10 Merriest Memory-Making Christmas Celebrations in New England

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There’s a brisk chill in the air and the world around you is blanketed in white; it’s Christmastime again! When the days grow shorter and darker and the nights grow longer and colder, something magical happens all across New England: towns and villages go all out to deck their halls (and Main Street) for the …

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7 Reasons Why Christmas in Maine is the Absolute Best

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You can’t swing a bean boot or a shuck an oyster without bumping into a Mainer truly convinced that Maine is the best possible place to live and willing to explain exactly why in resounding detail.  There’s no shortage of reasons, we’re inclined to agree. But frosty mornings and a sudden, near-constant craving for hot …

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5 Awesome Maine Winter Activities + Sports (Other Than Skiing)

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When the temperature drops and the days shorten, a fair number of avid outdoor enthusiasts have a tough time adjusting.  After a sunny summer of warm alfresco adventures, it’s a difficult adjustment to feel cooped up with significantly less daylight.  We feel it even more so in Maine—the Downeast coast gets the sunrise before anyone …

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The 7 Best Ski Resorts in Vermont

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When the winter weather comes, Vermonters don’t run and hide inside; heck no, they suit up and head out to play in the snow! Lucky for them, the Green Mountain state provides plenty of opportunities for outdoor winter activities, including hitting the slopes. With excellent options for skiing and snowboarding at all skill levels, ski …

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Christmas in Rhode Island: The Best Activities, Events, and Sites

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You won’t find any Scrooges in Rhode Island! Every year during the Christmas Holidays, the Ocean State transforms into a winter wonderland. Thick, warm scarfs become your everyday essential (after masks!), roaring fires keep you cosy and relaxed and it’s obviously acceptable to drink hot chocolate, with all the added extras, at any time of …

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