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Three Things You Should Do While Visiting Boston

Filed in Things To Do, Tourism by on July 18, 2010 0 Comments
Three Things You Should Do While Visiting Boston

Having passed through Boston only a few weeks ago, I can tell you that there are several fun and interesting experiences to be had in that beautiful city. Whether you are passing through on business or you find yourself making your way there for leisure, it’s a good idea to do your research on what […]

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Boston HarborFest – 6 Days Of Entertainment

Filed in Local Events, Things To Do, Tourism by on June 27, 2010 0 Comments
Boston HarborFest – 6 Days Of Entertainment

Preparing for the July 4th weekend the focus in Boston usually revolves around the Boston Pops and the Fireworks celebration on the Esplanade.  It is easy to forget that Boston HarborFest is also taking place and this year it is celebrating it’s 29th year of bringing colonial and maritime history alive.   As we commemorate […]

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New England Staycations Still a Great Option

Filed in Featured, Local Events, Things To Do, Tourism by on June 17, 2010 0 Comments
New England Staycations Still a Great Option

Under the sponsorship of WROR the See New England Festival will be taking place Saturday June, 19th from 10am to 5 pm. This appears to only be the second year of the festival which takes place on Boston’s City Hall Plaza. In 2009 there definitely was a move away from more expensive air travel to […]

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South Boston’s Castle Island – More Than a Fort

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South Boston’s Castle Island – More Than a Fort

South Boston’s Fort Independence is a great attraction for those visiting Boston but Castle Island is much more than the fort.  Since I was a child Castle Island has been a great place to go and reflect on life looking out onto the ocean. It is also great for catching a glimpse of airplanes as […]

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Visit Boston’s Old StateHouse and Relive History

Visit Boston’s Old StateHouse and Relive History

Unless you are a tourist Boston’s Old State House may not always pop out at you as the historic monument it is.  Housing both the Old State House Museum and the Bostonian Society it is a must visit for both tourists and native Bostonians alike.  I have lived here all my life and did not […]

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Boston Buzzing on Mother’s Day Weekend

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Boston Buzzing on Mother’s Day Weekend

My family and I played tourists in Boston this weekend in celebration of my Mother’s Day Activities.  I hadn’t noticed so many things happening at the same time each year but it seemed like with a Trolley Tour Guide giving me the scoop we had so many options at our disposal. We started Sunday morning […]

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Boston Swan Boats Kick Off The 2010 Season

Filed in Things To Do, Tourism by on April 21, 2010 0 Comments
Boston Swan Boats Kick Off The 2010 Season

This past weekend the Swan Boats opened up their 2010 season.  Though Saturday was not that warm or sunny it brings us ever closer to the warmer weather. If you are from the Boston area the odds are high that you have been on the Swan Boat ride.  I remember being taken their on some […]

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