Category Archives: Planning

Planning an East Coast vacation or day trip to an East Coast town or city? Our planning guides will help you create the best trip ever!

21 Winter Day Trips from NYC: Snowy Activities, Seasonal Shopping, Quaint Towns & More

Old Yale Campus in winter in New Haven, Connecticut.

Eager to get out of the city? Enjoy these awesome winter day trips from NYC to maximize the season! Whether you’re looking for seasonal markets for holiday shopping or snow-fueled adventure on the slopes, there is so much fun to be had on a single-day getaway from New York. Take a winter road trip or […]

21 Slopes & Mountain Resorts for the Best Skiing in New England This Winter

Skiiers on a snowy day at Okemo Mountain Resort in Ludlow Vermont

Ready to hit the slopes for some New England skiing this season? We’re highlighting all the best places to ski in each New England state, starting with the most popular and best destinations that you can’t skip this winter. Vermont is known as a winter wonderland, so it’s no wonder this state has some of […]

Hocus Pocus Filming Locations – Movie 1 AND 2!

White building on Ocean Drive in Salem Hocus Pocus filming location

Sistaaaahs! Come with me on a virtual tour of the best Hocus Pocus filming locations but watch out for the Sanderson Sisters. Fly with us as we discover where Max, Dani and Allison live, what building hosts the best party in town, and which cemetery played the backdrop for the bullying scene during our tour […]

16 Fabulous Fall Day Trips From Boston for Foliage, History & Fun

Aerial view of pretty Pepperrell Cove on the Piscataqua River at Portsmouth Harbor in the fall as the leaves are changing

These fall day trips from Boston show off all the beautiful foliage and interesting history New England has to offer. Base yourself in Beantown to enjoy an autumn vacation, with day trips from the city being easy and interesting! Follow the coastline to enjoy fall colors along the Atlantic shore. Or head west or north […]

(Free) New England Fall Road Trip 1 Week Itinerary

Photo of Pond in Boston Common Garden surrounded by trees in fall colors

Planning the ultimate trip to New England in the fall? It’s the perfect chance to see the best of the East Coast fall foliage and check out some of the bigger cities and incredible mountain ranges. This New England fall road trip 1 week itinerary will take you from Boston to Portland to the White […]

24 Best Places to Visit in New England According to Locals

A coastal building says Lobsters and has colorful small buoys attached, seen near Bar Harbor Maine

There are so many beautiful, historic, fun, and fascinating places to visit in New England. From Maine to Connecticut, you can enjoy the wild Atlantic coastline and charming island communities, historic homes and vibrant cities, outdoor adventures and artistic enclaves. New England is a destination you do not want to skip! We’ll outline the best […]

New Hampshire Fall Foliage Road Trip Itinerary

Autumn color and view of the Presidential Range in White Mountains New Hampshire

This New Hampshire fall road trip itinerary covers five days of fall colors, crips air walks, covered bridges, and train rides! In the first three days, you’ll visit the top places and locations to see in New Hampshire in autumn.  Then, if you have another day or two, you can add on days four and […]

Vermont Fall Road Trip Itinerary: Foliage, Covered Bridges & Creemees!

Subtle fall colors around Sleepy Hollow Farmhouse Woodstock Vermont.

This Vermont fall road trip itinerary covers five days of leaf peeping, nature walks, covered bridges, and creemee eating! In the first three days, you’ll visit the must-see places and stops to experience in Vermont in autumn.  Then, if you have another day or two, you can add on days four and five for a […]

46 Lovely Things to Do in New England in Fall

Autumn color and the Swift River at Rocky Gorge, on the Kancamagus Highway in New Hampshire

Ready to finally visit New England in fall? Or maybe you’ve been here before and want to find some of the best places to see fall foliage in New England for your next trip? Either way, this guide is jam-packed with lots of fall ideas and adventures you can find like apple and pumpkin picking, […]