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A Chocolate Lover’s Tour of Boston

A Chocolate Lover’s Tour of Boston February 4, 2012 | What's New | Read More
Courtesy of Boston's Original Chocolate Tour Imagine a day filled exploring Boston landmarks while sampling some of the best desserts the city has to offer. Indulge your inner chocolate lover  on Boston’s Original Chocolate Tour. This three stop, three hour trolley adventure is by far one...

Bar Snacks are Better at backbar

Bar Snacks are Better at backbar January 24, 2012 | Food, Nightlife, What's New | Read More
Photo by Strohm-Herman The walk from the alleyway, through the door featuring the handmade 81/2 x 11 sign that simply says backbar, down the elementary school-esque hallway and through the unmarked door into the dimly lit room buzzing with cool had me sketched out until I was met by the smiling face...

Legal Harborside: Boston’s Reservation to Have

Legal Harborside: Boston’s Reservation to Have September 16, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Courtesy of cherrylet/flickr Opened this spring, Legal Harborside , Floor 1, is not about the food; it is all about the atmosphere. The minimalist decor of this industrial looking space has a panoramic view of Boston’s fish pier. Sitting outside, on a warm summer night, I watched the place fill...

$50 Day in Boston

$50 Day in Boston September 7, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
It is not often stated, but Boston is a great walking city that has been made even greater by the creation of the Harborwalk and Greenway.  If you have $50 to spend on one day in Boston and want to make the most of it, put on your walking shoes and start early. Begin your day on Newbury Street. Start...

Things to Do in Boston for Father’s Day

Things to Do in Boston for Father’s Day June 18, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Dads are tricky. They have everything they need, and insist all they want is your precious company. If you’re spending Father’s Day in Boston though, there are plenty of ways to spend your Sunday with your dear old man that might grab his attention. But, dads are a diverse sort, and they range from...

Fourth of July Events in Boston

Fourth of July Events in Boston June 18, 2011 | What's New | Read More
In a historic city where people like Paul Revere, Benjamin Franklin, and Samuel Adams all have their roots, there’s no question that the Fourth of July gets done in style. Boston kicks off Independence Day like it’s the Superbowl, and travelers can expect plenty of street food, outdoor concerts,...

Dog-friendly Hotels in Boston

Dog-friendly Hotels in Boston June 18, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
In shops, on sidewalks, and in subways, you’ll see quite a few people alongside their furry friends. A fairly dog-friendly city, Boston opens its doors to dogs in its dog parks and even restaurant patios, so bring your pooch with you the next time you visit, and stay in one of these ultra-chic and...

Free Summer Concerts in Boston

Free Summer Concerts in Boston June 18, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Three things define summer: warm weather, the outdoors, and fun, and you can find all three of them at a free concert. Boston has three major outdoor areas that become sunny stages, and their musical schedules have just hit the press. Whether you’re looking for golden oldies, classical symphony, or...

Farmer’s markets in Boston

Farmer’s markets in Boston May 26, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
All hail the rise of farmer’s markets! There are plenty of little symbolic occurrences in this town that signify summer is just around the corner. The first is going two weeks without rain (we’re almost there), the second is patio seating (despite the rain). Last but not least, we love our farmer’s...

Unlikely places in Fenway and Kenmore Square

Unlikely places in Fenway and Kenmore Square May 24, 2011 | Food, Hotels, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Photo by walknboston The Fenway and Kenmore Square are is a big draw for visitors during the summer, and for good reason. Aside from being the hub of Red Sox Nation, the neighborhood is also between Back Bay – the metropolitan center of Boston, and Brookline – a cozier, more residential neighborhood...
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