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Great Escapes: New England

Over 25 day trips and weekend getaways throughout New England, including escapes to nearby beaches, islands, picturesque villages, mountains, and urban getaways.

There’s a lot to see and do in New England, and its modest size allows for a spectacular number of diverse short trips, all within an easy drive of Boston, MA, Portland, ME, and Providence, RI. Whether you crave mountains or beaches, the best seafood or the best museums, solitude or boisterous fun, you’ll find it all in this guide. With 25 detailed itineraries, where will you go first? Restaurant and lodging recommendations and essential local contact info—it’s all you need to enjoy many great escapes.