Every tourist destination has its attractions. However, because every tourist is different, these attractions have greater or lesser value. In this series Gary gives his reasons for traveling to a particular place. Hopefully some of his thoughts will entice you to consider adding this particular place to your itinerary. The entire series is being categorized under the heading, “Spotlights.” You may find more information about these locations in the archives of this website, under headings such as, “Great Places,” “Things to Do in,” “Best of,” “Top 10” and “Places of a Lifetime.” In addition, there may be “Walking Tours” of these places available for purchase on the website for the low price of $1.49 each.
Come to North Conway NH for skiing in the winter, leaf-peeping in the fall, hiking and family activities in the summer, and lovely mountain scenery throughout the year. North Conway NH is the most popular base of operations for visits to the White Mountains and should be on everyone’s New England itinerary for at least the following reasons:
1. Covered Bridges are common features of the landscape in New Hampshire.
2. The Kancamagus Trail, one of New England’s most popular scenic drives, connects North Conway with Lincoln, NH.
3. Waterfalls and scenic walks to reach them abound in the White Mountain Region.
4. The village of North Conway is delightful to stroll, with its many shops and its tax-free prices.