Kell’s Kreme, 437 Revere Beach Blvd., Revere, kellskreme.weebly.com 2. Have a picnic on Georges Island and hunt for ghosts in Fort Warren. The perfect combination of natural wonder and eerie history, Georges Island is a 53-acre spread that’s home to Fort Warren, a Civil War-era structure that was used as both a training facility for Union soldiers and a prison for Confederate officers and government officials. Now, it’s a hotbed for history buffs who favor abandoned ruins and creepy urban legends, like that of the Lady in Black, who is rumored to haunt the island. Pack a picnic, hop the ferry from Boston or Hingham, and enjoy the afternoon in the sunshine. bostonharborislands.org/ 3. Watch a movie outside. The era of drive-in movie theaters may be long gone, but you can still take in a flick outdoors. There are more highbrow options, like the Boston Harbor Hotel’s “Movies by Moonlight” on their harbor-side terrace (next up, Aug. 2 … [Read more...] about 10 easy and fun ideas for your summer bucket list
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Travel | Sailing in Treacherous Waters to Alaska. With Toddlers for Crew. Sections Skip to content Skip to site index With a barely-4-year-old and a not-quite-2-year-old, in a 32-foot boat sailing up the Inside Passage, a family discovers the best rewards are those never imagined. Credit Credit Caroline Van Hemert Supported by ByCaroline Van Hemert May 13, 2019 This was the third time I’d sailed up the Inside Passage in a boat. The third time I’d watched surf explode from the rocky headlands of northern Vancouver Island, the swell rhythmically shifting my view of the horizon. The umpteenth time I’d listened to the weather forecast on the VHF radio while gulls catapulted past me in the wind. But it was the first time I’d done a trip like this with young children on board. Last June, in the lengthening days of summer, my husband, Pat, and I launched north from Bellingham, Wash., on a 32-foot … [Read more...] about Sailing in Treacherous Waters to Alaska. With Toddlers for Crew.
Kristin Hanes Updated 3:37 pm PDT, Tuesday, April 2, 2019 Michelle Schroeder-Gardner hopes her blog will help people learn the value of living debt free. Michelle Schroeder-Gardner hopes her blog will help people learn the value of living debt free. Photo: Michelle Schroeder-Gardner Photo: Michelle Schroeder-Gardner Image 1 of / 15 Caption Close Image 1 of 15 Michelle Schroeder-Gardner hopes her blog will help people learn the value of living debt free. Michelle Schroeder-Gardner hopes her blog will help people learn the value of living debt free. Photo: Michelle Schroeder-Gardner This blogger makes $100k a month from her sailboat 1 / 15 Back to Gallery The story originally … [Read more...] about This blogger makes $100k a month from her sailboat
The Turks and Caicos islands may be smaller than their Caribbean neighbours but there are plenty of opportunities for having fun. Whether you’re planning your first vacation or you’re a repeat visitor there’s always something new and exciting to discover. If you’re looking for the very best things to do in Turks and Caicos, here’s a rundown of must-do activities to try… Beaches and islands Snorkeling and diving Other water sports Land sports and activities Historic attractions Tours and daytrips Natural attractions Shopping and spas Eating and drinking Entertainment and nightlife Romance Beaches and islands Take a trip to the beach From the expansive main bays to the lesser-known cays and coves, the beaches in Turks and Caicos are all equally stunning. Brilliant white sand is the norm and the sea is crystal clear, with intense turquoise hues that have to be seen to be believed. Wherever you are on the islands, a trip to the beach is a must. Head to … [Read more...] about 60 things to do in Turks and Caicos
By Jerry Rice | [email protected] | Daily BulletinPUBLISHED: January 10, 2019 at 8:37 am | UPDATED: January 14, 2019 at 3:49 pm In 2019, there are so many fun things to do in Southern California it will take 52 weeks to fit them all in. Whether you’re into art, beer and wine, classic cars, food, movies, music, sports or something else, here’s our annual guide to dozens of the best events happening during the next 12 months. Jump to a month: February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December JANUARY Palm Springs International Film Festival One of the largest film festivals in North America features more than 200 films from nearly 80 countries. Regular screenings continue through Jan. 13, with Best of the Fest presentations happening Jan. 14. When: Through Jan. 14 Where: Six theaters in the Palm Springs area, including Regal Cinemas Stadium 9 and Palm Canyon Theatre Tickets: $13 individual screenings, $69 for six Information: … [Read more...] about 2019 list of festivals, fairs and special events in Southern California