Tag Archives: New England

Travel guides for New England including things to do, day trips, where to stay, what to eat, festivals, holidays and packing lists!

23 Things to Do in New England in Winter: Seasonal Sports, Festive Fun, & Unique Events

Nubble Lighthouse in Maine lit up with festive lights for the holiday season

New England in the winter means getting outdoors for snow-covered fun and then cozying up inside to take the chill off. It’s also the festive season and New England does the holidays right! If you love the festive season, you might also like our guide to Boston’s best Christmas lights. This guide includes our favorite […]

Boston to Acadia National Park: Detailed Road Trip Itinerary + Other Transportation Options

Entry Road Acadia National Park Maine

Thinking of doing a Boston to Acadia National Park road trip? You could certainly manage the full drive in just a half-day itinerary if you’re pressed for time. But if you’re interested in enjoying the quaint coastal towns along the way, plan for several days to soak it all in on your way to New […]

All the Best Things to Do in Spring in New England

Daffodils against a blue sky

New England in the spring can include anything from late-season skiing to maple tapping to flower-filled gardens. This changing season starts to bring about longer days and summer vibes, but those who love snow-covered slopes can eke out their final days for the season. It’s a season when northern New England differs greatly from the […]

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 spots in each New England state, starting with the most popular and best destinations that you can’t skip this winter. Organized by state, from the most popular can’t-miss destination to the lesser known, here’s our guide to the […]

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

Witch House and sign Salem Massachusetts

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! Want more fall inspiration? Plan a whole New England fall road trip or check out our […]

(Free) New England Fall Road Trip 1 Week Itinerary

Solider Monument Bennington County Courthouse Manchester Vermont

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

The Kancamagus Pass sign in the White Mountains New Hampshire

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. As locals who live in New England and love this region, we hope you get […]

24 Historic Hotels in New England: Boutique Hotels, Cozy Inns, and More

A view of the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe Vermont on a sunny day in summer

New England has always been a historic region of the United States, with its earliest settlers arriving in the 1600s.  From the Plimoth Patuxet Museums to the Freedom Trail in Boston, New England is full of sites that showcase the region’s important role in the nation’s history. Whether you’re a history buff or just someone […]

46 Lovely Things to Do in New England in Fall

Crawford Notch road fall 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, […]

17 Haunted Hotels in New England for a Spooky Getaway

Blue skies over The Hotel Portsmouth in New Hampshire

New England is known as home to stunning landscapes, charming small towns, and plenty of activities to keep you busy.  But this region is also a hotbed for haunted activities- from its centuries-old graveyards and historic buildings, which provide the perfect setting for a spooky getaway. And to complete the spine-tingling experience, you can also […]