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The Best (Not Lame!) Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day in Boston, According to Boston Magazine Staffers

If you ask us, the stakes are always too high on Valentine’s Day. There’s immense pressure to have an amazing time, yet a lot of […]

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Arts & Entertainment

Seven Can’t-Miss Events in Boston, February 2019

The Fab Four Pepperland It was 50(ish) years ago today that Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play, but this month the latest reverberations of […]

Boston Traveler: Costa Rica Guide
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Boston Traveler: Costa Rica

GETTING THERE Your best bet is to leave on a Saturday—that’s when JetBlue offers a nonstop flight to Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport in Liberia, […]

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Arts & Entertainment

A Magic Mike Musical Is Coming to Boston

Being a Broadway tryout city has its perks. Did you make it to Moulin Rouge last fall? If so, you might be excited to hear […]

Arts & Entertainment

Queer Eye’s Karamo Brown Is Coming to Boston

You’ve seen him dole out life advice on Queer Eye—serving as cultural and inspirational guide to men in need of serious pep talks along with their […]

Travel

Massachusetts Hotels Won 12 Awards from TripAdvisor’s America’s Best List

When it comes to top-notch accommodations, the Bay State can roll with the best of ’em. TripAdvisor just released its annual list of America’s best […]

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Don’t Miss These Five Winter Festivals around New England

The temperatures may be dropping, but that doesn’t mean you have to stay inside. Throughout New England, folks are bundling up and heading to the […]

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Our Day Trip Guide to Springfield

We all need a break from city life sometimes, if even just for a few hours. Our day trip guides highlight all of the gems within a […]

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Dudley Square Will Get a New Jazz Club and Restaurant

A fixture on the Boston jazz scene is opening a music venue and restaurant in Dudley Square. A new venture by Berklee professor and record […]

Arts & Entertainment

Yayoi Kusama, Instagram’s Favorite Artist, Will Be Featured at ICA Boston

You know all those Instagram photos of mirrored rooms, packed with endlessly repeating polka dots, oblong tentacles, and points of light? One of them—the biggest one […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Boston Molasses Flood in Pop Culture

Drunk History If you haven’t seen the Drunk History episode that takes on the Great Boston Molasses Flood, you really should. The Comedy Central show, known for […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Boston Calling Spring 2019 Lineup Is Here

Update, May 1, 2019: Janelle Monae and Black Star will no longer be performing at the festival, and Chvrches, Lil Nas X, and others will […]

Arts & Entertainment

New Seaport Public Art: Light-Up “Retro-Futuristic” Railway Handcars

New art inspired by old-timey railway handcars, vintage cartoons, and neon, will be debuting in the Seaport on Friday—the latest quirky, brightly colored (and totally […]

Travel

Boston Traveler: The White Mountains

GETTING THERE The fastest route is a three-hour drive up I-93, but if you’re in the mood for a road trip, hop on I-89 and […]

Travel

Travel Deal: Ski Lessons, Cocktails, and a Cozy Vermont Inn

Life’s too short to stay put. Explore New England and beyond with our weekly travel deal highlights. The “Teach Your Honey How to Ski” Package Where: Woodstock Inn & […]