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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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Castle Island, Despite Being Castle-less, is Still Amazing

Filed in Things To Do by on March 20, 2010 0 Comments
Castle Island, Despite Being Castle-less, is Still Amazing

For a moment today, I was determined to swim in Dorchester Bay. After a long bike ride from Allston in the seventy-degree heat, the bay was absolutely alluring, glistening in the late afternoon sun. Short, deep blue waves rippled toward the shore and, my T-shirt soaked through in back with sweat, I was tempted to […]

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