Travel on the Side

Took a quick drive this afternoon to some rural areas outside of Manchester, New Hampshire. The fall colors are really pretty right now. Spotted some gorgeous colors in…well…some cemeteries. Is that...

Miller State Park near Peterborough, New Hampshire features a road to take you to the summit of Pack Monadnock (2,290 feet) where you’ll have great views of the Wapack Range. After...

Ahh, autumn…my favorite time of year. And the place to be is New England. After a morning trip to Flume Gorge, I was off for some leaf-peeping. First stop: Indian Head...

Franconia Notch State Park near Lincoln, New Hampshire features the beautiful Flume Gorge. What I like about this is that it wasn’t discovered until 1808 by a nearly 90-year old woman...

I set my alarm for 4:00am. I was not going to miss this sunrise. Drove from Manchester, New Hampshire to the seacoast at Hampton Beach. The usual raucous crowds were gone....

I love the good work that The Nature Conservancy does. One of those good works is the Manchester Cedar Swamp Preserve in Manchester, New Hampshire. Great place to go on a...

At 18 miles, New Hampshire has the shortest ocean coastline of any U.S. state. However, that 18 miles is beautiful and easy to explore. I started my morning in Hampton Beach,...

Drove up to Concord, the state capital of New Hampshire. Of course, New Hampshire is in the news every four years because of its first-in-the-nation presidential primary, which the state jealously...

The Currier Museum of Art in Manchester, New Hampshire features a great collection of European and American art–including works by Picasso, Monet, O’Keeffe, Edward Hopper, and a Mark di Suvero sculpture...

Manchester, New Hampshire is the largest city in the state and is an old mill town on the Merrimack River. With a nice, walkable downtown and plenty of bars and restaurants,...