Two New Hampshire Towns Named Best Places to Visit in New England for 2023
Here in New England, we know we're lucky to live in one of the best parts of the country.
Over the years, countless studies have directed high praise towards our region. Last year, a WalletHub study announced the best small cities in the country, and eight New England towns made the list. Our area has also been highlighted for having some of the most magical winter wonderland towns, hottest zip codes in America, most underrated destinations in the country, and restaurants that made the New York Times' Restaurant List.
Now, a website called TravelAwaits has published this list of '11 Adorable New England Towns You'll Want to Visit in 2023', two of which are in New Hampshire. But which towns? The results may surprise you:
#1: Newmarket, New Hampshire
Yours truly considers Newmarket to be an underrated community that doesn't get the credit it deserves. It's got a charming and walkable downtown with restaurants and shops that are always fun to visit. TravelAwaits mentions this in their article, while also highlighting the nearby Heron Point Wildlife Sanctuary.
#2: Woodstock, New Hampshire
From sliding down an ice slide at the Ice Castles to leaf peeping on the Kancamagus Highway and wandering the Lost River Gorge & Boulder Caves, there are certainly cool things to see and do up in Woodstock. Besides the area's natural beauty, TravelAwaits highlights the ample hiking opportunities, along with the presence of Woodstock Inn Brewery.
Speaking of New Hampshire towns, here's a look at some of the best ones in the entire state, according to locals.