Weekend Getaways in New England and Near Boston | Boston Magazine

New England Getaways

Living in New England means options for local getaways are bountiful. Plan a getaway near Boston that includes food, wine, and delicious dining, a weekend hitting the golf courses, or a getaway filled with outdoor activities and adventures. New England has it all. If it’s sun and sand you are seeking, hit one of the many beaches in the area. So no matter the weather or season, living in Boston means living near some of the top travel destinations in the country, so plan a getaway now and start exploring New England.

Arts & Entertainment

Best Beaches in Massachusetts – 100 Awesome Beaches in Boston and Beyond

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Home & Property

Weekender: Florence

The birthplace of the Renaissance heats up in the summer.

Arts & Entertainment

Best. Summer. Ever. 27 Ways to Fall in Love with New England All Over Again

Whether you’re a native or a new kid on the block, here are 27 can’t-miss New England adventures, attractions, and curiosities.

Home & Property

Weekender: Stockholm

Plan a Scandanavian getaway to the capital of chic minimalist design.

Restaurants

12 Top New England Diners

Twelve top spots, from Buddy’s to the Breakfast Club.

Home & Property

Weekender: Paris

The City of Lights sparkles brightest in the winter.

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Weekender: Miami

Keep that summer flow going well into the fall.

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Weekender: San Francisco

The hub of technology and savvy design.

Arts & Entertainment

Bring on Summer

From surfing to off-roading, we uncovered adventurous new ways to explore the Cape, Nantucket, and Martha’s Vineyard.

Home & Property

Weekender: Buenos Aires

Get ready for a sizzling South American getaway.

Style

Where to Shop and Eat in Beacon Hill

Find all the retail news you need to know about this charming stretch (plus: where to nosh between sprees).

Home & Property

Weekender: Montreal

A French getaway on this continent? We’re already there.

Home & Property

Weekender: New Orleans

Vibrant and welcoming, NOLA is abuzz with decadent hotels, restaurants brimming with Gulf seafood, and an arts scene that continues to push boundaries.

Style

Where to Shop and Eat in Provincetown

Here are a few of our favorite spots to hit up.

Home & Property

Weekender: Chicago

This summer, new restaurants, art exhibitions, and a boom of luxe hotels come to the Windy City.