Discovering the Shakers

With few visitors alongside him at Hancock Shaker Village, our editor discovers the innocence and idealism of a group dedicated to craftsmanship and equality.

A Relaxing Road Trip From New York

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.

Northeast Road Trip: Sights Along the Way

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

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.

Where to Go in 2020

Here are a few of the places -- some familiar, some unfamiliar -- that you will likely be hearing more about in the year to come.

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.

The Hideaway Report Celebrates 40 Years of Travel

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 Reopens After Multimillion-Dollar Renovation

Blantyre, one of the 12 remaining Gilded Age mansions in the Berkshires, just recently reopened its doors in Lenox after a multimillion-dollar renovation.

A Perfect Day In... Lenox, Massachusetts

Plan a trip to the Berkshires this summer to enjoy Lenox, a culturally rich Massachusetts town which strikes a balance between laidback and luxurious.

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.

Our Editors' 20 Favorite Hideaway Hotels

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 Restaurant Discoveries

Boston has long attracted innovative chefs, who are drawn by a long culinary tradition and the wealth of fine local ingredients, especially seafood.

Boston for Families: The New England Aquarium

When it opened in 1969, the New England Aquarium was not only a hit attraction, but also an architectural triumph.

The New Harvard Art Museums

In late 2014, three of Harvard’s notable museums were brought together in a beautiful new facility designed by Renzo Piano.

Beacon Hill Walking Tour

Our stay at XV Beacon gave me the chance to revisit one of the most beautiful urban enclaves in the country: Beacon Hill.

Boston: Back Bay to Beacon Hill

Boston is one of those cities that strikes a pleasing balance between size, manageability and richness of metropolitan pleasures.

Newly Recommended Hotels: Galápagos & Boston

Three new luxury hotels are recommended this month, including a resort in the Galápagos Islands and hotels in Boston, Massachusetts.

5 Seaside Escapes

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

Staff-Favorite Holiday Travel Destinations

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.

5 Favorite Inspiring Art Destinations

Here, we take a closer look at five inspiring destinations worldwide with histories steeped in art and literature.

Inspiring Art Destinations: Berkshires, Massachusetts

Home to myriad art, theater, dance, music, film and historic sites, the Berkshires’ reputation for word-class culture is well-deserved.

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.

Five Favorite New England Inns

With the arrival of spring, our thoughts invariably turn to the dune-fringed coastline, wooded hills and idyllic villages of New England.

10 Things a Visitor Must Do or See in Boston

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).

Reader Survey 2012 Top Food and Wine Resorts

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