While technically, we have not quite started summer according to the calendar, ask any traveler or innkeeper at Distinctive Inns of New England (DINE) and all eyes are on summer vacations. This is especially true this year after three long … Read more
No aspects of travel will be quite the same in the aftermath of the Coronavirus…whenever the aftermath arrives. In the meantime, the entire travel industry is scrambling to re-open safely and carefully, including the 11 Distinctive Inns of New England… Read more
Last week we talked about how AAA had declared a 12-year low for gas prices at the beginning of the summer. Since this is the summer for road trips, we’re exploring all the fun one-tank inn-to-inn romantic escapes. In Part … 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
Last week our blog took us to some of the best porches for the newest sport in DINE country – porch sitting. If you missed it then, click here to learn all about this new pursuit which we help you … Read more
From time to time, we like referencing other blogs. We thought this one was a particularly good one, helping you to prepare for your next DINE getaway. Coming to us from TravelingMom.com, this advice will help you to prepare
We took you on an armchair walk down our garden memory lane, offering a peek into spring gardens throughout DINE inns in last week’s blog article. This week, we’ll continue the tour in an effort to continue getting you … Read more
As we approach the most colorful season of the year, and the leaves begin to change to their fall wardrobe, we at Distinctive Inns of New England are sporting a new look too! In case you have not visited DistinctiveInns.com … Read more
When we in DINEcountry consider the kinds of travelers we appeal to, we’re often surprised to find that more and more younger travelers are being attracted to our 11 distinctive inns. While Baby Boomer travelers still represent the lion’s share of those who choose inns and B&Bs over hotels and vacation rentals, we're realizing that our 11 inns have increasing appeal to the millennial traveler.
I scream you scream we all scream for ice cream especially in July as the country celebrates National Ice Cream month. Throughout DINE country guests of the 11 Distinctive Inns of New England are enjoying the sweet life with some cool creamy treats. From ice cream tours to homemade ice cream served for dinner, you’ll find scrumptious ice cream treats on the breakfast and dinner table at DINE inns.
While we're hoping that your long July 4th weekend can be spent at one of the 11 Distinctive Inns of New England, we know that for some July 4th means backyard picnics and community fireworks displays! As Tropical Storm Arthur bears down on the Coastal parts of DINEcountry, we're keeping our fingers crossed that no matter if you're inside or outside, your July 4th weekend will be sunny, bright and red, white and blue!