Massachusetts Travel Guide

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Massachusetts Highlights

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     Historic, beautiful, diverse 

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     Great place 

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Boston

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3800,8028,127

Provincetown

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183,336,62

Cambridge

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333,642,36

Salem

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447,1171,11

Hyannis

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47,51,32

Martha's Vineyard

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128,325,1

Rockport

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119,304,23

Plymouth

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141,262,26

Gloucester

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143,481,20

Lowell

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60,89,2

Nantucket

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36,46,54

West Yarmouth

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5,11,23

Hull

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17,40,4

Lexington

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45,106,8

North Truro

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18,31,12

Concord

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73,138,6

Waltham

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26,72,12

Northampton

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33,52,6

Sandwich

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31,110,15

Sturbridge

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28,79,17

Chatham

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24,58,15

Dennis Port

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1,3,15

Sudbury

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15,42,4

Westfield

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23,70,4

Arlington

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40,92,1

New Bedford

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27,96,2

Newburyport

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24,59,6

South Yarmouth

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1,0,20

Saugus

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14,17,6

Lee

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3,0,13

Springfield

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25,114,10

Stow

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18,74,2

Falmouth

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10,9,35

Lenox

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20,22,28

Winthrop

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32,151,3

Newton

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14,24,6

Somerville

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69,71,3

Amherst

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14,55,5

Danvers

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10,29,10

West Springfield

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0,1,18

Fairhaven

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0,0,5

Weymouth

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13,15,1

Malden

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1,0,4

Old Sturbridge Village

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38,106,0

South Lee

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0,0,1

Brookline

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41,107,11

Oak Bluffs

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12,14,23

Beverly

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13,20,2

Marblehead

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14,30,11

Medford

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12,11,1

Raynham

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0,0,4

Shrewsbury

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0,0,4

Worcester

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31,47,10

Acton

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11,12,2

Plum Island

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0,4,0

Tewksbury

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0,2,8

North Adams

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9,9,5

Quincy

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12,34,3

Needham

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15,19,1

Orleans

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18,15,12

Revere

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5,20,4

Brewster

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6,19,10

North Falmouth

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2,1,2

Osterville

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20,68,0

Topsfield

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15,63,0

Billerica

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6,30,3

Barnstable

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10,48,3

East Orleans

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0,0,4

Edgartown

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6,10,21

Mashpee

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0,12,6

Satan Rock

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0,5,0

Scituate

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7,37,7

Stockbridge

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3,8,5

Boston

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Provincetown

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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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Hyannis

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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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Rockport

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  • 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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  • The Seafarer Inn

    Rockport Hotels

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

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • New lunch spot

    Rockport Restaurants

    Friendly and informative owner described his roasted turkey and special dressing (which he allowed me to sample before purchasing) and actually had a gluten free choice for my sandwich! What could be any better than that? It was delicious and fresh.His tiny lunch spot is right next to the information booth in the main square.

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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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Gloucester

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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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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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West Yarmouth

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  • Sunset Specials

    West Yarmouth Restaurants

    We stopped in here for the Sunset Dinner Special. The prices started at $14.00 and up. I had the turkey and dressing with cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes and julienne candied carrots. Every bite was wonderful. I felt like I had a pilgrim dinner where it all started. My husband had the Angus Beef Meatloaf which he enjoyed immensely. George was our...

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  • Green Harbor on the Ocean

    West Yarmouth Hotels

    182 Baxter Avenue, P.O. Box 746, West Yarmouth, Massachusetts, 02673, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Lobster Rolls and Greek Food

    West Yarmouth Restaurants

    We're glad we tried Jerry's Seafood & Dairy Freeze. This was our first visit to Cape Cod and I wanted to make sure I had a Lobster Roll so we ate here our first night on the Cape. It wasn't what I was expecting - it was cold lobster salad in a delicious roll and it was very good. The price was $16.95 which was pretty much the going price at the...

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Hull

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  • Fresh seafood with lovely harborside...

    Hull Restaurants

    Jake's is a typical seafood restaurant by the beach. It has a fun, casual and familiar feel to it. We were seated almost immediately on a busy Saturday night and lucked out by getting a table on the patio which was open to a beautiful sunset on the inner harbor.The service was great, the food was fresh and we had a really good meal here. I had the...

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  • Clarion Hotel Nantasket Beach

    Hull Hotels

    45 Hull Shore Drive, Hull, Massachusetts, 02045, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Fresh Seafood

    Hull Restaurants

    Jake's has been around for years. It is Seasonal, so they are closed through the Winters. The food is sometimes great, sometimes average, but when they get it right it is a treat. But the view is fantastic. Clams

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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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North Truro

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  • Highland Light

    North Truro Things to Do

    Highland Light is also known as Cape Cod Light. The 1857 lighthouse was moved inland to save it from the wrath of the ocean. With good weather, the light can be seen 20 miles out to see. You can go up to the top of the lighthouse for a fee. But you can walk around the grounds fro free. They have a gift shop. Highland Light is also a great spot just...

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  • Crow's Nest Resort

    North Truro Hotels

    496 Shore Rd., Rt. 6A, North Truro, Massachusetts, 02652, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod

    North Truro Things to Do

    I think this is the only winery on Cape Cod. It is nestled in an attractive location and is fun to visit. The shop is inside a restored 1830's farmhouse. Here their wine, along with an assortment of gifts, is sold. Being in operation only since 1992, Truro Vineyards is a relative newcomer to the world of wine. Tastings are offered throughout the...

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