Day Trip From Boston: Salem, MA

It’s 92 degrees in May.  Summer has arrived early, it seems!  Desperate to get out of the city and be close to the water, but not wanting to battle the Cape traffic heading south, my husband and I head north to Salem. 

Boston’s SoWa Open Market

Looking to have a unique cultural experience during your stay in Boston?  Perhaps you would like to bring home a one of a kind piece from a local designer, or have lunch at one of the over 30 rotating food trucks? Look no further than this beautiful district in the South… Continue Reading


Navigating the Boston Marathon

The Boston Marathon is the world’s oldest annual marathon, and is considered one of the world’s best-known racing events. The Marathon, held every year on Patriots’ Day (the third Monday in April), attracts over 500,000 spectators, not to mention the 20,000+ souls who brave the course! Whether you are running… Continue Reading

Shipping off to Boston – St. Patrick’s Day style!

If you can’t make it to Ireland, consider St. Patrick’s Day in Boston — similar to Mardi Gras in New Orleans, or Cinco de Mayo in Mexico, THIS is the big party!  (Almost as exciting as opening day for the Red Sox!)  There’s plenty to do and see, and of course,… Continue Reading