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Boston Traveler: Newport, Rhode Island

Take a step back in time with sunset sails, champagne, and maybe even a polo match.

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Escape to the Islands

Avoiding Nantucket and the Vineyard because they’ve gotten too stuffy and overcrowded? Think again. We’ve found plenty of ways to have a classic, low-key summer on Boston’s favorite islands.

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Nantucket: Out of Town

SWIM Madaket Beach At around 7 p.m. in June, something magical happens in Madaket, 7 miles west of downtown. As the sun worshipers make their […]

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Martha’s Vineyard: Down-Island

SWIM Great Pond Beach It’s generally accepted that the only way to avoid the throngs on the Vineyard’s few public beaches is to get your […]

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Martha’s Vineyard: Up-Island

SWIM Lucy Vincent Beach With its one-of-a-kind rock formations and, ahem, clothing-optional section, Lucy Vincent is such a locals’ spot that it was named for […]

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The Fairest Isles of Them All

Block Island, Rhode Island HOW TO GET THERE | Ferry service runs from Narragansett, Newport, and Fall River. THE VIBE | Blissfully chilled out (it’s […]

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Nantucket: In-Town

SWIM Steps Beach Perched high on the cliffs at the edge of town, this secluded spot is known for its exclusivity, having served as a […]

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Weekender: New Orleans

In the Big Easy, the bon temps are never far away.

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Boston Traveler: Bermuda

The 2017 America’s Cup brought a wave of development to balmy Bermuda—and even more options for an idyllic island getaway.

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Boston Traveler: Our Travel Guide to Savannah, Georgia

Head to the Hostess City for art, history, and southern hospitality.

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Our Travel Guide to a Weekend in Montreal

A feast for the senses awaits in the City of a Hundred Steeples.

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Boston Traveler: Our Travel Guide to Miami, Florida

With a sizzling art scene and some of the world’s best chefs, Miami brings the heat.

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Boston Traveler: Cold-Weather Escapes

Our favorite thing about winter? Skiing, sweaters, and no damn mosquitoes. From the peaks of Vermont to the slopes of Switzerland, embracing the cold has never been cooler.

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Cold-Weather Escapes: Park City

The town boasts the largest ski resort in the country.

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Cold-Weather Escapes: Portland, Maine

Eat away the winter blues.