Croquet on the lawn, take a hike in the Green Mountains of Vermont. Uncover your inner artist with a painting class, or simply stroll the streets of any bucolic New England town. Here, we have the best places to play - adults, children and families alike. Learn More!


Open the balcony doors to the clear blue Atlantic or sleep perched high atop the trees. No matter what your destination, we have unlocked the best places to stay for a romantic weekend, family getaway and places to bring pups too!

New England Weekender Vespa in Salisbury


Welcome Friends! My name is Nicole Goncalves and I am the founder of New England Weekender! For nearly a decade I was a furniture refinisher and antique dealer, now i’ve turned my sights to travel in New England and spend my free time writing about small businesses across the six-state region! I’m dedicated to sharing with you my favorite places to travel, as well as my favorite aspects of life in New England. 

For more information about me my website, click here.


Xo, Nicole