Category Archives: Things to Do

31 Romantic Things to Do in Boston: Date Ideas from a Local

Whether you’re going on a first date or looking for a new activity in your [...]

Valentine’s Day 2024 in Boston: Date Ideas, Proposals, Hotels

Valentine’s Day can be done in so many different ways, whether it’s a more relaxed [...]

24 Fun + Meaningful Experience Gift Ideas in Boston

Experience gifts are some of the best gifts to receive, and to give—whether you need [...]


2023 Fall Foliage in Boston: 14 Best Spots, Timing, and More

There’s nothing like a New England fall. After living in a few different states and [...]

Spectacle vs. George’s Island: Which Should You Visit?

Spectacle Island and George’s Island are two of the Boston Harbor Islands that can be [...]

6 Things to Do on George’s Island (Boston Harbor Islands)

George’s Island, home to a Civil War era fort, is one of the most-visited Boston [...]

Strawberry Picking Near Boston: 10 Awesome Farms + Map

Strawberry picking is one of the best ways to spend a summer day, and it’s [...]

13 Hidden Gems in Boston You Can’t Miss — Local’s Guide

You’ve done all the classic things to do in Boston—you’ve walked the Freedom Trail, ate [...]

Magnolia Trees in Boston: Where to Find Them

The magnolias are arguably the best part of spring in Boston (though the wisteria is [...]

14 Uniquely Fun Outdoor Things to do in Boston

While Boston is a major US city, it still features plenty of parks, lakes, and [...]