·  Adamstown, Pennsylvania
   Hunting for Amish antiques.

·  Ananda Ashram, Catskills
   Strike a pose at this yoga retreat.

·  Anusara, Catskills
   Strike a pose at this yoga retreat.

·  Bare Boat Sailing, Newport, Rhode Island
   On sail now.

·  Brandywine River, Pennsylvania
   Pack a lunch and strat paddling.

·  Brimfield, Massachusetts
   A crash course on conquering the flea market.

·  Cape Cod, Massachusetts
   A converted lighthouse brightens the island.

·  Cape May, New Jersey
   Time-traveling to the Victorian Jersey shore.

·  Cruise to Nowhere
   Now boarding.

·  Cucina Casalinga in Wilton, Connecticut
   A kitchen where you can make it like Mario.

·  Dai Bosatsu Zendo, Catskills
   An enlightening Japanese monastery.

·  Elat Chayyim, Catskills
   A Jewish spiritual retreat.

·  The Equinox in Manchester, Vermont
   Like your golf postcard-pretty? Tee up here.

·  Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen, New York
  Getting down on the farm upstate.

·  Grafton Farmhouse, Vermont
   Strike a pose at this yoga retreat.

·  Greig Farm in Red Hook, New York
   Berry and apple picking plus more.

·  Gurney's Inn
   An oceanside spa in Montauk.

·  Hamptons Inns
   Where should you stay? Our top 10 picks.

·  Hawk Mountain, Pennsylvania
   Spy at our fine feathered friends.

·  Home Hill Inn, New Hampshire
   Nourishment for the soul at a magnifique inn.

·  Hyatt Chesapeake Bay, Maryland
   Once a psychaitric hospital, now a golfer's paradise.

·  Ithaca, New York
   Waterfalls and wineries upstate.

·  Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
   So fun, it's murder.

·  Karma Triyana Dharmachakra, Woodstock
   A taste of Tibet.

·  Kripalu, Berkshires
   Strike a pose at this yoga retreat.

·  Long Beach Island, New Jersey
   Sand Castle B&B is a low-key beach haven.

·  Manchester, Vermont
   Keep it reel with a little fly-fishing.

·  Nantucket
   Prep talk: going native on nantucket.

·  Northfork, New York
   Picnicking out on Long Island.

·  Omega Institute, Hudson Valley
   Strike a pose at this yoga retreat.

·  Onteora Mountain House in the Catskills, New York
   An elevated manor nestled in the hills upstate.

·  Philadelphia
   What's hot in the city this year.

·  Phillips' Mill, Pennsylvania
   In Pennsylvania's Buck County lies an Anglophile's dream.

·  Pittsburgh
   What's hot in the city this year.

·  Rhinebeck, New York
   Strap on a helmut and goggles and go flying.

·  The Sagamore in Lake George, NY
   For nostalgic golfers who dream of Argyle.

·  Sandanona Shooting Grounds in Millbrook, New York
   Play country squire and taking aim at clays.

·  Saratoga Springs, New York
   Playing the ponies at the track.

·  The Seaview Marriott in Galloway, New Jersey
   A lot of golf's history was made on these greens.

·  Shelter Island, New York
   Exploring the island's scenic inlets by kayak.

·  Spa at Norwich Inn
   Sweat your way to happiness.

·  Stowe, Vermont
   Tennis, anyone?

·  Tanglewood, Massacusetts
   After the concert, hit the high note at local hotels.

·  Villa at Saugerties, Ulster County
   A mountain retreat where less is more.


·  Arts Festivals
Performers take to the hills during the summer; so should you.

·  Atlantic City, New Jersey
   Four golf courses worth the gamble.

·  Berkshires, Massachusetts
   Porches Inn is a new gem.

·  Brandywine, Pennsylvania
   Art-inspiring landscapes down on the farm.

·  Catskills, New York
   Indulge in Colonial splendor at the Emerson.

·  Chester, Connecticut
   The new River Tavern is worth the trip.

·  Cold Spring, New York
   Shopping is just one of many outdoor sports here.

·  Erie Canal, New York
   Take a European-style cruise.

·  Escape to New York
   Some of the best getaways are in your own backyard.

·  Greenwich, Connecticut
   A newly renovated 200-year-old inn just 45 minutes away.

·  Lambertville, New Jersey
   Flea markets and fish markets are the draw.

·  Lancaster, Pennsylvania
   Hitting the slow lane in Amish Country.

· Lenox, Massachusetts
   Find your spirit at Kripalu Center.

·  New Paltz, New York
   Learn to speak the language.

·  Milford, Pennsylvania
   The charming Pine Hill Farm lies just outside this historic town.

·  Newport, Rhode Island
   Learn the not-so-ancient art of kitesurfing.

·  Newtown, Connecticut
   Road food finds.

·  Philadelphia
   You'd rather be here, at Rittenhouse Square.

·  Portland, Maine
   New direct train service opens up a shoreline.

·  Red Hook, New York
   Eat well and shop smart.

·  Sail Away
These four tall ships will put you up, feed you, and teach you about the age of sail.

·  Shawangunks, New York
   It's all uphill from here.

·  Spectator Sports
   Make a weekend out of watching others do the heavy lifting.

·  Spring Lake, New Jersey
   For a classic beach vacation, try this sleepy town.

·  West Point, New York
   Support the troops at this legendary academy.

·  Washington, DC
   A shot of authenticity for video-soaked kids.

·  Westerly, Rhode Island
   Shelter Harbor is a classic New England inn.


·  Adirondacks
   Amid the highest peaks, a glittering treasure.

·  Amagansett
   The personal touch at a family-friendly B&B.

·  Block Island
   Hamptons-style charm, without the traffic.

·  Boston
   From the patriotic past to the trendy present.

·  Cape Cod
   Full-service resorts are rare but not extinct.

·  Killington
   New York's hometown slopes.

·  Lake Placid
   Get snowed in at the Mirror Lake Inn.

·  Litchfield County, Connecticut
   Luxury spa meets English country manor.

·  Long Beach Island
   Where New Jersey forsakes Camaros and Bon Jovi.

·  Monhegan Island, Maine
   Splendid isolation on a pristine coast.

·  Mystic, Connecticut
   A seventeenth-century maritime village.

·  New Hampshire
   Stop and shop in Mt. Washington Valley.

·  New Haven
   See the next Broadway hits... before they hit the Great White Way.

·  Niagara-on-the-Lake
   A quaint Canadian B&B and no wax museums.

·  Northampton, Massachusetts
   The ultimate biker heaven.

·  Penobscot Bay, Maine
   Hole up in a 1907 lighthouse.

·  Philadelphia
   A cross-cultural New Year's Eve for the whole family.

·  Portland, Maine
   A surprising new foodie mecca.

·  Provincetown
   Off-season cheer, day into night.

·  Shelter Island
   Alt.Hampton: calmer, cooler, and less crowded.

·  Washington D.C.
   Capital sights and a nifty trolley tour.

·  Woodstock
   It doesn't have to mean sleeping in a VW.