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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Woods Hole

Woods Hole

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

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

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

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

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

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 […]