The Mary Baker Eddy Library, MIT & Harvard

Friday (June 7th, 2013) was a very soggy and wet day in Boston but we did the travelling thing and waterproofed up and headed out, thankfully the weather did let up long enough for some nice photos. We visited the Mary Baker Eddy Library, MIT and Harvard University. The Mary Baker Eddy Library opened in […]

Read more
Freedom Trail…

Wednesday 5th June we walked the famous Boston, Freedom Trail. The trail takes you along the historic sites of Boston including Boston Common, Park Street Church, Kings Chapel, Old State House, Faneuil Hall and the Bunker Hill Monument. The route covers over 2.5 miles and is a great way to explore the city. Although I […]

Read more
Boston Pride 2013

Saturday (8th June, 2013) was the amazingly colourful and camp Boston Pride. Pride kicked off with a parade from Copely Square to Boston City Hall. The parade was really fun with some colourful characters! It was really nice going to such a big event in such an accepting city… We saw everything from Dykes on […]

Read more
Boston Pride

Just wanted to say how surprised, happy and encouraged I am by Boston’s attitude to gays and the up coming gay pride this weekend. All the shops, public buildings, bars, cafe’s and even churches are flying the flag for pride! Looking forward to camping it up UK-style tomorrow at the parade!

Read more
Boston – Food Glorious Food…

Having spent a year of my life dedicated to Eats, Shoots & Reads and managing to cook 52, Jamie recipes I’m keen to keep food and cooking a big part of my life. Travelling is about experiencing the world, it’s cultures, religions and customs and food is a common flow throughout. Over the next 12 […]

Read more
Boston Strong…

While pottering around Boston we came across this church on the route of the Boston Marathon where people were encouraged to write their prayers and wishes on a ribbon and tie it to the railings. We later found the memorial at Copley Square but didn’t feel it appropriate to take pictures and treat it like […]

Read more
Boston!

It’s day 5 in Boston and I’m finally getting around to writing up my adventure so far… We flew from Heathrow, London on Saturday 1st June at 3:05pm. I’m not a great flyer and I’ve never flown long-haul before so I was nervous to say the least! The first drama was check-in. I’m a great […]

Read more