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Q | What are some affordable destinations in New England?

I am looking for an inexpensive place to go in August with my three-year-old twins. We want to drive so we can bail if it is a complete disaster. What are some affordable destinations around the New England/East Coast area? Also, how do sleeping arrangements work with two small twins? -Krista, CT

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Amy Whitley - Pit Stops for Kids By

Adventure in the Berkshires for affordable New England fun

Tweet After vacationing in Boston and Nantucket this past summer, my family and I visited the Berkshires in northwest Massachusetts, and were amazed at both the beauty and the opportunity for exploration and adventure! Compared to other New England tourist destinations, it was refreshingly affordable, as well. There are numerous bed and breakfasts and home […]

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Dana Freeman - Find and Go Seek By

An affordable Vermont family getaway

Tweet We spend a lot of time exploring our home state of Vermont. Located in the Upper Central Valley, families will find Woodstock and Quechee. In these picturesque towns you can have a traditional country breakfast at the Mountain Creamy Restaurant, or stop into cute shops like the Red Wagon Toy Co. It is just […]

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Mary Turner - Travel With Teens and Tweens By

New Hampshire’s Mt. Washington Valley is a top destination for preschoolers

Tweet The Mount Washington Valley in New Hampshire is the perfect New England destination for families with young kids.  The Storyland theme park in Glen, with many rides designed for toddlers and preschoolers, is legendary among families with kids eight and younger. We were sad when our kids got too old for it.  In the center of […]

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Mara Gorman - The Mother of All Trips By

Find affordable summer fun in Vermont

Tweet I’ve spent some part of my summer vacation  in central Vermont every year since both my children were born (they are now 9 and 6). With warm days, cool nights, and loads of outdoor fun, it’s the perfect place for a low-key, inexpensive family getaway. We stay in Waitsfield, in the Mad River Valley […]

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Sharlene Earnshaw - Trekaroo By

York Beach, Maine is a fun escape for families

Tweet For a Southern California girl like me, there is something just so pleasantly surprising about  York Beach, Maine. In my mind, all of the beaches in Maine were cold, rocky, and battered by rough surf.  I could have not been more wrong!  In actuality, York Beach, located an hour north of Boston, is the town […]

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