According to Peter Greenberg, CBS Travel Correspondent and Guru, Los Angeles is the worst city for noise pollution in the U.S. And Forbes.com says, Boston owns the claim to fame for suffering the worst highway congestion in the nation. … Read more
For many, the dog days of summer refer to the end of summer when weather is warm and travelers scurry to fit in last minute getaways. Perhaps that means for Distinctive Inns of New England (DINE) innkeepers they work like … Read more
December is a gift-giving month. No matter how you celebrate the holidays, this is the month of giving. For many, the joy of giving exceeds that of receiving. It does for us at Distinctive Inns of New England (DINE), where … Read more
Once we turn the calendar to September and Labor Day passes, all eyes are on autumn. With kids back to school and football starting, it sure feels like the days of summer are waning. Yet with fall comes visions of … Read more
Up until today, the looming Brexit vote was more or less an abstraction for American travelers. Many thought of it as a preoccupation for those across the pond, but not anything we here in the states would need to worry … Read more
The famed Dr. Seuss, children’s book author and wisdom guru, would have celebrated his 112th Birthday this week. Few people have left such indelible wisdom as has he, bringing such simple yet meaningful acumen to life’s challenges and highlights. … Read more
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In a recent article in the AARP Bulletin entitled 10 Tips for Better Health author Nissa Simon suggested if your new year’s resolutions have you facing another rigorous regimen of diet and exercise, you’re bound to give up in less than a month. Instead, while the article suggested 10 healthy resolutions for better health we couldn’t help but notice that most of those ideas could be best achieved at any of the 11 Distinctive Inns of New England. The conclusion: combine a DINE getaway with getting healthy in the new year, and you’ve got the perfect way to stay committed to your resolution!
The Distinctive Inns of New England have made planning your vacation easy. If you're looking for romantic getaways, culinary or spa vacations simply visit the DINE package and special page online. There you'll find just about anything you might want from high adventure zip lining and off-road adventure packages to golf or dining packages.
Chances are you’ve wished at some point in your life you’d discover the secret to eternal youth. OK, it might not be fun to be 16 your whole life, but happy and healthy often tops the list of wishes when … Read more
Oh baby, it may still be cold outside, but inside you’ll find hot deals at Distinctive Inns of New England. Look for everything from great rates to hot dates at DINE member inns throughout New England. With special offers on … Read more
Sometimes the holidays bring out the best in people, yet the shopping quandary can also raise the ire of some not sure what to give this holiday season. What to get Grandma and Grandpa who want nothing, yet give lavishly? … Read more
The Camden Windjammer Festival takes place every year on Labor Day Weekend, and is a real celebration of this beautiful harbor on the Coast of Maine. Billed as the place where the mountains meet the sea, this is a really … Read more
Everyone has been hearing of people giving back in these troubled times.The evening news even has a segment on special things that individuals are doing to assist others with a little happiness in times of need.Now you can … Read more
Travel through Vermont’s green rolling hills until you reach nearly a mile before Quebec, Canada and you will discover one of Vermont’s coverts, Lake Memphremagog. Try and say that ten times fast. Newport, Vermont’s 27-mile fresh water glacial lake is … Read more