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Boston Wine Festival

Boston Wine Festival

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Wine and food lovers should plan to set sail for Boston for the world renowned Boston Wine Festival at the Boston Harbor Hotel. The festival, which was launched in 1989 by Chef Daniel Bruce, is a three-month-long affair that would please even Dionysus — the Greek god of fertility and wine. Bruce, the chef at Boston Harbor Hotel’s […]

Latitude 43

Latitude 43

March 7, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Latitude 43 combines Asian-fusion cuisine and sushi with a locally sourced seafood menu. The attached Minglewood tavern offers pub food, live music, and an array of . The restaurant is conveniently located on the waterfront in Gloucester’s downtown, an easy walk from dockage options, shops and area attractions. The Cape Ann Marina presents easy dockage […]

Manchester-by-the-Sea

Manchester-by-the-Sea

March 7, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Manchester-by-the-Sea is a picturesque New England seaside village offering visitors a respite from busier Cape Ann destinations like Rockport and Gloucester. Originally settled in 1629, the area spent over 200 years as a working fishing port before evolving into a favored summer getaway for Bostonians in the mid-19th century. Today, visitors enjoy a variety of […]

Tides Restaurant & Pub

Tides Restaurant & Pub

February 2, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  Nahant is a small resort community located on a peninsula fourteen miles north of Boston, surrounded by the Atlantic on three sides. Nestled on a beach in picturesque Nahant, Tides Restaurant and Pub offers guests a diverse, nautical-inspired menu. It’s the perfect location to enjoy freshly caught seafood, a wide array of cocktails, and […]

Santa Arrives in Rockport

Santa Arrives in Rockport

December 8, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Keep an eye out for Santa if you’re sailing near Rockport on December 5th. That’s when Santa will trade in his reindeer for a lobster boat.  He travels across Sandy Bay en route to Rockport’s T-Wharf. Santa is scheduled to dock at 3:45 pm, just in time for a tree lighting ceremony at Rockport’s Dock […]

Plymouth

Plymouth

December 8, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

If you have ever wanted to re-trace the arrival of the first Europeans to our shores, then set sail or cruise to Plymouth, Massachusetts. While you can’t land directly on the famous Plymouth Rock, you can get pretty darn close. Brewer Plymouth Marine is located within walking distance of The Rock. In fact, the marina […]

Pearl on Wellfleet Harbor

Pearl on Wellfleet Harbor

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  At the outer tip of Cape Cod, Pearl restaurant is nestled beside Wellfleet Harbor. Pearl combines beach-side dining with some of the Cape’s freshest and most creative seafood. It features indoor-outdoor dining on multi-level decks with panoramic views of the entire harbor including the main boat dock, the town pier, Mayo Beach, and Great […]

Brunch by the Sea

Brunch by the Sea

December 8, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

If you are like me, it doesn’t matter the season, being by the water is always preferred. Thankfully, we are lucky enough to live in an area where we are never that far from the water. And as daylight shrinks, going to brunch is a perfect way to spend a meal out. Here is a […]

Massachusetts Trailer Times

Massachusetts Trailer Times

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Name Acushnet River Basin Allen Harbor Annisquam River (Dun Fudgin) Apponagansett Bay Times Sunrise to Sunset Sunrise to Sunset Sunrise to Sunset Sunrise to Sunset Location Middle St. Fairhaven Lower County Rd. Harwich (Behind Gloucester High) Emerson Ave. Gloucester Gulf Road. Dartmouth Fees $7 Daily $50 Annual Season Pass $100 Seasonal Pass <18’= $35 >18’ […]

Massachusetts Marina 411

Massachusetts Marina 411

October 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Name Admiral’s Hill Marina Atlantis Marina Bass River Marina Address & Phone 305 Commandants Way Chelsea 617-889-4002 550 Pleasant St, Winthrop 617-846-5262 140 Main St, West Dennis 508-394-8341 Website http://admiralshillmarina.com www.atlantismarina.net www.bassrivermarina.com Monitors VHF Channel 9 or 10 N/A 72 Total Slips 136 130 160 Transient Slips Yes Yes If open, they offer it Transient […]

