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    Default First time in an RV - first time to the USA - New England trip suggestions please!


    We're picking up our RV in Boston in mid September and have 8 days to travel round New England. We're racking our brains as there is so much to see to see and do. We know we're probably too early for the foliage but do want to see some stunning countryside but also want to see the coast. Any suggestions would be appreciated.



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    Mar 2005
    Tucson, AZ

    Default Some of the Best...

    Welcome aboard the RoadTrip America Forums!

    Over the tears we've responded to a number of requests for the 'best' of New England, so check out these previous discussions. Yes, I'm afraid you'll be a few weeks early for the peak of fall foliage, but on the other hand, the cool fall weather will be there while the tourists won't. Enjoy.


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    I did this last August. Here are a few things to try to get to:

    Head north from Boston to Maine. Visit Portland. It's a great city. While you are in the area you can visit Old Orchard Beach as well. Go west into New Hampshire and find the Kancamagus highway and Mount Washington. You might be able to see a little foliage at the highest elevations. The Kanc is an epic stretch of road that is just mountains and woods and plenty of places to stop and take pictures on the side of the road. It's part of the White Mountains National Forest. We also visited Manchester, NH, Burlington, VT, and Montpelier, VT. The interstate that runs the length of New Hampshire, Interstate 93, has unbelievable views.

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