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17 Charming Hideaways Far From Crowds in the Northeast USA

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 12.16.2016 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Each of these 17 getaways from Virginia to Maine revolve around a charming inn or B&B that, though not excessively opulent, will nevertheless soothe your soul, be it through views, food, art, innkeepers or all of the above.

A Walk to the Cliffs

Heather Gillis-Harris | Posted 11.30.2016 | Impact
Heather Gillis-Harris

My son Dexter and I took a walk on my mom's property in northern New Hampshire this past Thanksgiving. There are cliffs that sit high atop her 100 acres of land that I have never climbed to. This is where my mother wants her ashes scattered.

13 Smashing Attractions in Western Maine's Lake and Forest Region

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 11.16.2016 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

12. Drive Route 113 South from Gilead. This undulating mountain and river road is closed in winter, which gives you some idea of how rustic it is. But this kind of rustic is mind-blowing in September and October when the canopies of trees flame into color.

Eighteen Campy and Cool Spots in the White Mountains of New Hampshire: Kitsch Them While You Can

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 09.11.2016 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Though not quite "offbeat" or unsung, many attractions here are in private hands, and have been for generations - a rarity in the increasingly corporate world of tourism.

In Defense Of The Older Parent

Dan Szczesny | Posted 01.11.2015 | Parents
Dan Szczesny

I'm not a young man. I have 20 years of experience, education and hard knocks behind me. I paid my dues and now my kids will benefit because I'll be able to spend more time with them, instead of hitting the salt mines every day to make ends meet.

'Country Road, Take Me Home'

Christi Guthrie | Posted 12.23.2014 | Travel
Christi Guthrie

"Glamping" is what I am told by my closet friends that I did this past weekend. Apparently, it is camping glamorously! If that is what it is, then that is indeed what I did!

Isaiah Cooper Shares Life On The Appalachian Trail

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 09.02.2014 | Green

Vine user Isaiah Cooper posted his first trail Vine when he started a thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail four months ago. Since then he's entertained ...

Miami Revelers in 7 Degrees Fahrenheit?

Heidi Legg | Posted 03.03.2014 | Miami
Heidi Legg

For almost a decade, a gathering of Miami families led by patriarch Ralph Penalver and his wife Ana, includes his three brothers and additional families and friends.

PHOTOS: 5 Adventures Perfect For Fall

Shermans Travel | Posted 12.05.2012 | Travel
Shermans Travel

Each of these fall travel adventures selected by the ShermansTravel team is bound to give you a one-of-a-kind perspective on the bold waves of crimson, fiery-orange and golden hues that sweep the country at this time of year.

There Are Always Eyebrow Tattoos

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 10.08.2012 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

I know that scar will remind me that as I get older, each bump, fall or accident makes me a little bit more cautious and afraid, and I have to fight against that.

PHOTOS: 10 Colorful Spring Festivals Worth The Trip

George Hobica | Posted 05.26.2012 | Travel
George Hobica

It's time for festivals that celebrate both flowers and the season in general.

The Ultimate Winter Adventure? Think New Hampshire, Not Tibet

Peter Mandel | Posted 03.18.2012 | Travel
Peter Mandel

"Since we cannot count on 100% reliable transportation," said the flyer mailed to me in advance, "You must be in good physical condition so that you can hike to safety ... in rugged weather conditions with energy-sapping cold, chilling and buffeting winds and through deep drifted snow." I was ready.

Cherishing The Memory of Bad Vacations

Holly Robinson | Posted 01.14.2012 | Travel
Holly Robinson

The old mayor's widow, dressed in black with her gray hair coming loose in a fountain from her bun, helped direct us, screaming at all of the village men to move their scooters out of our way.

Memorial for Social Activist Betty Millard (1911-2010)

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Betty Millard of Chicago, a long-time social activist had danced with Zhou Enlai after the Chinese Revolution and then was called to testify as a host...