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Boston

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3886,8419,127

Cambridge

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334,642,36

Salem

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453,1197,11

Rockport

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119,304,23

Provincetown

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193,382,62

Martha's Vineyard

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128,325,1

Plymouth

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142,274,26

Lowell

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60,89,2

Somerville

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69,71,3

Amherst

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14,55,5

Gloucester

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143,481,20

Hyannis

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60,74,32

Lexington

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45,106,8

Sturbridge

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28,79,17

Concord

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74,138,6

Sandwich

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31,113,15

Waltham

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26,72,12

Old Sturbridge Village

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38,106,0

Nantucket

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36,47,54

New Bedford

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27,100,2

Arlington

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40,92,1

Westfield

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23,70,4

Newburyport

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24,59,6

Chatham

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31,94,15

Northampton

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33,52,6

Springfield

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25,114,10

Sudbury

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15,42,4

Stow

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18,74,2

Marblehead

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14,30,11

Lenox

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20,30,28

Westport Point

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14,47,0

Winthrop

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32,151,3

Worcester

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31,47,10

Deerfield

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28,86,1

Weymouth

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13,15,1

Fairhaven

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0,0,5

Hull

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17,40,4

Newton

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16,31,6

Brookline

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41,107,11

Middleboro

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16,8,5

North Adams

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9,9,5

Orleans

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19,21,12

Billerica

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6,30,3

North Truro

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18,31,12

Danvers

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10,29,10

Saugus

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14,18,6

Beverly

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13,20,2

Marlboro

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0,2,0

Osterville

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20,68,0

Revere

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5,20,4

Topsfield

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15,63,0

West Springfield

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0,1,18

Foxboro

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6,16,7

Medford

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12,11,1

Minute Man National Historical Park

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1,2,0

Needham

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15,19,1

Oak Bluffs

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12,14,23

Chelsea

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6,24,1

Edgartown

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6,10,21

Hingham

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7,21,1

Scituate

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7,37,7

Boston

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  • Faneuil Hall - Quincy Market

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Boston Things to Do

    First Rule of Faneuil Hall - DON'T VISIT IN SUMMER Faneuil Hall consistently ranks in the top 10 on every list of the most visited tourist attractions in the United States. In 2013 it ranked #7 on a list of the most visited attractions in the WORLD. That means big summer crowds and lots of souvenir shops. Summer weekends in particular are a...

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  • Boston Harbor Hotel

    Boston Hotels

    I originally booked my stay for 4 days but only stayed one night because my friends and family that...

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  • Faneuil Hall - Quincy Market

    4 out of 5 stars

    Boston Restaurants

    Boston, Being known for it's sea food industy has lots and lots of sea food stalls and shacks inside the Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market areas (Paricularly at the Faneuil Hall Market place)and though the prices here are expensive tourist prices, still you would savor the assorted goodies that Boston and Massachusetts are knownn for like the Boston...

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Cambridge

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  • Boston Trolley Tour Buses

    Cambridge Transportation

    being a historic and touristy City, there are various Boston Trolley Buses plying routes around the boston area and beyond like Cambridge, this trolley tours are different from the regular big bus tours in the fact that you can hop on and off the designated trolley stops which are located beside the major attractions and you can spend time on your...

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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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  • Boston T Subway

    Cambridge Transportation

    there are two ways of going to cambridge from boston if you don't want to rent a car and drive or if you don't have local friends who will show ou around, the more touristy will be via the assorted Boston Trolley Buses and the public subway, the boston T, where it has a stop in the center of Harvard Yard in Cambridge and the Massachusetts Institute...

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Salem

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  • Great food, honest price

    Salem Restaurants

    As the name would suggest, they have lobster. And they carry various other food too, but the seafood is the main draw here. This may be my only tip I write for Salem because honestly peope have already documented the highlights of the town ad nauseam, but somehow skipped this gem.At first I was reluctant to try this place since it is in the heart...

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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 Trolley Tours

    Salem Things to Do

    Rather than a double decker bus tour like some large cities have, Salem uses an old fashioned streetcar, or trolley (as does Boston). The tours are guided by a real person, not a recorded commentary and round the city in a figure 8 formation, stopping near all the attractions and historic areas of Salem. We were able to get tickets from the owner...

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Rockport

See all 119 Rockport Tips
  • Lighthouses

    Rockport Off The Beaten Path

    Beth and I found a number of lighthouses noted on the local maps. We decided to photograph each one...driving the winding little roads and lanes to reach the point of land which would give us the best vantage point. It was fun and beautiful. Met lots of locals along the way giving us tips about how to find things.

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  • The Seafarer Inn

    Rockport Hotels

    50 Marmion Way, Rockport, Massachusetts, 01966, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Watch them make your Salt Water Taffy

    Rockport Things to Do

    There is a very old business in Rockport called Tuck's Salt Water Taffy. At their store in the main square, you can watch them making the taffy as well as buying some to take home to friends. There is a second store "on the hill" where they sell their taffy, but also included is some mighty fine chocolates. Sugar free chocolate is delicious as...

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Provincetown

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Martha's Vineyard

  • 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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  • 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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  • Beautiful Menemsha

    Martha's Vineyard Things to Do

    Spent a morning in Menemsha, checking out its shops, beautiful harbor, and beach. It's main street is picturesquely filled with sun bleached shingled structures, inlets and marshes.Apparently, part of the movie "Jaws" was filmed here. I need to re-watch this movie soon. Oh! It's located in a town called Chilmark.

