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Weekend Getaway in Portland Maine

Guide to a weekend getaway in Portland, Maine

By Very Local Staff | May 13, 2022

Catch your very own lobsters, sample donuts and oysters, and take a selfie with Bigfoot in this booming New England seaport.

Guide to a Weekend Getaway in The Berkshires

By Mary Staes | May 2, 2022

Tune into our episode of “Eat Play Stay” in The Berkshires, Massachusetts, for an outdoor getaway just two hours from Boston. Berkshire East Mountain Resort Start your getaway with a trip to Berkshire East Mountain Resort, offering skiing, adventure tourism and lodging. Catch a ride on the Thunderbolt Mountain Coaster, a short, 15-minute scenic journey […]

newport rhode island

Guide to a weekend getaway in Newport, R.I.

By Very Local Staff | April 19, 2022

Catch the perfect sunset after learning to sail or riding the rails. Devour a cheeseboard al fresco, sip on a cool drink poolside, or slide into a booth at a classic Italian restaurant. This is Newport.

Cape Cod

Guide to a Weekend Getaway in Cape Cod

By Very Local Staff | April 14, 2022

Let a naughty mermaid be your guide to a finger-licking, dune-humping, lobster-rolling, ghost-hunting good time in this charming and historic seaside community.

Guide to a Weekend Getaway in Salem

By Very Local Staff | April 4, 2022

Meet real witches, eavesdrop on a psychic reading and indulge your sweet tooth at America’s oldest candy company. The magic happens in Salem, Massachusetts.

Guide to a Weekend Getaway in Gloucester

By Very Local Staff | March 31, 2022

Discover a death-defying party trick, an ill-mannered seagull, and the origins of the saying “know the ropes.” This historic fishing town is Gloucester, Massachusetts.