Articles Tagged with Maine

Travel by Design

6 Hotels Breathing New Life into the Heritage Buildings That House Them

Recycle, reuse, repurpose — whatever you call it, breathing new life into old and historic buildings is on trend in hospitality. From a former bank to a once-buzzing newsroom, these six luxury hotels have been…
Weekend Getaways

From Maine to Maryland, These Are the Best Weekend Getaways in the Northeast

From Maine’s superlative coast to points south along the eastern seaboard of the United States, historical towns, rugged oceanfront and some of the country’s best seafood are yours for the taking. Read on for some…
Weekend Getaways

Weekend like a Mainer: 3 Days Eating, Drinking and Biking Through Portland

The world’s your lobster in Portland, Maine. From cobblestone lanes lined with red-brick storefronts to bearded fisherfolk hauling crustaceans onto the docks, this city has an aesthetic all its own. While attractions abound in the…
Tips + Trends

6 Late-Summer Vacation Spots for Travelers on a Budget

Procrastinators, unite! Technically, summer stretches into early September, and it’s not too late to plan an end-of-summer vacation that won’t break the bank. These last-minute getaways offer deeply discounted accommodations and activities, are easy to…
Culture + Style

Sleep Where History Was Made: 6 Hotels Transforming Iconic Buildings

Don’t just read about history — be a part of it. These six hotels took up residence in historic buildings, remodeling the interiors to honor past occupants while making current guests extra comfortable. If you’ve…
Tips + Trends

7 Summery East Coast Getaways That Aren’t the Hamptons

There’s a reason people are willing to spend a small fortune on trips to the Hamptons. Celeb-frequented restaurants, exclusive beaches, box-hedged mega mansions—they’re all there, scattered among a few affluent hamlets. If you’re sick of…
Beach Travel

These 8 Far-Flung Beaches Make the Perfect Summer Escape

It may seem impossible to find a quiet stretch of sand anywhere in the U.S., but these 8 less-visited shores promise pristine beaches, fewer crowds and guaranteed relaxation. Isle au Haut, Acadia National Park, Maine…
Tips + Trends

Nowhere Does Autumn Quite Like New England. These Are the Best Things to Do There in Fall

New England may be all but ignored for three-quarters of the year, but each fall it gets its due recognition as leaf peepers infiltrate every corner of the region’s six tiny states. More than just…
Weekend Getaways

New England’s Finest: 8 Worthy Weekend Getaways for Every Type of Traveler

The seaside pleasures of Cape Cod, Nantucket, and Martha’s Vineyard aren’t lost on anyone looking to escape the sweltering confines of the Northeast for a breezy summer getaway. But there’s more to New England than…