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Day Trip from Providence to Boston by Rail
"Take the kids for a one-day experience of one of the USA's oldest cities Boston. Founded in 1630 over 100 years before the Declaration of Independence Boston was the site of the beginning of the Revolutionary War and three of the Declaration signers are buried there -- Samuel Adams John Hancock and Robert Treat Paine.After a relaxing railroad trip from Providence enjoy a tour around the city
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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
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New York to Boston Day Trip by Rail
"Take the kids for a one-day experience of one of the USA's oldest cities Boston. Founded in 1630 over 100 years before the Declaration of Independence Boston was the site of the beginning of the Revolutionary War and three of the Declaration signers are buried there -- Samuel Adams John Hancock and Robert Treat Paine. After a relaxing railroad trip from New York enjoy a tour around the city
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The Athens of America

"Every Child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up. Pablo Picasso Boston has often been called "The Athens of America" because Boston, like Athens, has wonderful...
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Aug 16, 2007

Salem, Historic Village

"Search others for their virtues; thyself for thy vices." Benjamin Franklin The Puritans brought their beliefs that witches existed with them from Europe to America. They believed that all their...
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Aug 16, 2007

Lexington and Concord

"...There is her [Massachusetts] history; the world knows it by heart...There is Boston, and Concord, and Lexington, and Bunker Hill; and there they will remain forever..." Daniel Webster On our way...
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Aug 16, 2007

Diverse Landscapes

"In nature, there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences." Robert Greene Ingersoll Massachusetts has two major regions--The Coastal Lowlands and the New England Upland. The New...
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Aug 16, 2007

Massachusetts: An Education Powerhouse

"The love of learning, learning how to learn--was revealed to me in Boston". Leonard Bernstein, composer As a high school teacher for over thirty years, education is my number one priority. So, I was...
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Aug 17, 2007

"We're #1" is Well Deserve in Massachusetts

"It ain't bragging if you can back it up." Dizzy Dean If ever a state deserves to say, "We're #1!", it's Massachusetts. I am impressed at how many people, places, and items concerning the state are...
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Aug 16, 2007
 
 
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Reality Squares With Expectations

"It is not en route to anywhere else. One of its [Provincetown] charms is the fact that those who go there have made some effort to do so." Michael Cunningham We visited Cape Cod in the summer, along...
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Aug 17, 2007

African American Role in Boston's Society

Note: Photo from Pamphlet"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy." Martin Luther King, Jr., American...
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Aug 16, 2007

Tidbits About Massachusetts

Just some interesting "Tidbits about Massachusetts:Boston is the capital and the largest city in Massachusetts.Massachusetts was the sixth state that in the USAMassachusetts's natural resources are...
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Aug 18, 2007

"Where Someone Knows My Name"

"Don't dwell on reality; it will only keep you from greatness." Rev. Randall R. McBride, Jr. Beginning in 1983, I, like many other Americans, started watching the comedy series, Cheers about a...
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Aug 16, 2007

WILLIAMSTOWN MASSACHUSETTS

Located in the northwest corner of Massachusetts, on Highway 2 and in Berkshire County, is the lovely town of WILLIAMSTOWN. It shares a border with Vermont to the North and New York State to the West....
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Sep 30, 2007

LOWELL - MILLS & CANALS

No city offers as dramatic a view of the American Industrial Revolution as LOWELL Massachusetts. Founded by Boston Merchants in 1821-22, Lowell, named for Francis Cabot Lowell, was built as a factory...
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Sep 30, 2007

SALEM - A CITY BY THE SEA

Sunday, September 23, 2000SALEM is a residential and tourist area which includes the neighbourhoods of Salem Neck, South Salem, North Salem and Witchcraft Heights. Most people associate the city with...
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Oct 04, 2007

Boston

Boston was first settled in 1630 when King Charles I of England assigned land to the Massachusetts Bay Company, a large group of Puritans. Puritans were people who left England to pursue religious...
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Dec 01, 2010

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510 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, 02210, United States
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18 Washington Square West, Salem, Massachusetts, 01970, United States
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350 Main Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 02142, United States
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82 Bradford Street, Provincetown, Massachusetts, 02657, United States
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125 Atlantic Road, Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States
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Top Things to Do in Massachusetts

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Faneuil Hall - Quincy Market

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,...
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Salem Common

Be ready for the crowds... even on a rainy day. Lots of folks come in their witch's hats, capes, costumes ... just about anything goes. It's fun! Loads of shops for costumes, crystals, tarot cards,...
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Plymouth Rock

Once in Plymouth visit Plymouth Rock & Mayflower II www.plimoth.org on Water Street. Along with these well-known American icons there are harbor cruises gardens and impressive monuments along the...
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Pilgrim Monument

Perhaps, upon looking at the link, you will feel inspired to visit The Pilgrim Memorial. I as of yet, have not. What I can tell you about the place is that this tower is Provincetown's iconic...
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Heritage Museums & Gardens

If your interests are more flora and fauna related take a 20-minute ride across the Cape Cod Canal to the Town of Sandwich to fully enjoy the beauty and tranquility of Heritage Museums & Gardens...
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Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden

While on our way to Boston we needed a break from car tired child so we stopped here to give her a break out and have lunch. The sculpture garden is not very large and has 4 main sculptures and a 5th...
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"The Birthplace of America: Massachusetts"
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Faiza-Ifrah

"Berkshires and Lowell off the beaten path"
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traveldave

"Massachusetts"
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"Massachusettes, so many things to do......"
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Phalaenopsis03

"MASSACHUSETTS, USA"
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