Boston Winter Events

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If you plan on being on the East Coast this winter, make sure that you clear your calendar to spend a day or two in Boston. One of the most historic cities in the U.S. the Hub is also home to tons of cutting-edge attractions and events. With a GO Select Boston Pass from Smart Destinations, you’ll ensure that you get to see as many of them as you want. Although attractions like the  Freedom Trail and the Boston Movie Walking Tour are great options, there are also tons of other great Boston Winter Events that you may want to investigate. Just after St. Patrick’s Day on March 20, the Taste of WGBH Brew Event will allow interested parties to step inside the station’s Brighton studios for an early sampling of some of the season’s finest spring craft beers. Brewers from Troëgs Brewing Company, Jack’s Abby and Hopsters Brew will be on hand to discuss their beverages and answer … [Read more...]

Best Skiing Near Boston

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This winter has been a rough one for most of the United States, with sub-zero temperatures in many cities and a fair share of snow fall all around. However, when this gets you down, just remember that without the snow and the cold, some of the most exhilarating sports in existence wouldn’t be possible. Skiers and snowboarders, rejoice! New England is a haven for skiers, and just about everyone in all five states has made their way down a snow-covered slope at least once in their lives. However, contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to go far outside Boston to find some spectacular ski trails. There are many mountains within just two hours of Boston, and some quite a bit closer! This is good news for those carrying a Go Select  Boston pass, as that means you can combine a ski trip with some good old-fashioned Boston sightseeing. Whether you’re a New Englander or an … [Read more...]