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Family-Friendly Ski Resorts, Maine

Traveling north for an epic ski trip can be the highlight of the whole winter season for snow-bunny families. Maine just so happens to have a healthy lineup of family-focused accommodation options for those seeking natural slopes covered in fresh powder, but with the added conveniences of home, and then some. Keep this list of […]

New England’s Luxury Stays Worth Checking Inn To

The homes of former sea captains and businessmen have new life in New England, where luxurious inns pay homage to former occupants with modern accouterments. With just 30 rooms or less, there’s plenty of relaxation and quiet. Pickering House Inn, Wolfeboro, New Hampshire Lake Winnipesaukee may be most famous for Bike Week, but the new […]

Maine Holiday Attractions in Kennebunkport

“It looks like we’re in rural Alabama,” says my Southerner husband, although the GPS says we’re only seven minutes away from downtown Kennebunkport, Maine. It’s just tall grass, no streetlights, pavement under our wheels and silence since the radio started getting more static than tunes. During the summer, this would be packed with cars full […]

Maine’s Winter Family Fun

Heading north for the winter may seem like the last thing you want to do. From packing all the down-feather coats and warm boots to loading the kids up in the cold, it can seem a lot less like a vacation and more like work, but, for snow bunnies and winter-loving families, it’s all worth […]

New England Pre-Holiday Getaways with Kids

Wonderlands of twinkling colored lights, gingerbread houses, reindeer and train rides with Santa — so many things to enchant kids at this magical time of year! Here are our favorites in New England: Gardens Aglow Coastal Maine Botanic Gardens in Boothbay Harbor are transformed into a magical fairy garden as more than 650,000 lights illuminate […]

5 New England Ski Destinations Suitable for Families

New England is renowned for its skiing and you definitely don’t have to shy from some of the more popular destinations in order to ensure a good time for the kids. Here’s where to go to guarantee everyone has a great experience, both on and off the slopes. Okemo, Vermont Okemo is consistently rated a […]