Of America's four seasons, fall might have the most star power. There are 24-hour toll-free hotlines to keep you informed of nature's progress, and even webcams pointed at maples and aspens to report daily changes in leaf color.
Kennebunkport, Maine belongs to an elite circle of New England havens that require no introduction among seasoned travelers. Still, there's one week when the seaside hamlet's treasures get a chance to shine even brighter than normal.
k. Another nod to Okemo is their superior ski area food, from Asian at the summit, Waffles on the slopes, to woodfired flatbreads, signature martinis and s'mores by the fire for the kids at Coleman Brook Tavern