space of hours. But why would you want to? There’s an Ivy League college town with a primo art museum to explore, unparalleled kayaking along the Connecticut River, a port city rich in maritime history, zipline adventuring, and even the good possibility of spotting a moose.
There's a lot to love about the hip, charming coastal city of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, but for history and architecture buffs, it's pretty hard to top the excellent Strawbery Banke Museum. Located on the site of the town's original seaport, known as Puddle Dock, Strawbery Banke (the original 1600s name for the...Read more
Photographer Kindra Clineff lives in Topsfield, Massachusetts, but has roots in New Hampshire and Vermont. The Upper Valley is an area she knows well, and she spent much of last summer exploring the picturesque towns along the Connecticut River. She captured perspectives on land, on water, and even conquered her...Read more
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