Nantasket Kayaks

Paddy From Nantasket Kayaks Photo: Chrissy Kent

Are you ready to end summer with a bang? Nantasket Kayaks in Hull, MA is located on Steamboat Wharf Marina, right across the street from Hull’s famous Paragon Carousel (see my earlier article for more details) and next to the always delicious Jake’s Seafood Restaurant.

Nantasket Kayaks is the perfect place to bring your […]

Miss A’s Faves: Top 10 Boutiques In Nantucket

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Nantucket Island sits thirty miles south of Cape Cod. This small island (less than 50 square miles) is a haven for the wealthy and the beautiful. But while it welcomes small leer jets, it also serves as a dynamic artist community and a perfect spot for weekend getaway, even for those of us who […]

Bassings Beach In Cohasset Cove

Bassings Beach

Sun worshippers take note, what I am about to say may change your way of beach lounging forever!

Bassings Beach (Photo Credit: Zoe Arniotis)

Located just beyond Cohasset Harbor in Cohasset Cove, Bassings Beach is the Town of Cohasset and Scituate’s (technically called Bryant Point) very own island paradise. Part of the beauty […]

Boston Duck Tours

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Two thirds of those suffering from Multiple Sclerosis (MS) are women. Since this month is host to numerous National MS Society fundraising walks in and around the greater Boston area, I decided to highlight an activity that, in the case of my family, could be enjoyed by all members, including […]

Starland Recreation Center In Hanover, MA: Fun For The Whole Family

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Are your kids begging for that magical trip to Disney World or a day of thrill seeking fun at Six Flags New England but you just don’t have the time to take on such a mission? Stop feeling guilty or stressed because Starland Recreation Center in Hanover, MA may not […]

Boston Harbor Cruises Whale Watch

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Sharks are so last week!

Now that shark week is over, I deem this coming week, whale week! Looking for a great way to spend the last remaining weeks of summer? Look no further than the Boston Harbor Cruises Whale Watch. Luckily for the kids and those who are height […]

Boston TV And Movie Sites Tour

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It’s well known that Boston isn’t exactly the most fashion-forward city, or a shining beacon of hospitality. Recently though, Boston has fared particularly poorly in the court of public opinion. Take for example the GQ survey that named Boston the #1 worst […]

Plymouth Plantation: A Historical Day Trip The Whole Family Can Enjoy

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For a fun and educational family outing, Back to The Future’s DeLorian Time Machine need not apply!

All one needs to do to experience a different place in time is rev up that Dodge Caravan and safely strap in the tots before venturing to ye […]

The Paragon Carousel And Nantasket Beach Resort In Hull, Massachusetts

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This past April the Hull, Ma’s Nantasket Beach strip’s summer classic, Paragon Carousel, opened its doors to the public. This ride for all ages (and sizes) is one of Hull’s last reminders of the once famous South Shore attraction, Paragon Park (think Coney Island meets small town). Who says you […]

Celebrate Independence Day Along The Freedom Trail in Boston

Freedom Trail

Ring in Independence Day with a scenic walk on Boston’s most famous and patriotic route. The Freedom Trail is one of Boston’s best-known tourist activities, yet many of us natives and residents rarely take advantage of experiencing the city’s rich history. The 2.5 mile red brick Freedom Trail passes by 16 historical sites […]

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