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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The Lure of the Lupines: 5 Spots for Photo Opps

  You could pretty much set your calendar to it.  When you see spikes of purple, pink, blue and white dotting the landscape you know it’s got to be June in the 603.  If you’re not sure where to go to photograph them, we’ve got a few ideas. https://youtu.be/sExxID0HGGM Head to Sugar Hill, Franconia and Bethlehem and you’re sure to spot the large showy spikes growing just about everywhere – near ponds, along roadsides and of course in fields. For the 1st photo opp  – we’re taking you to the field across from the Sunset Hill House  in Sugar Hill.  A wooden fence surrounds the area and there's a big ole maple tree right in the middle of the field, and of course lupines. Lots and lots of lupines. I’d say that combination pretty much adds up to picture perfect. Our 2nd stop is perhaps one of the most [...]

2019-06-21T15:57:02-04:00Tags: |
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#VisitNH: April’s 3 to See

We love when you share your #VisitNH moments with us…which is why we’re sharing this month’s most-liked posts with everyone else! Here’s what our Instagram followers loved in April. Please be sure to share your favorite NH moments with us and include #visitnh and #livefreenh! […]

2019-06-05T11:03:08-04:00Tags: |
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Earth Day 3 Ways

Celebrating Earth Day in New Hampshire is easy thanks to the vast variety of nature to experience. Plus, with spring in full bloom, the longer (and warmer) days are upon us, and April 22nd is just a good a day as any to explore the great outdoors. Here are just three of the many ways to spend Earth Day.  […]

2019-04-16T15:59:36-04:00
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