One of the many stereotypes about Boston is that if you visit any bar long enough, everyone there will quickly learn your name. It’s an ode to Cheers, the bar that the television show made famous and the perception isn’t…Read more.
Described as “a taste of old-fashioned America,” this old bowling alley is known as a different kind of historic institution. Candlepin blowing is a type of bowling played only in New England and Eastern Canada – said to have been…Read more.
Walk Through History in Halifax Leanne Tait, WKND Contributor Halifax for a weekend getaway? Why not? With a flavour all its own, and a history to match, this seaside city is worth a second look. Halifax is a quick two…Read more.
If you’d like to take a Weekendtrip to Boston and want to experience Beantown for the first time in a unique way, the Boston Duck Tour might be just the idea you are looking for. Visitors can enjoy a fully-narrated…Read more.
All the Harvard (1350 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge MA) hoopla you hear out of the U.S. is not unjustified. This prestigious ivy-league school was established in 1636, making it the oldest university in the U.S. The school has produced eight U.S….Read more.
Summer seems far away, but doesn’t mean you have to hibernate until then. Below are just a few of our favorite New England winter getaways – perfect for a weekend trip from Boston. Snow sports: Skiing where the mountains meet…Read more.