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25 Bike Paths with Incredible Scenery

A leisurely bike ride is a fantastic activity to incorporate into any vacation as it allows you to check out the beautiful natural surroundings of the area while also getting in a fun little vacation workout (as opposed to a boring treadmill workout at a hotel gym, or worse skipping the fitness altogether). These 25 […]

Middlesex Fells Reservation: A Picturesque Hiking Oasis Near Boston

Middlesex Fells is a beautiful natural oasis ideally located just a short drive from Boston (the reservation is located in the towns of Wincheser, Stoneham, Medford, Melrose, and Malden). Walking amongst the beautiful tree-covered trails, you will feel as if you took a 3 hour drive up to New Hampshire or Vermont, although you never […]

The Freedom Trail: Exploring Boston’s Past

One of the best ways to explore Boston’s rich history is by embarking on the 2.5 mile journey along Boston’s historic Freedom Trail. The path leads you through 16 of Boston’s most historically significant sights. No visit to Boston would be complete without taking the time to complete this informative, fun, & scenic trail. You […]

A Winter Walk Through Great Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

This weekend, Mike and I decided to brave the cold for a short, brisk hike at Great Neck Wildlife Refuge in Wareham, Massachusetts. The decision to wear hiking boots as opposed to gym shoes came in handy as there was still a bit of leftover snow on the trails. This sanctuary was very peaceful and […]

Winter Scenes at Buzzard’s Bay Little Harbor Beach

On our return trip from Great Neck Wildlife Refuge, Mike and I caught a glimpse of a beautiful beach in Buzzard’s Bay. We decided to pull over and take a walk. Little Harbor Beach, located in Wareham, Massachusetts, is just a short drive away from Cape Cod. We came looking for sea glass, but instead […]

Winter Fun: Snowshoeing at Myles Standish State Forest

Getting out into the cold weather and snow doesn’t sound like much fun until you break out the cross country skis and snowshoes! The brisk long winters of Massachusetts can be hard on athletes and photographers. Mike and I decided to break up the monotony of gym workouts by getting out for a  snowshoe hike […]