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Free Boston Museum Tickets

Boston is a city known for its historical and educational endeavors, so it’s not surprising that there are a plethora of museums to visit while in Boston or to enjoy as a local. If you want to explore in wallet-friendly ways, check out these current museum admission deals for free or… Continue Reading

Great Kids Activities in Boston

Below is a guest post from Keara, one of Boston’s biggest (little) fans.  At thirteen, Keara shares her perspective on activities in Boston as a kid. I’m Keara, and I’m thirteen. I first moved to Boston when I was ten, and everyone told me how interesting it was going to… Continue Reading

 

Making The Most out of Memorial Day without leaving The Hub

When over 27 inches of snow blanketed the Boston area during the February blizzard, my mantra became “Memorial Day weekend will be here before we know it!” Much shoveling, and only 9 short weeks later, it’s finally upon us. Adventuring to coastal Maine, Cape Cod and Nantucket for some fun… Continue Reading

 
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Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day!

According to the web, April 12th is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day. Although toasted bread with cheese has been popular for centuries across the globe, the American version of grilled cheese first became popular in the 1920s when sliced bread and inexpensive cheese were made widely available. Today, the iconic… Continue Reading

Look no further for February Staycation ideas!

While some families may be jetting off to warm, tropical locales or packing their parkas for a ski getaway up North, you may find your February vacation plans a bit more, shall we say…limited. Hopefully the Westin Copley Place has the solution for you and your children next week if… Continue Reading

 

Ideas to celebrate Mom on Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day is fast approaching (Sunday!) but there is still time to pick up a great gift or find a fun way to celebrate Mom.  With options from a spa package to a photo book, you’ll find something on our list that is sure to please!  Or, add your ideas… Continue Reading

Spring into Spring This Weekend at Haru Matsuri

  To commemorate the Centennial of the original gift of cherry trees from Japan to Washington, D.C. in 1912, a number of events will take place in various cities across the U.S. this spring. In Boston, “Haru Matsuri Boston 2012” will be held on Sunday, April 29th as a part… Continue Reading

 

Five Awesome Spots to Catch the Boston Marathon

Every year, Bostonians from Back Bay to Hopkinton look forward to the third Monday in April, as a day of celebration – and heartbreak – for the famous Boston Marathon. Conveniently held on Patriots’ Day, a civic holiday commemorating the anniversary of the Battles of Lexington and Concord that started… Continue Reading

Don’t miss Turner Fisheries Easter Brunch!!

Every Year Turner Fisheries creates one of the best Easter brunches in Boston.   Easter brunch is the first event of the year that Chef de Cuisine Armand Toutaint is able to apply some of the spring flavors into his dishes like the Jonah crab eggs Benedict with asparagus tips &… Continue Reading