United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 This is the right way to improve your body structure
  2. 2 Lead in me in the right direction for our first Hawaii trip
  3. 3 Visiting Kauai...NEXT week!!
  4. 4 Venice, CA area
  5. 5 Avis or Budget from LAX
  6. 6 Trip Report Rhode Island Get Away
  7. 7 New England Tour
  8. 8 Tahoe - Plumpjack Inn vs. Basecamp Hotel
  9. 9 NYC - Pastrami sandwich near library, Grand Central Station, St Patrick's
  10. 10 Colorado October 16-25, 2017
  11. 11 Pacific Grove/Carmel CA area
  12. 12 Blue Ridge Parkway/Great Smoky Mountains
  13. 13 Alaska 19 day itinerary - comments/opinions, please?
  14. 14 Visiting Kauai...NEXT WEEK!!
  15. 15 Please help us find a wonderful boutique hotel in the western U.S.
  16. 16 Trip Report Adirondacks trip repot
  17. 17 beach chair and umbrella rentals in carmel?
  18. 18 When will Key West be recovered from Irma?
  19. 19 CLT connection times, Charlotte
  20. 20 Grand Circle Trip from Ohio
  21. 21 Hotel location Albuquerque
  22. 22 Las Vegas in February - hotel recommendations please
  23. 23 Suggestions for Sedona and Grand Canyon
  24. 24 Botanical gardens on Maui, Hilo, and Kauai: how much do they differ?
  25. 25 Hotel Picks - Kauai
View next 25 » Back to the top

Need General Ideas For New England Trip Sept 2008

Jump to last reply

I love to plan vacations, and I'm starting to think about next year's trip to New England. We were going to go to Alaska but decided to postpone that for $$$ reasons. Anyway, the plan is to fly into Boston (cheap, non-stop flights from Orlando), rent a car, spend a couple of days with family in Bristol, RI, and a couple of days with more family near Bangor, ME, and sightsee in between.

We'll be going in September, 2008, for about 2 weeks. The exact days and length of stay are flexible, but we want to avoid the summer tourists and the leafpeepers as much as possible.

So I'm looking for suggestions of places to go in the area of Rhode Island, Maine, and parts in between. We do NOT like big cities so even though I like history I probably would rather avoid Boston. We do like nature, parks, the coast, fishing boats, mountains, small towns, local food and crafts, and so on. Easy hiking would be good - rock climbing would not be good.

Thanks in advance for any advice!

15 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement