With few visitors alongside him at Hancock Shaker Village, our editor discovers the innocence and idealism of a group dedicated to craftsmanship and equality.
Our editor hits the open road for a tour of the rural Northeast. He visits hotels in the Litchfield Hills, the Berkshires, the Hudson Valley and the Catskills.
Here are a few of the places we explored on our road trip through the Litchfield Hills, the Berkshires, the Hudson Valley and the Catskills.
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.
Here are a few of the places -- some familiar, some unfamiliar -- that you will likely be hearing more about in the year to come.
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.
Our founder promised to travel incognito, pay his own expenses and find hideaways with character and great service. Forty years later our values are the same.
Blantyre, one of the 12 remaining Gilded Age mansions in the Berkshires, just recently reopened its doors in Lenox after a multimillion-dollar renovation.
Plan a trip to the Berkshires this summer to enjoy Lenox, a culturally rich Massachusetts town which strikes a balance between laidback and luxurious.
The best way to explore the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge is through a tour with The Trustees of Reservations, a Massachusetts nonprofit.
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 contains a distillery, winery and brewery in Nantucket. Offering food and outdoor seating, it's become somewhat of a beverage theme park.
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 Nantucket museums are informative on many aspects of the island’s rich heritage: whaling, basketmaking and its history of shipwrecks.
Andrew Harpers' travels took our writer to Nantucket, Massachusetts, where two intimate hotels of the Harper standard were found.
The Hideaway Report’s team of editors travels far and wide, uncovering the most distinctive hotels in the world. Here are their top 20 hideaway hotels.
Boston has long attracted innovative chefs, who are drawn by a long culinary tradition and the wealth of fine local ingredients, especially seafood.
When it opened in 1969, the New England Aquarium was not only a hit attraction, but also an architectural triumph.
In late 2014, three of Harvard’s notable museums were brought together in a beautiful new facility designed by Renzo Piano.
Our stay at XV Beacon gave me the chance to revisit one of the most beautiful urban enclaves in the country: Beacon Hill.
Boston is one of those cities that strikes a pleasing balance between size, manageability and richness of metropolitan pleasures.
Three new luxury hotels are recommended this month, including a resort in the Galápagos Islands and hotels in Boston, Massachusetts.
Experience quintessential New England with a visit to one or more of these quaint towns and beaches.
Whether you’re gathering the whole family or looking forward to a few days of peace and quiet, the holiday season is ripe for making memories.
Here, we take a closer look at five inspiring destinations worldwide with histories steeped in art and literature.
Home to myriad art, theater, dance, music, film and historic sites, the Berkshires’ reputation for word-class culture is well-deserved.
Drawn by the light, the landscape and its (out-of-season) tranquility, numerous artists and craftspeople have made the Vineyard their home.
With the arrival of spring, our thoughts invariably turn to the dune-fringed coastline, wooded hills and idyllic villages of New England.
Boston is saturated with the history of the Republic: 19 million visitors make the pilgrimage to Faneuil Hall every year, making it the fourth most popular attraction in the country, well ahead of Disney World in Orlando (visited by a mere 17 million).