explore new england: Massachusetts
Bangkok hotel offering high-end and high-up New Year's specials
By Paul E. Kandarian, Globe Correspondent If you find yourself in Bangkok over New Year's (and really, it's a much warmer choice than icy Boston),...
Which Massachusetts National Parks are closed due to the government shutdown?
The government shutdown has forced some attractions run by the National Park Service to shut down until the government has returned to work. Here, thanks...
A Tank Away
Most visitors to Cape Cod breeze through Truro without a second look on their way to the prize at the tip: Provincetown. But break off a bit earlier for this quiet enclave, and you will find miles of pristine beaches, the Cape’s oldest lighthouse, a winery, and gourmet ice cream shops.
Around New England
A complete guide to hiking, biking, and camping in New England.
Where to eat, play, sleep, shop.
"Aahs" in Boston and beyond.
Explore the spots that give Cape Cod its unique character.
While we wont deny Maine its greatness when it comes to one of its signature dishes, Massachusetts offers a variety of top-notch destinations for the ultimate taste of the season.
Here are 10 places, bites, sites, treasures, and adventures with a true taste of Nantucket.
If the vacationing President Obama wants to get out and about, there are plenty of places on the island to find a good meal.
What do you love about Boston?
Seeing how passionate Bostonians are for their town, we asked our readers what it is about the city that they love so much. Heres what some of you had to say.
Heres how the towns stack up on some Revolutionary essentials.
Taking a long car ride into the wilds of the southern Berkshires was a grand adventure.
The trails include 29 wineries and 18 cheese makers, and many welcome visitors to their facilities.
While the glory days of neon lights may be over, many signs still retain a special glow. Check out some of Massachusetts' brightest lights.
The Massachusetts Tavern Trail highlights Colonial-era watering holes from Boston to the Berkshires. Here are 10 Massachusetts taverns to explore.
The perfect antidote to the prevalent “witch kitsch’’ of Salem may be a self-guided tour of the city’s African-American Heritage Sites.
Get your sports fix along the Boston Sports Trail. Use our GPS tour to help make the most of it.
Take a GPS-guided tour of Route 127 from the comfort of your car.