Monthly Archives: May 2012

Provincetown Ferry

Seasonal summer ferry service to Provincetown has started back up again!   You can catch on of these fast ferries from either Long Wharf or the Seaport for the ~1.5 hour ride down to Provincetown. This is a great day … Continue reading

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Boston Harbor Picture of the Week: Bridge in thick morning Fog

Here is an early morning shot taken in last week’s heavy fog while passing under the Long Island Bridge in Boston Harbor.

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Boston Harbor Liberty Fleet Tall Ships Deal – $37

There is another Boston Harbor boating deal at Groupon available today- Take a 2-hour day or evening cruise aboard the Liberty Star or Liberty Clipper for only $37.  More information on the daily sailing schedule is available at the Liberty Fleet website.

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Sunset cruising out along Nantasket Roads

The conditions became ideal last night for a nice sunset cruise out to open water, with calm seas, clearing skies and very calm seas. I travelled out the Nantasket Roads channel, and ended up parking about a mile offshore of … Continue reading

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Boston Light

While I was out on my test run yesterday, I took this shot of Boston Light and the entrance to the harbor. This happens to be the second oldest active lighthouse in the United States, and is currently the only … Continue reading

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Finally in the water for the 2012 season

My boat is finally in. I splashed her yesterday- May 25th…better late than never. I took a test run around the outer harbor, and it was pretty busy, which is always a good sign. I am usually in the water … Continue reading

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Boston Harbor Dinner Cruise Deal: $49-$59

And the Boston Harbor cruise deals keep coming…there have been a lot of  boating deals lately, but here if the first dinner cruise I recall seeing this season.  Groupon is offering a 3-hour dinner cruise aboard the Spirit of Boston … Continue reading

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Long Wharf

I took a walk up to the area of Long Wharf today at lunch time. This area is a must see for people visiting Boston. Its a great destination as it is a historical sight (said to be the busiest … Continue reading

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Boston Harbor Shuttle Deal – $12

Here’s a great opportunity to avoid cabs/driving and hit up the Boston Harbor this summer- a shuttle boat!  You could make quite a day of seeing Boston this way- have lunch at Liberty Wharf, take the kids to the aquarium, … Continue reading

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More Seaport waterfront development would be great

The Boston Herald reports thats there are plans in the works for an additional pier on the seaport waterfront, near the Bank of America pavilion. This is a location that already has some great restaurants, not to mention the concert … Continue reading

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