Tips for Visiting the New England Aquarium – Discounts & Insider’s Guide

New England Aquarium Plaza, Central Wharf, Boston, Mass. - Credit: New England Aquarium

In a town that is full of fun activities & destinations, the New England Aquarium is truly a must-see attraction.

From exhilarating touch tanks to beautiful coral reefs, you’ll see it all here. Get the most out of your time here with these tips & ideas from our Insider’s Guide.

8 Free Things to Do in Boston on Vacation

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Planning a vacation to Boston? Our insiders put together a list of our top free things to do in Boston.

Boston’s historic legacy, diverse culture, and old New England charm make it easy to find inexpensive activities for the family.

Boston Vacation Tips


Whether you are planning to come to Boston in order to soak up some history, look at a college, take in a Red Sox game or just have a good old-fashioned visit in one America’s greatest cities, there are certainly a few… [Read More]

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]

Halloween in Salem


In addition to the Salem Haunted Happenings that are happening all month long in the creepiest city in Massachusetts, there are plenty of permanent paranormal attractions that are going on 12 months a year in Salem. Although it is more pronounced during… [Read More]

HONK! Festival 2013


If you’ve never heard of HONK!, you are probably not alone. That said, there are new types of street bands that are emerging across the country and around the world and the HONK! Festival 2013 is a celebration of the music that… [Read More]

Salem Haunted Happenings

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October is here and that means only one thing – the World Series will be starting soon! Just kidding. While that is true, the onset of October generally doesn’t really conjure up visions of walk-off homeruns and seam-splitting strikeouts. For most people,… [Read More]

Boston Attraction Closings for Government Shutdown


As you are probably are aware of at this point, certain factions of the United States Government have become involved in a slight disagreement that has resulted in many parts of the government being closed until further notice. While the shutdown will… [Read More]

Street Pianos Boston Festival


Boston-area residents who are feeling the urge to tickle the ivories this fall had better mark their calendars. Celebrate autumn with one of the premier Boston FALLidays event of the season – the “Street Pianos Boston Festival.” Presented by “Play Me, I’m… [Read More]

Things to Do in Boston When It’s Hot Out

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As the beginning of another intense heatwave hits the Northeast, there’s no better time to talk about things to do in Boston when it’s hot out. One of the most fascinating things about Boston, especially for tourists, is the extreme range in… [Read More]

Art Events in Boston


Art lovers looking for things to do in Boston this spring are in luck. Boston is home to a number of art museums, large and small, and they’ve all got newly opened or upcoming special exhibits. Visitors and locals alike will enjoy… [Read More]

Romantic Things to Do in Boston on Valentine’s Day


With Valentine’s Day just over a week away, it’s time to finalize your plans for the most romantic day of the year. Boston is one of our favorite cities for celebrating this holiday—it’s quaint charm is especially romantic in the winter months…. [Read More]

Things to do in Boston


Boston is a city rich with culture and class.  The opportunities for an enriching experience are boundless with the area’s vast amount of sightseeing activities, family tours, and decadent eateries. But how can you decide which of the many things to do… [Read More]

Fun Things to Do in Boston in the Winter

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Though it may be a bit chilly, winter is a wonderful time to visit the historic and quaint city of Boston. You can embrace the joy of the season with these fun things to do in Boston in the winter. Not a… [Read More]

Looking for Things to Do in Boston?

One of the most exciting cities on the east coast, Boston offers many attractions and activities for its visitors. There are so many fun things to do year-round in Boston that you can visit at any time and still have an amazing… [Read More]