Whether it’s the dog days of summer or a bone-chilling winter, sometimes you just need to get away from Boston. Sometimes a quick day trip—even if it’s one of the best day trips from Boston—won’t do, so here is a list of easy options for a weekend getaway. Once you’re back in town, keep the good times going by checking out the best Boston attractions, best free things to do in Boston, and best museums in Boston. Need more fun ideas? Check out our guides to the best live music in Boston and the best restaurants in Boston.
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