Fun Free Fridays no cost admittance to Massachusetts Cultural Attractions every Friday

Free Fun Friday
Fun Free Fridays  is a no cost admittance program funded by the Highland Street Foundation. Families and individuals get in for free at select Massachusetts cultural institutions on Fridays while passes last, starting June 29th, 2018. Kicking off the year are the ten destinations located across Massachusetts listed below. Click here to request transportation for your group.   click here for the Free Fun...

25 far reaching attractive destinations around the world curated by Black Travel Noire

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Travel Noire members have produced 25 custom travel guides ( $25 ea ) to destinations in Africa, Cuba, Jamaica and other dreamy getaway places. So we're putting in a shameless plug for them because the covers are so cute and perhaps no other black travel club knows as much about world travel as their collective souls. The Blavity Travel Noire...

Black travelers are finding business retreats seductive.

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Black travelers pack mindfulness and other cool activities into business retreats they are taking. The big fist in the photo is from Detroit, but New Englanders won't have to go that far to retreat. We have destinations less than two hours away from Boston that serve professionals. You need a break from the everyday stresses of business life. Even...

Boston roof top bars you should know.

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These rooftop patio bars around Boston received honorable mention from the Boston Herald newspaper. Alba Restaurant 1486 Hancock St Quincy, MA Web Site urban oasis The Baseball Tavern 1270 Boylston St. Boston, MA 617-867-6526 Web Site roof deck at the Fenway Charlie's Kitchen 10 Eliot St Cambridge, MA 617-492-8646 Web Site burgers sidewalk open air KO at the Shipyard 256 Marginal St East Boston, Ma 617-418-5234 Web Site Updates Eastie Lookout Rooftop and Bar 70 Sleeper St Boston, MA 617-338-3030 Web Site hip scene, big city views Jo's Nautical...

Newport live music clip sampling a famous Chic Corea lick.

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"Majestic Warrior," featuring Chic Corea, Stanley Clarke, Al Dimeola and Lenny White was the first music album by Corea we experienced. During a recent Newport jazz festival concert, Chic performed. There's a street named after him in Chelsea Ma, where we worked a number of years.  Well, while at the festival we heard this sonic lick coming up as...

Newport mansion video drive by tour

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Tour Newport mansions built by slaves when there was no income tax and rich barons spent lavishly on majestic houses that  stand today.

Airport parking in Boston

Parking fees range $14 to $19 per day overnight parking.   Check airline prices Transportation and airport transfers Public transportation from Boston is  $1.50 – $3.50 (617-222-3200). Boston taxi cab rates are $5.40 per mile Water Taxi covers 20 Boston Harbor landings serving the airport ( 617-422-0392). The Logan Express Bus does pickups and returns to Back Bay, Braintree, Framingham, Peabody and in...

Martha’s Vineyard destinations for your hands, hearts and mind.

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Oyster & Aquaculture Tours Experience the Island's booming oyster farming industry first hand with local cultivators and biologists. Learn about where oysters are grown, how they're grown, and meet the farmers behind their story. The tours are a fun and fantastic way to learn about these incredible bivalves and ‘kiss the sea on its lips" with oyster tastings plucked from...

Black Heritage Trail of New Hamphire announces upcoming events.

Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire tours
AboutBlackBostonOnline is offering bus trips to the BLACK HERITAGE TRAIL OF NEW HAMPSHIRE.   Tours are starting soon. Request the details.