Taking a cruise down a river is one of the most underrated vacation plans. It offers a lot of the fun of an ocean cruise while seeing a lot more sites. Many of these rivers can span across entire continents, it’s a fantastic way to see many things you wouldn’t see using more conventional means of travel.
I got to thinking the other day, there’s a lot of really cool, unusual landmarks in and around Boston. Many of these you wouldn’t know unless you lived here for a while. For me, the best part of visiting these places is that you don’t have to fight with the pesky tourists (although you will have to fight with the locals which may not be any better). These places offer a unique experience that a visit to the Pru or getting a drink at Cheers can’t possibly provide. So, without further ado, here’s my list of unique outdoor places to visit in Boston (or within a short drive from Boston).
Rated as one of the most romantic cities in the world, Prague is a beautiful, historic city full of fascinating sites and dripping with culture. There are so many great activities to explore that it can be overwhelming to choose and plan out your … [Continue reading]
The leaves are changing and the weather is getting colder. You've packed your shorts and swimsuits away for next summer. As you turn up the heat in your house, you fondly reminisce about those sunny days on the beach. You picture warm nights eating … [Continue reading]
Cellphones have become such an integral part of life that most people can’t stand to go one day without them. If you’re like most people, you are constantly checking your email, texting friends, using your phone’s navigation features, snapping … [Continue reading]
Connecticut is probably the most overlooked state when it comes to things to do in New England. I'm guilty of that myself as most of my posts cover areas other than this beautiful state. So let's fix that! Here's a great big summer guide for things … [Continue reading]
Bon Me in South Boston (also called Bon Me Truck) is a delicious Vietnamese take out restaurant that serves sandwiches, salads and bowls. They also serve a few appetizing sides and interesting beverages. It's one of my favorite places to grab lunch … [Continue reading]
There are so many stunning places on this earth that have not yet been discovered by mass tourism, even in Europe. You can find plenty of cities and regions that are definitely worth a visit - despite the increasing tourism or expensive price card. … [Continue reading]