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Combat the mid-winter doldrums with a mood-boosting getaway. We’ve rounded-up 7 hotels that offer plenty of amenities without requiring you to open your wallet too wide. If you’re concerned about planet earth as we forge into 2017, these properties are easy to reach without a car, so you may indulgently repose while keeping the carbon […]

Spend less time planning a getaway and more time enjoying one this winter. These delightful digs—including a bohemian retreat on Long Island, a historic B&B in Connecticut, a boutique Cambridge hotel and something new just across the river in New Jersey—offer affordable rates on the weekend (not just Sunday-Thursday) and easy car-free access from New […]

Beach, Bristol

In the summer, it can be impossible to find a beautiful beach near the city with a nice breeze and barely anyone there. Instead of turning to a bustling Long Island shore for a taste of the sea, consider these 10 easy car-free beach getaways, from Southport to Cape Elizabeth.

Saybrook Point Inn & Spa

Old Saybrook, one of the oldest towns on the Connecticut coast, has lured visitors over the years with its proximity to public beaches and conveniently located boat and yacht marinas, positioned where the Connecticut River meets the Long Island Sound. Not surprisingly, summer is the town’s busiest season. But warm weather pleasures aside, there’s plenty […]