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Plymouth

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  • Plymouth Rock

    Plymouth Things to Do

    A short and pleasant walk from the Mayflower, Plymouth Rock really is a must see place to visit. At first glance, the rock seems quite small but for me, it is the symbolism that counts and this is immense. It represents the sheer courage of the Pilgrims to escape the religious persecution and injustices that they were suffering. On the day that 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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  • Natural beauty products

    Plymouth Shopping

    I spotted this store whilst walking along Main Street and what initially attracted me was the old-fashioned general store look that the shop front had.The store sells a lot of organic and herbal food products, many of which looked lovely and were certainly tempting to buy. What did really attract me was their range of beauty products - natural...

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Lowell

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  • Diverse and Fun Crowd

    Lowell Nightlife

    The Downstairs Cafe is a casual, laid-back (but sometimes wild) lesbian and gay bar in downtown Lowell that attracts customers both gay and straight, young and older, and from many different cultural and ethnic backgrounds. It's a "Cheers" for the postmodern era. There is a crowd most nights of the week, but usually not till after 11 PM. Thursdays...

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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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  • American Quilt lovers....take notice

    Lowell Things to Do

    The New England Quilt Museum is made to order for those who study, collect, or otherwise admire the American quilts. There are exhibitions scheduled for the Red & Whites.... Free Motion Masterpieces...Man Made, and Quilted Cuisine. There is a quilt design for everyone. You can find tradiitonal as well as contemporary quilts here. I know someone...

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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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Amherst

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  • Valley Transporter to Bradley Airport

    Amherst Transportation

    There are no practical public transportation connections between Amherst and Bradley Hartford/Springfield International Airport (IATA Code: BDL). Your best bet is a private shuttle service called the Valley Transporter. Advance reservations are required and fare varies, but expect to pay about $53 each way for a shared van. The service recommends...

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  • Campus Center Hotel

    Amherst Hotels

    As the name says, this hotel is located in the middle of the UMASS campus, and it's an easy choice...

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  • Amtrak to Amherst

    Amherst Transportation

    Amherst has a small train station for Amtrak (train station code: AMM). The station has no services and a modest covered platform to wait for your train. Amtrak's "Vermonter" stops here once per day in each direction on its route between Washington, DC and St. Albans, Vermont. Be aware there is no way to purchase tickets in Amherst; your only...

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Gloucester

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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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  • Bass Rocks Ocean Inn

    Gloucester Hotels

    You go into the "wedding cake" house to sign in and perhaps stop in late afternoon for a cookie and...

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  • check the upper main street

    Gloucester Shopping

    Village Silver Smith is in Gloucester, Rockport, and Boston. Try to find something made by the father or the son. They have many silver smiths working for them now, but the pieces made by the father are my favorite. Walk the street to find antiques, clothing, Aveda... lots of choices Try some folk art... or crafts & jewelry made by locals

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Hyannis

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  • Special Events

    Hyannis Things to Do

    Since Hyannis is a big tourist destination there are always special events going on. One of the ones going on when I visited was a Sandcastle Sculpture Contest. Check out the calendar of events and see what "can't miss" thing there is for you.

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  • Sea Coast Inn

    Hyannis Hotels

    You will LOVE the location, price, and charm of this place! It's a GEM!!!! I can't say enough about...

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  • Veterans Memorial

    Hyannis Things to Do

    There is a pretty nice veterans memorial in the park by Main Street. There is also a Veterans Park (which I did not get to) located near the harbor. I feel it is important to remember the sacrifices made by our military and their contributions to our freedom and way of life.

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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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Sturbridge

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  • Old Sturbridge Village

    Sturbridge Things to Do

    If you are in the general area do make a visit to this 'living' museum...it really is excellent.Old buildings have been brought in from the surrounding area and re-erected to create a 'village' as it would have been in the 18th and 19th centuries. You'll find farmhouses, a school, shops, workshops, a pottery, a bank and lots more.Costumed 'history...

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  • Comfort Inn & Suites Colonial

    Sturbridge Hotels

    215 Charlton Road, US 20, Sturbridge, Massachusetts, 01566, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Old Sturbridge, Salem Towne House--House...

    Sturbridge Things to Do

    The Salem Towne House is of outstanding craftsmanship, and the flower garden a symmetrical and formal one. There are two kitchens, an upstairs formal dining kitchen, and a downstairs one for making soap, butter, cheese, and so on. There is a formal dining room, a formal parlor, and a master bedroom, all with antique furniture from the period. But,...

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Concord

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  • Old Manse next to the Old North Bridge

    Concord Things to Do

    As you walk along the path toward the Old North Bridge, there is a 4 minute automated audio presentation. The presentation is fine, however if there is a soldier speaking just shy of the bridge, that's where you want to head. He's a 60ish guy with a wealth of information, who is captivating and leaves his audience wanting to hear more. He seemed to...

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  • Best Western At Historic Concord

    Concord Hotels

    740 Elm Street, Concord, Massachusetts, 01742, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3.5 out of 5 stars

  • The Old Manse .. next to North Bridge

    Concord Things to Do

    It's the real house and it has been converted into a museum of sorts. Famous authors and philosophers Nathaniel Hawthorne & Ralph Waldo Emerson, the author of Nature, a pivotal book in American literature lived here and it is literally a stone throws away from the side of the North Bridge when the British troop were 'stopped'.The Alcott's were...

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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,...