Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire Travel Guide

Articles about Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

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Hotels in Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

Only three miles away from Portsmouth, this meticulously restored grand hotel first opened in 1874, on an Atlantic Ocean island called New Castle, just an hour north of Boston.

Restaurants in Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

"Lexie's is a little burger place with a great philosophy and an admirable commitment to cooking from scratch. Their burgers aren't the typically obscene American flesh bombs--you can have one with french fries, fried pickles, and beer and still stand up afterward.

Things to do in Portsmouth + Southern New Hampshire

Swing by Steve Boucher's Island Bike Rental in Northeast Harbor to rent a bike and learn the ins and outs of the island's paths.