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L.L. Bean’s Fall Collection Has a Fresh Spin on the Classics

If you’re the type of purist who thinks the Bean boot couldn’t possibly be improved upon, consider turning the page now. But if you believe […]

City Life

Bad News: Drought, Storms Could Wipe Out This Year’s New England Foliage

Don’t look now, but all those brightly colored leaves that popped up early this year, giving much of New England a premature dose of peak […]


Explore New England This Fall with These Hidden Gems

Please check state and local COVID-19 guidelines before embarking on your next adventure. HIDDEN-GEM GETAWAY Milford, New Hampshire Given the state of the world, you […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Petite Charmer on a Maine Island

56 Hillcrest Circle, Southwest Harbor, ME Price: $460,000 Size: 820 square feet Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2 When architect Richard Bradford first custom designed the distinctive […]


Use This Interactive Fall Foliage 2020 Map to Plan Your Next Getaway

One of the few predictable outcomes of 2020 will soon come to pass: In a matter of weeks, leaf-peeping season will arrive more or less […]


Why Is Allen’s Coffee Flavored Brandy So Popular in Maine?

Welcome to “One Last Question,” a series where research editor Matthew Reed Baker tackles your most Bostonian conundrums. Have a question? Email him at [email protected] […]


Travel Guide: Glamp Your Way Through Rustic Bar Harbor, Maine

Summer may be over, but that doesn’t mean the outdoor adventures have to end. An early-fall lounge in Bar Harbor bridges the seasons, beckoning with […]

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New Glamping Retreats, Gorgeous Inns, and More New England Getaway Options

Still mourning the vacation that got booted from your calendar this summer? We’ve got five reasons why it’s always a good time to make your […]

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The Last Lobster Supper?

Mark Ring has been fishing the Stanley Thomas for nearly 30 years. With its red hull, the sturdy boat is the watercraft incarnation of Ring […]


Shop Custom Boards at New Hampshire’s Cedar Surf Company

There’s a perception that surfing in New England is an inaccessible sport: It takes a lot of skill, the boards are expensive, and—perhaps the biggest […]


Five Stunning Spots for Bostonians to Go Glamping

Be sure to check current COVID-19 travel rules before booking your trip. Sandy Pines Campground Kennebunkport, Maine Kennebunkport’s Sandy Pines Campground has whimsical accommodations for […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Coastal Hideaway in Boothbay Harbor, Maine

43 Roads End, Boothbay Harbor, ME Price: $1,200,000 Size: 1,777  square feet Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 4 We now present the ultimate waterfront home. This coastal Maine […]

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On the Market: A Shining and Serene Retreat in Freeport

230 Flying Point Road, Freeport, ME Price: $1,375,000 Size: 2,600 square feet Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3 To the future owners of this house: Be prepared […]

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A Treehouse, Geodesic Dome, Hobbit Home, and Other Rare New England Homes for Sale

Photos via Coldwell Banker A Dramatic Treehouse in the Woods 88 Bay Point Road, Newbury, NH Price: $649,000 Size: 815 square feet Bedrooms: 2 Baths: […]

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On the Market: A Peaceful Bayside Abode in Maine

476 Gouldsboro Point Road, Gouldsboro, ME Price: $695,000 Size: 2,300 square feet Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 3.5 Here’s an example of a perfect renovation: In the […]