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This REI July 4 Clearance Sale Will Inspire Your Next Camping Trip

Camping is supposed to be a budget-friendly activity, but between all the gear and supplies, expenses can add up quick….

Magazine Beach

JetBlue Launches Nonstop Flight From NYC To Grenada

Grenada is graced with unspoiled beaches and turquoise water, but stunning shorelines are only part of the story. This Caribbean…


Six Places to Eat and Drink in Providence This Summer

Despite its modest size, Providence’s culinary stage is displaying big city talent. You won’t find many chain restaurants here; Chef-owned…

Newport Jazz Fest 2015

Newport Jazz Festival Announces Weekend Packages

Blues travelers can rejoice now that the Newport Jazz Festival (one of our nine favorite summer festivals) has announced several…

Mohonk Mountain House

Mohonk Mountain House Welcomes Train Travelers With New Package

There’s a new reason to visit New Paltz this summer. The Mohonk Mountain House is now offering a Take the…

Edward M. Kennedy Institute

What to See on Free Fun Fridays in MA

Massachusetts is sweetening the cultural pot this summer with Free Fun Fridays. Each Friday, beginning June 26, seven of the state’s…

MassBliss Fest

Find Your Bliss at a New Festival in the Berkshires

The stretch of bucolic mountainside straddling Western Massachusetts and Connecticut has long been known as a summer stop for highly…

Providence Arts Festival

5 New Reasons to Visit Providence, RI

There’s always something brewing in Providence. Its riches include the provocative collection at the RISD Museum of Art and a culinary…

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Nine Best Summer Music Festivals In The Northeast

The northeast is a hotbed of summer music festivals. The following pitch-perfect events are all easy to reach without a…

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