Top 9 Fall Getaways Near NYC

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Before the peak fall colors disappear and the east coast turns white, skip town and enjoy one of these nine getaways near NYC. From the Berkshires to Block Island and Portsmouth to Providence, we’ve reviewed the best places to eat, hike, sleep, relax, drink, bike, and absorb culture—all without needing a car.

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