Boston Harbor Islands
There are some great locations to check out the moon and the stars near the city. Many places offer excellent views of the nighttime spectacular, and all you’ll need is a blanket to enjoy it.
The Harbor Islands system is the largest open space in eastern Massachusetts, featuring 3,000 acres and 34 separate islands, 12 of which are open to the public.
The Boston Harbor Island Alliance, in partnership with the National Park Service and Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, is offering free ferry tickets to Georges Islands on Saturday.
Don’t let the cold weather keep you inside. Check out Boston’s best places for outdoor adventures in the winter.
Boston draws thousands of tourists each year. Here are some tourist-friendly activities that keep the earth in mind.
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.
Here are 5 things you didn’t know about the Boston Harbor Islands.
Massachusetts State Police are investigating the death of a young man on Peddocks Island.
The dead Finback whale that washed up on Boston Harbor Islands before making its way to Rockport will be buried Thursday.
The summer’s sweltering heat makes many a Bostonian long for open sand and cool water.