Boston

Cape Cod Weekend Getaway by Bike, Ferry and Train

Cape Cod Weekend Getaway by Bike, Ferry and Train

Use a ferry and a bike-friendly train to take in Cape Cod's scenic coastlines and rail trail at a casual speed of less than 25 miles a day.

A Revolutionary Day Trip to Walden Pond

A Revolutionary Day Trip to Walden Pond

Take a day trip to the epicenter of both the American Revolution and one of the first major American literary and philosophical movements. Oh, and did we mention there's swimming and ice cream? The ride is 24 miles round trip (with outbound train ride) or 38 miles round trip (few hills outbound), so plan for a picnic!

Hoppy New Year, Boston!

Hoppy New Year, Boston!

The Boston Brewing Company (Sam Adams) put Boston on the beer map in the late 1980s, and regional powerhouse Long Trail followed not long after.  Lesser known Cambridge Brewing Company also started in the late 1980s, and went on to influence countless local startups such as Vermont darlings Hill Farmstead.  And while the Boston beer scene largely languished during the the late 90s and 2000s, it has once again awoken and begun to flourish, with vibrant and daring beers coming from downtown and the immediate north.

Left Bank Biking in Boston

Left Bank Biking in Boston

You've heard of Boston. But across the river is Cambridge and Somerville, Boston's "Left Bank." Of course that name references Paris' Left Bank or Rive Gauche which refers to the southern bank of the Seine. But more importantly the Left Bank of Paris was the Paris of artists, writers, philosophers, and more. Similarly, there is a high number of artists and writers in Cambridge and Somerville. This route will be a tour of the artistic side of the city.

Pie on the Beach, weekend getaway from Boston

Pie on the Beach, weekend getaway from Boston

Whether you go for a day trip or a weekend getaway, this Ipswich excursion features all the things you'd want in a New England vacation: a beautiful beach, great seafood, lovely rides on country roads, history everywhere you look, and of course pie.

Charles River City Views, City Tour

Charles River City Views, City Tour

This bike route along the Charles River in Cambridge and Boston features 15 scenic miles and stops at our favorite bakery, a historic cemetery with a tower affording the best view of Boston, a river bike path, the USS Constitution, playgrounds galore, picnicking opportunities and our favorite places to grab a beer and a bite to eat.