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Boston Harbor Islands

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Ecotourism Spots In Boston

Boston draws thousands of tourists each year. Here are some tourist-friendly activities that keep the earth in mind.

12/09/2013

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Boston Area’s Best Places For Stargazing

The Perseids meteor shower occurs August 10-13, so don’t miss your chance to have an unobstructed view. Head out to one of Boston’s best places for stargazing.

08/03/2013

Lovell's Island (Photo By Boston Harbor Islands/ Paul Treseler/Facebook)

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Boston Harbor Islands

Here are 5 things you didn’t know about the Boston Harbor Islands.

07/26/2013

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Man Found Dead On One Of Boston Harbor Islands

Massachusetts State Police are investigating the death of a young man on Peddocks Island.

12/29/2012

The dead whale on Oct. 31, the day before burial. (Photo courtesy: Kim Diebboll for Good Morning Gloucester/http://goodmorninggloucester.wordpress.com/)

Dead Finback Whale Will Be Buried On Rockport Beach Thursday

The dead Finback whale that washed up on Boston Harbor Islands before making its way to Rockport will be buried Thursday.

10/31/2012

Wingarsheek Beach in Gloucester (credit: Jay Albert)

A Guide To The Boston Area’s Best Beaches

The summer’s sweltering heat makes many a Bostonian long for open sand and cool water.

CBS Boston–06/07/2012

Spectacle Island (credit: The Boston Harbor Association)

Planning A Visit To The Boston Harbor Islands

Boston’s newest destination is a day trip to The Harbor Islands, now a National Park. Just a quick ferry trip from the city, it makes a great family day trip.

CBS Boston–07/09/2011

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Road Trip: Boston With The Kids

Boston offers the excitement, hustle and bustle of a major city along with history, adventure and outdoor opportunities.

CBS Boston–05/29/2011