4 nights in Boston, 4 different boutique hotels

The Lenox Hotel (Credit: The Lenox Hotel)

I left Boston in 2010 under duress, returning to my Rust Belt hometown for family reasons. Since then, I have longed for the Hub’s small-town-big-city feel, its sophisticated dining, its quirky and august museums; its diverse shopping scene, extreme walkability and human-scale buildings. I’ve missed the Public Garden, sailboats on the Charles, Harvard Square, and most […]

Airlines Add Extra Flights to Phoenix for Super Bowl


Great news for football fans! Three airlines have added extra flights to Phoenix for Super Bowl XLIX. 1. jetBlue jetBlue Airways was the first to add an extra flight to Phoenix from Boston to give New England Patriots fans more options to make it to the big game. On top of the normal schedule of daily BOS-PHX service, […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of November 12, 2014


THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: The US and China will grant visas valid for up to a decade to visitors between the two countries Canada imposing quarantine measures on travellers from #Ebola countries AA flight attendants reject contract, arbitration next Homeland Security tightens screening of foreign air travelers Air Canada staff subjected […]

Emirates Announces New Boston-Dubai Flights Starting March 2014


Emirates is launching flights to Dubai from Boston beginning March 10, 2014. This will be the airline’s eighth route into the United States. The flight will be operated by a Boeing 777-200LR. From March 10, 2014, EK237 will depart Dubai at 9:45AM and arrive in Boston at 3:15PM. The return flight, EK 238, will take off from Boston […]

Website of the Week: Smart Destinations

Smart Destinations

Everyone wants to save money when they travel—including me! If you plan on traveling to a U.S. city and doing a lot of sightseeing (alone or with the family), then you should seriously consider getting a Smart Destinations Go Card, because it’ll save you up to 55% on top attractions. For example, those traveling to […]

JetBlue to Offer Daily Flights Between BOS and PHL Starting at $17.76


JetBlue has been offering great short sale deals all week, and this morning they announced yet another. Starting this spring jetBlue will offer daily flights between Boston and Philadelphia, and to mark the announcement they are offering one way fares for as low as $17.76 if you book today or tomorrow, December 14,  for travel between […]

$433 Round-Trip Boston to Portugal

SATA Airlines

Did you know the volcanic Azores Islands are just four hours from Boston? Their airline, SATA, has a deal for $433 RT (all fees included) and for $66 more you can fly to Lisbon. Travel is valid between November 2, 2012 and November 13, 2012. Tickets must be purchased before September 15, 2012. To book […]

Travel News: Week of June, 11th, 2012

Ways to save on summer flights to Europe

Top Travel News 9 ways to save on summer flights to Europe Walt Disney World hikes single-day tickets to $89 Boston airport is testing free bus program No butts about it: Fewer U.S. airports allow smoking Women increasingly targeted for assault in Egypt’s Tahrir Square Investment banker kicked off flight from JFK to LAX after […]