Boston's Best Fall Family GetawaysThere's no better place to celebrate all that is fall than in the Boston area. Consider one of the following close-to-home getaways this fall.
Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip to PlymouthWhether you're a Massachusetts native, a recent arrival, or a visitor from out of town, a trip to Plymouth, Massachusetts offers you plenty of ways to learn a bunch about Massachusetts and New England colonial history.
Road Trip: Enjoy The Arts In Northwest ConnecticutSo many vacations focus on beaches, coastlines and amusement parks. So why not go someplace out of the ordinary that will spark your senses and reveal the inner artist in you?
Road Trip: Kittery, Maine With 120 shops at the Kittery Outlets alone, this town has long been a mecca for bargain hunters and fashionistas of all tastes.
Road Trip: NantucketHow about head to a beautiful island where the beaches are plentiful, towns are filled with charming homes and unique stores line pristine streets filled with centuries of history.
Road Trip: Cape AnnThink of sinking your toes into miles of beautiful beaches and looking out to the water to find the horizon spotted with majestic lighthouses that have been guiding ships to New England for over a century.
Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip to WaterFire, RIThe summer days are warm and relaxing, but the summer nights are cool and inviting. They provide the perfect backdrop for a view of the WaterFire in Providence. Walk by the water or stop in one of the many shops, but be ready for some visual excitement as this unique sculpture is set ablaze.
Road Trip: One Tank Trip to Lake Winnipesaukee, NHFor a budget-friendly escape from Boston, few one-tank trips beat a day at Lake Winnipesaukee. Spend time on the beach, enjoy dining and shopping, stroll the apple orchards, or hike the nearby trails, but don't miss out on this perfect day trip right near home. The views of the lake are spectacular, and outdoor activities abound, making this New Hampshire getaway a must.
Road Trip: Providence, Rhode IslandThis beautiful city has a unique mixture of modern art and old world flare.
Road Trip: Weekend On The Outer CapeA summer weekend on the Outer Cape is the perfect way to get out of the city and onto the beach. No plane tickets are needed for this affordable vacation, as it is a quick 90-minute drive from Boston through Plymouth. Tour the dunes or just relax on the beach, but don't miss out on a sunny, sea-side visit to the Outer Cape this summer.
Getaway Guide: One Tank Trip To Lower CapeIt's summertime, and that means the cape is heating up. Among the beauty of a sun-bleached coastline and landscape perimeter of dunes and docks lies an aesthetically pleasing drive to Cape Cod. Whether it's a day trip or weekend getaway, Lower Cape Cod offers something for every traveler.
Road Trip: Point Judith, Rhode IslandThose who make the mistake of passing straight through without pausing in this picturesque, bustling peninsula don't know what they are missing.