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The scoop on Cambridge Area tourist hot spots, travel destinations – staycationer tips

Cambridge Museums Participating in Free Museum Day

Filed in Travel & Tourism by on September 23, 2009 0 Comments
Cambridge Museums Participating in Free Museum Day

Smithsonian Magazine is putting on a nationwide museum day.  This Saturday September 26th you can get free admission to many Cambridge area museums.  This past spring my family and I visited Harvard’s Museum of Natural History and the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology for free as part of the Cambridge Science Festival. These free […]

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Cambridge Back to School Vacations

Filed in Travel & Tourism by on August 26, 2009 0 Comments
Cambridge Back to School Vacations

Cambridge has more than 35,000 students starting up classes.  Many parents are dropping them off and it’s a great opportunity to have a “back to school vacation”.  Back in May we took a look at what Cambridge hotels to stay in for the upcoming graduations for Harvard and MIT.  I am sure many decided to […]

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Cambridge Trolley Tour Competition

Filed in Travel & Tourism by on August 18, 2009 1 Comment
Cambridge Trolley Tour Competition

Cambridge Trolley Tours can be conveniently found at the Kendall Square area of Cambridge.  If you are visiting or hoping to get a tour of Cambridge specific attractions there are basically only 2 games in town.  Old Town Trolley Tours and Upper Deck Trolley Tours(also SuperTrolleyTours) are the ones that can be found that include […]

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Mount Auburn Cemetery a Jaw Dropping Experience

Filed in Travel & Tourism by on August 17, 2009 0 Comments
Mount Auburn Cemetery a Jaw Dropping Experience

Last week I reminded everyone of the Cambridge Discovery Days Tours that were taking place this Saturday.  I wasn’t sure whether I was going to make any of them but my family and I were able to squeeze in the Mount Auburn Cemetery tour that took place from 4 to 5:30pm.  How many of us […]

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Free Tours of Historic Cambridge Massachusetts

Filed in Travel & Tourism by on August 14, 2009 2 Comments
Free Tours of Historic Cambridge Massachusetts

If you have ever been interested in Cambridge history or are visiting Cambridge and want to learn more about this historic city you are in luck.  This Saturday is the last day of the Cambridge Discovery Tours:  From the Ground Up event.  Tomorrow on August 15th the Historic Cambridge Collaborative concludes this free assemblage of […]

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Massachusetts Vacation Deals for Cantabrigians

Filed in Travel & Tourism by on July 24, 2009 0 Comments
Massachusetts Vacation Deals for Cantabrigians

Whether you live in Cambridge or not Massachusetts is a good choice nowadays for your vacation plans.  Many of us because we grew up here or live here don’t really consider it our top choice for vacationing.  The Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism will change your mind. I was researching staycation types of trips […]

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Cambridge Hotels for Harvard and MIT Graduations

Filed in Travel & Tourism by on May 26, 2009 2 Comments
Cambridge Hotels for Harvard and MIT Graduations

Have you waited until the last second to book your hotel for Harvard’s or MIT’s graduation?  If you ask someone on the street odds are they will tell you that all of the closest ones are booked.  Don’t despair we’ve just checked and there are still vacancies.  Unfortunately the vacancies are in the more expensive, […]

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