Looking to escape the big city this fall? You don’t have to go far from Boston to find one of the best small-town getaways in the country.
Manchester, Vt., about three-and-a-half hours northwest of Boston, was named one of the seven best “off the beaten trail” small towns for a fall getaway in a new list published by Travel + Leisure..
Tucked not far from the southwest corner of Vermont, Manchester, with views of the Taconic and Green mountain ranges, is an ideal place to enjoy the fall foliage, Travel + Leisure said. Hiking is also a must — Manchester contains part of the country’s oldest long-distance trail, the 272-mile Long Trail, which snakes through the entire state.
Want to soak up the last of the sun? Head to the Seven Springs Garden and Sculpture Park to peruse the outdoor art, the Equinox Valley Nursery to pick out