Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket


Let's Hit the Road: 11 U.S. Trips to Take Now

After a spring of hibernation, we are more than ready to get out and see the world. For many of us, that means jumping in the car and hitting the open road.

A Perfect Day In ... Martha’s Vineyard

A perfect day in Martha's Vineyard includes exploring down-island, with its charming towns, and up-island, with its ocean views and rugged cliffs.

Road Trip! Our Top 15 Scenic Drives

Certain destinations cry out to be explored by car. Here are 15 of our editors' favorite scenic drives, from the Amalfi Coast to the Oregon Coast and beyond.

7 Hotels With Guest-Only Spaces

Now that hotels have become so popular with non-guests, properties are offering another level of exclusivity with guest-only bars, restaurants and pools.

Indelible Memory: A Lighthouse at Land’s End

The best way to explore the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge is through a tour with The Trustees of Reservations, a Massachusetts nonprofit.

Where to Eat on Nantucket: Our Favorite Restaurants

The Nantucket dining scene as lively and varied as ever. At these five restaurants, settings range from beachside, to in-town romantic, to historic wharves.

Cisco Brewers: One Stop for Wine, Beer and Spirits in Nantucket

Cisco Brewers contains a distillery, winery and brewery in Nantucket. Offering food and outdoor seating, it's become somewhat of a beverage theme park.

Nantucket Hotel Discoveries

The population of Nantucket jumps in the summer, and property values are exorbitant, but the culture of the place remains. Here are two new hotels there.

Three Small but Engaging Nantucket Museums

Three small Nantucket museums are informative on many aspects of the island's rich heritage: whaling, basketmaking and its history of shipwrecks.

Newly Recommended Hotels in Nantucket

Andrew Harpers' travels took our writer to Nantucket, Massachusetts, where two intimate hotels of the Harper standard were found.

5 Seaside Escapes

Experience quintessential New England with a visit to one or more of these quaint towns and beaches.

Martha's Vineyard: My Favorite Inns

In many ways, Martha's Vineyard is a little world unto itself. Indeed, the 17,000 year-round residents like to say that they are "45 minutes from America," citing the time it takes for the ferry to cross from Woods Hole.

Arts and Crafts: Artisans Festivals

Drawn by the light, the landscape and its (out-of-season) tranquility, numerous artists and craftspeople have made the Vineyard their home.

Notable Restaurants & Cafés in Martha's Vineyard

Martha's Vineyard is not a sophisticated culinary destination, and with some exceptions — notably the inns — the restaurants tend to be simple.

8 Days in Boston and Cape Cod

A sample itinerary from the Andrew Harper Travel Office: 8 Days in Boston and Cape Cod, with day excursions to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.

Spring in New England

Dazzling fall foliage in Vermont and carefree Cape Cod summers are deservedly iconic, but many New Englanders consider spring to be the sweetest season.