Romantic Winter Road Trips from Boston

If you’re spontaneously making Valentine’s Day plans in the northeast or have another romantic occasion coming up, we have you covered. Before recently relocating back to Florida to be snowbirds for a season, we lived in Boston for two and a half years. We experienced a lot of New England year round, but there were…

All You Can Eat Chocolate Bar, Langham Boston

Who loves chocolate? We’re guessing about 99% of humanity. So when we discovered that Cafe Fleuri at the Langham Hotel in Boston offers an all you can eat chocolate bar on Saturdays, we were sold, especially since it’s been featured on the Travel Channel. And after experiencing this chocolate extravaganza, we believe the head chef…

Christmas Lights of Boston in 2015

The Christmas lights of Boston are currently putting a little warmth into the hearts of residents and visitors. Alex and I believe Christmas lights and Christmas markets were created to make people feel happy in the days leading up to the shortest day of the year. And they certainly offer a pleasant distraction on cold dark…

Touring Famous Movie Sites in Boston

  We’ve lived in Boston over a year, and have enjoyed slowly discovering this great American city in our free time (and when we’re not freezing our butts in winter). This past weekend we were invited to partake in the ‘Boston TV and Movie Sites’ bus tour, by On Location Tours, who also offer a Movie…

Why Boston Should Host the 2024 Olympics

With 70 inches of snow in two weeks, combined with constinent temperatures well below freezing, Boston has been pummelled by snow since Snowstorm Juno. The city prides itself on clearing snow efficiently (which it can) but as Mayor Marty Walsh recently said “this amount of snow is unprecedented for Boston.” So dire has the situation become, that…