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10 Fantastic Fall Foliage Destinations

It’s leaf peeping time! No matter where you live, you can typically find more than enough places to enjoy this favorite fall activity. Leaf peeping is a fun & enjoyable activity, not to mention one that gives you the opportunity to explore new areas and possibly even get a great workout in if you can find a great […]

20 Reasons New England is Still Awesome in Winter

While many see the snow and cold as a complete hassle, others see it as a beautiful time of the year to cozy up to a fireplace, relax, watch the gorgeous falling snow, and take advantage of fewer crowds and plentiful winter recreation. New England is one of the most gorgeous places in the country-year […]

15 Spectacular Places in the Northeast

The Northeast is one of the most amazing areas in the country. In addition to being home to some of the country’s largest cities, the region offers a plethora of outdoor activities due to the heavy forest coverage (Maine and New Hampshire take the 1 and 2 positions, while the rest of the Northeast falls […]

100 Things to do in New England

New England is a picturesque area of the country filled with endless opportunities for recreation, entertainment, and education. Whether you are into history, sports, photography, great dining, or the outdoors, you are bound to find more than a few things to do. Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont all have one thing […]

6 Fun Things to do in Southeastern Connecticut

Southeastern Connecticut is a wonderful year-round vacation destination. In addition to 2 world class casinos, you will also find numerous options for recreation, including beautiful beaches and state parks. During the summer months, you can check out the sandy beaches of East Lyme.  The fall season is the ideal time to get out for a […]

5 Jaw Dropping Waterfalls

Waterfalls are one of the most scenic natural wonders found on Earth. They can be found in various locations throughout the US. While some are easy to get to, others require a lengthy hike. All waterfalls maintain their own beauty, no matter the size, shape, or intensity of the water flow. There are few aspects […]

New England Fall Foliage Photo Gallery 2013

The fall colors this season were not as bright as I expected. This could be due to lack of rain in the New England area. Being my first time in the New England area during the fall months, I was anticipating more of a dramatic change. Definitely disappointing, however, were were still able to manage […]

Fall is in the Air at Connecticut’s Devil’s Hopyard State Park

Devil’s Hopyard State Park in Southeastern Connecticut is known for beautiful Chapman Falls, scenic hiking trails, a historic covered bridge, and stunning fall foliage. This park is incredible anytime of the year, although even more so during the gorgeous fall season. The odd name comes from an old legend that Satan was seen at the park. The […]

Scenic & Sandy East Lyme Connecticut Beaches

This past weekend, Mike and I visited 2 different beaches in East Lyme, Connecticut. Both Hole in the Wall and Rocky Neck State Park Beach are located in Niantic, a village in East Lyme that is well known for its’ beaches, boardwalk, and summer tourists. Hole in the Wall Beach is a scenic local beach, […]

Olde Mystick Village: A Picturesque New England Shopping Destination

Olde Mystick Village in Mystic Connecticut is a year-round shopping village complete with 60 unique shops, restaurants, a movie theater, and more. Walking through this beautiful shopping center gives you the feeling of walking through a New England town of the past. Pretty landscaping surrounds you everywhere you turn, including a pretty gazebo which is […]



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