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vacation essentials for an easy luxurious summer weekend getaway this year, including cute dresses, overnight bags

12 Vacation Essentials for an Easy Luxurious Summer Weekend Getaway

Even if you can’t manage an epic journey this summer, you can still have a marvelous weekend away. And to make it even simpler, we’re sharing what to pack for a summer weekend trip – so all you’ll have to do it sit back and relax. If you’re wondering what to pack, our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 12 vacation essentials for an easy luxurious summer weekend getaway this year, including cute dresses, overnight bags and more.

a list of 10 immersive art installations worth seeing this Summer 2021 throughout the United States, including van Gogh in New York City.

10 Immersive Art Installations Sparking Joy and Wonder this Summer 2021

Why look at a painting on a museum wall when you could dive headfirst into it instead? That’s the idea behind the latest trend in visual art exhibits: the immersive art installation. From the Infinity Rooms of Yayoi Kusama to the Museum of Ice Cream, experiential art has been growing and expanding. And even the coronavirus pandemic didn’t stop it. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of 10 immersive art installations worth seeing this Summer 2021 throughout the United States, including van Gogh in New York City.

best Martha's Vineyard books

18 best novels and books right now about life on Martha’s Vineyard

What are the best Martha’s Vineyard books? Here are 18 of our favorite books – including novels, mysteries, island history and inside takes on the black community – that are either about or set on Martha’s Vineyard. If you’re wondering what to read before you visit Martha’s Vineyard – or how to recapture some of the glow after you return home – these are great places to start.