Massachusetts Travel Guide

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Boston

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3986,8902,148

Salem

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456,1268,11

Martha's Vineyard

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129,325,1

Rockport

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120,303,23

Provincetown

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197,397,62

Cambridge

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334,649,36

Lowell

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61,93,2

Gloucester

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145,486,20

Plymouth

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149,281,26

Hyannis

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62,74,32

Westfield

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23,70,4

Lexington

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45,106,8

Somerville

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69,71,3

Springfield

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27,116,10

Nantucket

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36,47,54

Sandwich

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32,113,15

Concord

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74,137,6

New Bedford

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29,100,2

Arlington

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40,92,1

Marblehead

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20,34,11

Waltham

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27,72,12

Amherst

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14,55,5

Newburyport

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24,58,6

Chatham

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33,105,15

Lenox

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22,30,28

Stow

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18,74,2

Westport Point

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14,47,0

Middleboro

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16,8,5

Sturbridge

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28,79,17

Old Sturbridge Village

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38,106,0

Sudbury

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15,42,4

Northampton

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33,52,6

Hull

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17,40,4

Medford

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12,11,1

Danvers

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10,29,10

Saugus

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14,18,6

West Springfield

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1,3,18

Winthrop

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32,151,3

Worcester

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31,50,10

Beverly

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13,20,2

Billerica

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6,30,3

Brookline

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41,107,11

North Adams

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9,9,5

Osterville

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21,68,0

Scituate

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7,37,7

Brewster

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24,149,10

Deerfield

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30,105,1

Newton

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16,31,6

Topsfield

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18,63,0

Weymouth

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13,15,1

Oak Bluffs

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13,14,23

Cohasset

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3,16,2

Fairhaven

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0,0,5

Framingham

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4,5,7

Marlboro

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0,2,0

North Truro

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18,31,12

Quincy

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12,37,3

Ashby

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4,23,0

Chicopee

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0,5,6

Dennis Port

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1,3,15

East Orleans

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0,0,4

Lee

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3,0,13

New Ashford

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0,0,3

Sagamore Beach

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0,1,0

South Yarmouth

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1,2,20

Boston

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  • Faneuil Hall - Quincy Market

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Boston Things to Do

    A visit to Boston HAS TO INCLUDE going to the Faneuil Hall Marketplace! It's amazing! First we will talk about the historical significance of it. In 1742 Peter Faneuil, Boston's wealthiest merchant, built Faneuil Hall as a gift to the city. Samuel Adams rallied the citizens of Boston for independence from Great Britain here. George Washington...

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  • InterContinental Boston

    Boston Hotels

    It is hard to recommend the concierge level option strongly enough The rooms are the same, but the...

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  • Faneuil Hall - Quincy Market

    4 out of 5 stars

    Boston Restaurants

    We were quite disappointed with the choices or lack thereof of places to eat (with decent food) around Faneiul Hall Quincy Market and were quite surprised when we found Ned Devine's. It is located at the end of Quincy Market's food hall with it's own separate entrance from the outside. We decided to check out the menu and see what they had to...

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Salem

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  • Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery

    Salem Things to Do

    While Salem is filled to the witch's brim with most things supernatural, and a lot of the attractions are a bit on the tacky side, there's one attraction in Salem that we discovered by chance that's absolutely brilliant! Tacky? Maybe, but it's wonderful! It's Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery and it's filled with life size models of scary monsters...

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  • Hawthorne Hotel

    Salem Hotels

    The rooms in the hotel are absolutely miniscule. There was an unmistakable odor in the room. You can...

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  • Salem Witch Dungeon Museum

    Salem Things to Do

    One of the witch-related attractions is the Dungeon museum which bills itself as very exciting. It wasn't. It's situated in an old church near the centre of Salem. The "award winning reenactment"....You get to see a short scene acted out, something from one of the trials. We expected it to be much longer than it was. First, there’s a brief...

