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What We Do

We offer the most complete unbiased and useable travel information available anywhere.

Each Destination Profile Includes

Destination Overview

  • Getting There
  • When to Go
  • Getting Around
  • General Accommodation & Dining Information
  • General Information on Things to Do

Where to Stay:

The top 3-5 best hotels, inns and B&Bs with specific room recommendations and pictures.

We seek out the places that are a cut above the norm and award them an Excellent, Special Occasion or Hall of Fame designation. These are special places that will enhance your romantic weekend getaway and maybe provide some memories that won't soon be forgotten. For more information, read Our Criteria.

Where to Dine:

The top 3-5 best restaurants with specific table recommendations and pictures.

These are not ordinary restaurants, they are in fact, extraordinary in their own way. We won't overwhelm you with choices. Just give you the best ones. For more information, read Our Criteria.

Things to Do:

The best things to do, where to do them and with whom to do them.

So often people go somewhere and stumble around trying to determine what there is to do and where to do it. We tell you precisely what you need to know so you don't waste any time. We visit the sights and take the tours. If you like to bike we tell you where to rent one and the best routes. We'll tell you the best two or three museums or tours, the best golf course, where to rent a boat, who to call for a fishing charter, where the best shopping is and so much more. You'll know what you want to do and where to do it before you ever get there.

Good To Know:

Highlights the "best" of each destination

To really get the most out of your weekend getaway, you need to experience the destination like a local."Good to Know, Good to Go" answers the burning questions of our time...where to get the best burger, the best breakfast, the best martini…where to go after dinner, best place to watch the sunrise or sunset, best place to while away a rainy day, best outdoors dining, best lunch spot with a view, where to go to get pampered and much more.

Special Things:

Little known romantic activities.

This BestWeekends Exclusive uncovers special things to see, do or experience on your weekend getaway that you won't find in any guide book; a special place to enjoy your morning coffee and watch the sun rise, a romantic cove for a private picnic, a torch lit sleigh ride through the meadows to a secluded restaurant, a dinner train ride reminiscent of the Orient Express and more based on the special things we find in each individual location. To understand how we make our selections, read Our Criteria.

Photo Scrapbook:

Get a feel for a destination with a dazzling display of pictures.

Weekend Planner:

Provides phone numbers and all available website addresses for all recommendations. Plus, an easy to use weekend planner.

Reservation Assistance:

For travel, hotel, restaurants, and activities. Please note that a fee of $75 is charged for personal travel assistance.