THE GETAWAY CAR: NEW YORK CITY to NEW HAMPSHIRE’S LAKES REGION

Friends from New York City were seeking summer adventures outside the big city. So they headed to New Hampshire's Lakes Region for fresh air, beautiful scenery and unforgettable experiences. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=84_6liWR49Q&feature=youtu.be Insta-worthy Summer Spots Breathtaking views are a thing in New Hampshire. Here are some stunning spots to snap selfies this summer in the Lakes Region! Unique Adventures to Try This Summer There are countless ways to soak up summer with your friends and family in New Hampshire's Lakes Region. Scroll through, get inspired and give these one-of-a-kind experiences a whirl.    

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NH According to…Jodi Picoult

You may recognize her from the New York Times bestseller list (with eight recent novels debuting at #1), from her books-turned-blockbuster films like My Sister’s Keeper and The Pact… or from hiking Moose Mountain and running errands in Hanover. Yes, world-famous author Jodi Picoult has been a resident of the Granite State for two decades now. Here, she tells us how the state influences her writing, why she and her family love calling NH home, and much more.  […]

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Experience a Seaside Botanical Garden and a Coastal Picnic too

  https://youtu.be/qPHpWS0lkLo As soon as you enter Fuller Gardens you’re greeted by an amazing abundance of beautiful blooms. Thousands of roses growing on the grounds – more than 1,500 bushes in all with more than 125 different varieties! Stroll around the grass pathways and take in the scent and captivating colors! Talk about a dazzling display of dahlia’s --- such an incredible variety! Check out the big bold dinnerplate dahlia! Spend some time in the conservatory – with more than 300 variety of cacti – there’s a lot to see inside. The Japanese Garden and koi pond is a must. Walk in through the tall trees and you immediately feel a sense of peacefulness. And on a hot day it's a nice shady reprieve from the sun. One of my fav spots was the front garden. A border of English perennials frames another section of rose bushes. Fountains and [...]

2019-08-13T13:22:19-04:00
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16 New Sights in the City of Keene

I’ve always had a particular fondness for the city of Keene.  Perhaps it’s because growing up in nearby Walpole, our family would travel to the “big city” to do our weekly grocery shopping, go out to dinner, or to  see a movie. Or, perhaps it’s because as an adult, I love the city’s Main Street (it's on USA Today’s list of Charming main streets across the US), lined with eclectic shops, great restaurants, a historic theatre and performance center, and cool coffee shops. Now, another reason to be enamored with the Elm City: a fantastic display of the city’s history in larger than life murals on buildings around downtown.   The murals were painted by the Walldogs. If you haven’t heard of them, they’re a group of professional sign  artists from all over the world. Each year, hundreds of these artists travel to one community to paint the town! The [...]

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How I Live Free: Able Ebenezer Brewing Company

  https://youtu.be/RZM7sBIlG3Q   After serving in the Army together, Mike Frizzelle and Carl Soderberg went their separate ways in 2011 — one to California and the other to New Hampshire. Though the distance didn’t stop them from working on a business plan together. But where would they build the brewery they envisioned? Ultimately, it was the “Live Free or Die” state that felt right. Today, Able Ebenezer Brewing Company crafts 1,000 barrels a year in Merrimack, New Hampshire, where friends can gather in the tap room to sip great beer and swap stories, watch a game or listen to live music. Why We Returned to New Hampshire The personality we bring to the business, the brand we have chosen and the message we want to communicate resonates here in New Hampshire better than anywhere else. When people think of craft beer from the “Live Free or Die” state, we [...]

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This or That: Classic NH Ice Cream Shoppes

Summer is the season where a long day’s end is best spent with a melting cone in your hand. It’s hard enough choosing a flavor, let alone which local creamery to visit, but here we highlight two of the Granite State’s most beloved and experienced stops you really can’t go wrong. […]

2019-07-08T16:07:13-04:00
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