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Martha's Vineyard

  • Take a walk in Oak Bluffs

    Martha's Vineyard Off The Beaten Path

    Lots of byways to walk in Oak Bluffs. You can't get lost...you'll run into the water eventually!! This pic was taken in a little shopping area where we stopped for coffee. What a terrific vacation that was back in the day when my daughter and I could escape together for a few days in the sun.

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  • Mansion House

    Martha's Vineyard Hotels

    Stayed for 2 nights at the Mansion House this week with mixed results. Got a suite with a fireplace...

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  • Illicit Sounding Sweet Stuff

    Martha's Vineyard Nightlife

    Every night, behind Martha's Vineyard Gourmet Cafe & Bakery they sell freshly made donuts from 7:30 PM-12:58AM. Folks line up to wait for the goodies and their smell permeates the air in the immediate area. I didn't think I wanted any so I sat on a bench and accessed 3G (Not available on most of this island!) and waited for them. All around me I...

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Rockport

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  • Rockport Art Association

    Rockport Things to Do

    The Rockport Art Association is one of the oldest in the country. The area is well populated with artists, their studios, galleries and frequent shows. There are lectures scheduled at the Art Association and walking through their galleries is a real pleasure. For more information on this Rockport gem, read more.... http://rockportartassn.org/

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  • Bearskin Neck Motor Lodge

    Rockport Hotels

    64 Bearskin Neck, Rockport, Massachusetts, 01966, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Extraordinary Theater comes to Rockport

    Rockport Nightlife

    "Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and Main Street in Rockport, the Shalin Liu Performance Center lies at the heart of one of the country's oldest art colonies. It combines intimacy, extaordinary acoustical quality and a spectacular natural setting."Initial funding for this fabulous venue was given by a philanthropist... Shalin Liu... and there...

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Provincetown

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Cambridge

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  • Museum Update Must See!!

    Cambridge Things to Do

    A few years ago The Fogg, Busch-Reisinger, and Sackler museums were closed for renovation. They've been combined and re-opened and you should go check it out. The focal point of the museum, the cloister has had a new glass roof installed and you can now go from museum to museum without going out of doors.

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  • Hotel Marlowe - A Kimpton Hotel

    Cambridge Hotels

    I'm a fan of the Kimpton chain for my business travel. One stay at the Hotel Marlowe turned the...

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  • Shear Decadence!

    Cambridge Restaurants

    Went here for a birthday brunch recently. We started with the Kastries Basket of Goodies which varies from day to day. On the day we went it featured a slice of Gingerbread, a piece of S'mores bread pudding, and a pumpkin muffin. Something for everyone. My friends had The Hot Mess which is a pan filled with Sunny Side Up Local Farm Eggs, Home...

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Lowell

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  • Cobblestons of Lowell

    Lowell Restaurants

    Located in the heart of Historic Downtown Lowell, Cobblestones specializes in Regional American Cuisine offering private dining rooms, a bustling bar scene with over 70 American craft beers and a late night menu, a beautiful dining room, and an outdoor patio. Best known for Contemporary American cuisine, American craft beer, classic cocktails, and...

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  • Courtyard by Marriott Boston Lowell

    Lowell Hotels

    With the recent purchase of the Lowell DoubleTree by the University of Massachusetts, the Courtyard...

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  • Great food, location, and hospitality

    Lowell Restaurants

    Located in the heart of Historic Downtown Lowell, Cobblestones specializes in Regional American Cuisine offering private dining rooms, a bustling bar scene with over 70 American craft beers and a late night menu, a beautiful dining room, and an outdoor patio.Best known for Contemporary American cuisine, American craft beer, classic cocktails, and...

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Gloucester

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  • Visit Beauport for tea!

    Gloucester Things to Do

    Beauport, the Sleeper-McCann House, is located on Gloucester Harbor. It was the summer home of an interior designer, so perhaps it isn't surprising that each room is "decorated like a stage set" (to quote the brochure from Historic New England). Tours are available hourly, Monday-Friday, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, from June 1 through October 15....

