The Thrifty New England Traveler is a blog of VisitingNewEngland.com, the travel site for New England.

2018 Enchanted Village: Christmas Magic at Jordan’s Furniture in Avon, Mass.

2018 Enchanted Village: Christmas Magic at Jordan’s Furniture in Avon, Mass.

One of the greatest Christmas gifts anyone could give to us New Englanders is the return of the legendary Enchanted Village Christmas Display at Jordan’s Furniture in Avon MA. The 2018 Enchanted Village starts on Nov. 17 and runs through…

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Just Got Back From: the Hidden Side of Western Massachusetts

Just Got Back From: the Hidden Side of Western Massachusetts

The Berkshire Mountains of Western Massachusetts receive a lot of travel attention and rightfully so — the mountains, rolling hills, lakes, picture-perfect towns and plenty of culture make for appealing destinations. The Berkshires’ popularity, however, takes away from some other…

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Why Waterfront Park in Burlington, Vt. is a Must-Visit Destination

Why Waterfront Park in Burlington, Vt. is a Must-Visit Destination

Burlington, Vt., is a lively city, given its prominent college town genes and  Church Street Marketplace, a four-block outdoor pedestrian shopping and dining mall with so many good restaurants, independent shops and great historical character in its diverse architecture. What…

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Seafood, Sunsets and Soda Fountain in Warren, Rhode Island

Seafood, Sunsets and Soda Fountain in Warren, Rhode Island

Warren, Rhode Island, is an underrated historic small New England coastal town with narrow streets and a wide variety of things to do. For brevity’s sake, let’s start with three must-visit family-friendly destinations in this charming, unpretentious community… Blount Clam…

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Why You Should Visit Castle Island in South Boston, Mass.

Why You Should Visit Castle Island in South Boston, Mass.

Boston, Mass., tourists are drawn to the bustle of the city, given all its well-preserved history, modern amenities, dining scene, arts and culture and about a million other things.  For those that need a temporary escape with lots of green…

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