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...

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.

African Americans in New England Yankee Magazine

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African American New England experiences in history are seasoned with the White resistance to Blacks living in the Northeast from Early America until the 20th century. There are few Blacks living in Vermont and Maine today. An Underground RailRoad, the good White abolitionist, the whaling industry, cargo ship dock workers, Newport's mansions, the construction and fishing trade, farming, and resistance...

Generous donor donates millions to create a Boston Martin Luther Memorial in the city.

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Entrepreneur Paul English pledged millions of dollars to fund the City of Boston endorsed construction of a new Martin Luther King, Jr., Coretta Scott King permanent installation to memorialize Dr. King. A budget of $5 million dollars is the goal. Meetings are being held across the city with various groups, individuals and with a large online community who share ideas...