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  • Atlantis Oceanfront Motor Inn

    Gloucester Hotels

    My wife and I found ourselves in a "No room at the inn" situation (sans the whole virgin birth of...

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  • Sargeant House Museum

    Gloucester Favorites

    Judith Sargeant House is a grand old manse on the hill overlooking the harbor. The house is a beautiful example of an early American wood frame house with lots of stories to hear from the guides. Worth a visit.

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Plymouth

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  • Plymouth Rock

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Plymouth Things to Do

    Ok I hear people kept chipping off parts of the rock so they had to make it harder to access but wow I always expected this huge boulder the size of the sea stacks in Oregon. The fall day we were in this area .. if poured the rain that day .. it let up just for a bit for us to go over and be underwhelmed by the famous Plymouth Pebble .. uhh I...

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  • Best Western Cold Spring

    Plymouth Hotels

    Not sure why this place ranks three stars on other sites. We paid $80 a night for 2 nights in late...

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  • Hiking/walking trails in Plymouth

    Plymouth Things to Do

    There are plenty of walking or hiking trails in Plymouth, starting with an easy, but picturesque walk along the Town Brook beginning at the harbor and continuing on to Billington Sea {a large pond, who knows why the pilgrims called it a sea}. There are more than 350, yes 350, ponds and lakes in Plymouth, many of which have hiking trail along them....

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Hyannis

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Westfield

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Lexington

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  • Minute Man National Park

    Lexington Things to Do

    Start at the Minute Man Visitor Center. There is a short multimedia theater program on Paul Revere's Ride and the battles at Lexington Green, North Bridge and along the Battle Road. After leaving the visitor center, explore the Battle Road Trail.

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  • Element Lexington

    Lexington Hotels

    727 Marret Rd - B, (for October 1, 2008), Lexington, Massachusetts, 02421, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Shop, rest, coffee??

    Lexington Things to Do

    Interesting business district with lots of boutiques, cafes, restaurants, and sidewalks designed to accomodate the pedestrian shopper. Bricks, trees, benches and tastefully done signage combine to make the commercial strip a pleasant place to drive, walk or bicycle through.My town has just gotten brick sidewalks and "bump outs" at cross walks. It...

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Somerville

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  • We all scream for...cupcakes!

    Somerville Restaurants

    Kickass is a tiny bakery filled with big flavors right outside of Davis Square. You will not be able to decide on just one - the have a specialty flavor every day (see the menu on their website) and an all star line up of available flavors like Sam Adams beer, champagne and Mojito and the more traditional cookies and cream, mocha, chocolate and...

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  • Holiday Inn Boston Somerville

    Somerville Hotels

    Holiday Inn Somerville (cheap) or Cambridge Marriot (nice)

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  • Support Your Local Liquor Store

    Somerville Shopping

    This is a great neighborhood liquor store that has made a real effort to find out what is of interest to customers, and which has regular Friday evening tasting events that occasionally feature the winemakers themselves! They also have beer tastings, and we've noticed that over the past year their beer selection has expanded quite substantially,...

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Springfield

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Nantucket

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  • Good food and good service

    Nantucket Restaurants

    The ferry drops the tourists off very near the downtown area. It was almost lunchtime when we arrived on Nantucket and after walking around for a while we stopped and ate at Fog Island Café. It was very clean and pleasant inside. There was no line to wait for lunch at this time of year and we were seated right away. Our pleasant server came to our...

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  • Century House

    Nantucket Hotels

    I planned a surprise anniversary trip (and our vacation) to Nantucket this summer. It was towards...

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  • Our favorite bookstore in Nantucket

    Nantucket Shopping

    Nantucket Bookworks is a small independent bookstore in downtown Nantucket that we always enjoy visiting. It has separate sections for children, teenagers and adults. In addition to books, the shop also sells cards, games, and puzzles. It's a fun place to to buy things to do on a rainy day.

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Even though Boston may be the most well-known, Massachusetts hotels are welcoming in just about every city from Salem to Sheffield. You could take the kids to a museum of art, science, and culture,...