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Carnaval winter festival comes to Maine

The event, to be held in Portland Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, is inspired by the wildly popular Carnaval de Quebec and is the first of its kind in Maine in more than 100 years.


An amateur and his bike take on the Alps

Can a nonathletic, misanthropic writer survive a week biking in the Alps surrounded by strangers?


By car, train, plane, and ferry: 4 long weekend winter getaways

We’ve come up with four excursions for every type of traveler, from those who like to hop in the car for a short road trip to those who prefer to take a quick flight for an escape further afield.

Fly by night: Exploring the secretive world of owls

When we saw that Mass Audubon’s Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary in Natick was offering Owl Prowl Adventures Under the Moon, we decided to sign up.


The world of ‘Never Caught’

Portsmouth, N.H., once gave refuge to George Washington’s runaway slave.


You know what’s healthy? The wellness travel industry

It’s now the fastest growing segment of the travel industry, growing more than twice as fast as tourism overall.