Best Boston Restaurants

Best Restaurants in Boston

While it doesn’t have the reputation of Los Angeles or New York on the American culinary scene, Boston more than holds its own in world-class cuisine. Here are a few of our recommendations for the best restaurants in Boston.  We’ve included a… [Read More]

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Boston Attractions List

In a dynamic city like Boston, there are so many landmarks and attractions that it’s almost hard to keep track of them all. Of course, we’re not complaining—that just means more history to explore, sporting events to watch, technology to discover, art… [Read More]

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Boston Tourism Discounts

Boston, Massachusetts is a lot of things to a lot of people. To sports fans, Boston is the city from which the Red Sox, the Celtics, and the Bruins hail. To history buffs, Boston is the birthplace of the Revolution, where the… [Read More]

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Top Boston Winter Attractions

With the holidays behind us, it’s hard to believe that winter is just getting underway in New England. For some, probably the skiers and snowboarders among us, this may be cause for joy. For others, two more months of winter seems like… [Read More]

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Lexington and Concord Attractions

If you’re interested in American history, you know Boston is the place to be for historical landmarks and attractions related to the colonial era, the American Revolution, and the birth of our country. However, visitors often overlook the two sites that have… [Read More]

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Top Boston Sights and Attractions

Visiting Boston is a treat for everyone because of the diversity, abundance, and quality of Boston attractions. The top Boston sights and attractions include everything from Revolutionary era historical sites, to cutting-edge museums, to cruises on the Harbor and everything in between…. [Read More]

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Smart Destinations 10-Year Milestone

Get out the candles and load up on the cake (and maybe a little champagne as well) – it’s time to celebrate an anniversary! After being founded by Cecilia Dahl, Kevin McLaughlin, Tyler Brooks and Ed Kim back in 2003, Smart Destinations… [Read More]

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Cheap US Summer Vacation Trips

The summer is upon us, and with it comes the glimmer of wanderlust: the desire to get out there and travel. It must be something about the warm nights and long days that finds us all with the urge to get up… [Read More]

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First Night Boston: Ring in the New Year Boston Style

Still unsure of your New Year’s Eve plans? Spending new years at First Night Boston, in New England’s most populous city and cultural center, is a great way to kick off the upcoming year. Thanks to First Night Boston, you can enjoy… [Read More]

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Thanksgiving at Plimoth Plantation

Celebrate this year’s harvest season in a truly American way by spending some time exploring historic Boston attractions— after all, Massachusetts is the birthplace of Thanksgiving. In the United States, the first Thanksgiving celebration is usually traced back to a feast held… [Read More]