Atlantica Restaurant

Atlantica Restaurant

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Offering sweeping ocean views from its indoor dining room, Atlantica on Cohasset Harbor provides a thoughtful menu where fresh seafood and lobster take center stage. The restaurant serves dinner year round and is open for Sunday brunch from mid-September through the end of June. Diners who prefer to eat alfresco in warm weather can nosh […]

The Rudder

The Rudder

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

On Massachusetts’ scenic north shore, the Rocky Neck area of Gloucester has been home to a burgeoning artists’ colony for more than 150 years. Located in the heart of Rocky Neck in a historic building, The Rudder offers diners an unhurried meal of fresh seafood and innovative American cuisine. Boaters can dock directly at The […]

My Place by the Sea

My Place by the Sea

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

On the tip of historic Bearskin Neck, My Place by the Sea restaurant offers sweeping views of the rocky Cape Anne coastline and some of the freshest seafood on Massachusetts’ North Shore. Just a short walk from the public docking at Rockport Harbor, it’s a perfect choice for guests seeking upscale cuisine. Diners can enjoy […]

Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House

Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

For a top-notch dining experience on Boston Harbor, cruise to Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House in the Seaport District. Del Frisco’s diners can sit in the restaurant proper, lounge, or outside in good weather. The water is in full view from just about everywhere at the steak house, which features terraced seating in its […]

Michael’s Harborside Restaurant

Michael’s Harborside Restaurant

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One Tournament Wharf Newburyport 978-462-7785 www.michaelsharborside.com/ Michael’s Harborside Restaurant, overlooking the Merrimack River, is a favorite spot for lunch and dinner dining all year round.  In the summertime, it is bustling with locals and tourists sitting at one of three outdoor decks and the waterfront bar, listening to a live band and enjoying fresh seafood […]

New England Aquarium

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Ocean lovers are attracted to the New England Aquarium’s series of captivating exhibits and an abundance of marine life. While it is not directly accessible by boat, transient slips are available at the Boston Waterboat Marina (617-523-1027) and the Boston Yacht Haven (617-367-5050). The aquarium is located at One Central Wharf in Boston. The aquarium […]

House of the Seven Gables

House of the Seven Gables

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. The House of the Seven Gables overlooks Salem Harbor, making it completely accessible for boaters looking to explore the site made famous by the Nathaniel Hawthorne book of the same name. You can dock your boat at the Brewer Hawthorne Cove Marina, which is located within a five-minute walk of the historic site. Transient […]

Woods Hole

Woods Hole

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Falmouth, Massachusetts is located at the southeastern corner of Cape Cod. It’s filled with beaches, cedar shingle homes, and summer tourists riding bicycles. While it’s a lovely town, many go to Falmouth specifically to visit Woods Hole, a bustling area filled with shops, restaurants, and bars. It’s also where the ferry leaves to take vacationers […]

Explore Boston By Land and Sea

Explore Boston By Land and Sea

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Boston is one of the great destinations for boaters, providing a diverse range of options for day trips. The city’s many marinas offer the perfect starting point for exploring Boston. There are plenty of marinas to choose from, including The Boston Harbor and Shipyard Marina, Constitution Marina, Boston Waterboat Marina, Boston Yacht Haven, Boston Bay […]

Battleship Cove

Battleship Cove

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On Mount Hope Bay in Fall River, Massachusetts, lies a collection of preserved United States Navy ships—all part of America’s Fleet Museum at Battleship Cove—the largest collection of historic naval ships in the world. There are five National Historic Landmarks: battleship USS Massachusetts, destroyer USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr., submarine USS Lionfish, PT boats 617 […]

Old State House Museum

Old State House Museum

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Boston, Massachusetts, is considered to be the home of the American Revolution. With its cobblestone streets, old-fashioned style pubs, and fantastic museums, Boston is like a window into America’s past. The city is very walkable, and you don’t have to go far from the water to have everything you need for a day trip. For […]