Monthly Archives:: January 2016

Self Guided Georgetown Cupcake & Desserts Tour

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Georgetown Cupcakes are just one of the many amazing desserts in this historic neighborhood. There are macarons, ice cream, homemade fudge, and a collection of sweets for you to try. Take our self guided tour through this historic neighborhood to learn more about the stories of famous soirees, dinner parties, and history of these tasty […]

The T: Boston’s Subway

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How to Use the Boston Subway

The Boston Subway system is the nation’s oldest, founded in 1897, and is the fourth largest subway system in the United States. It is operated by The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) or just the T as us Bostonians call it. Boston’s public transportation system is an inexpensive and convenient way to travel through our great […]

Berlin Graffiti and Street Art Tour

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Berlin Street Art

This is a self-guided tour of the varieties of graffiti and street art one can find on the streets of Berlin.  Graffiti and street art is very typical for Berlin and can be found everywhere. The former city mayor described Berlin as “poor and sexy”. Graffiti and street art just fit right into this slogan. While […]

Top Ten Things To Do In Chicago At Night

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Chicago Things to do at night

This post lists the top 10 things to do in Chicago.  Actually, the list gives dozens of ideas for you to take in the night in the Windy City.  You’re in Chicago, why not enjoy the nightlife? From seeing the Blue Man Group live from the Splash Zone, to partying with the stars at The […]

Self-Guided Oxford Tour

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Oxford self-guided tour

For those who want to explore Oxford on foot and would like to tread the streets on their own, we’ve put together a self-guided tour of the city that will take you through the historic halls of the universities, past world-class museums and gardens and gives you multiple opportunities to climb towers and spires and […]

Silicon Valley Tour for Technology Lovers

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Although we consider San Francisco to be the greatest city in the world, we also (reluctantly) admit that there are other places people should visit if they are on vacation here. One of the best day trips in the area is to take a Silicon Valley Tour. Silicon Valley contains an incredible number of companies […]

Why visit Oxford? 12 reasons to go

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Oxford reasons to visit

An easy day trip from London, Oxford has been attracting scholars and tourists alike for the centuries. So if you want to walk the hallowed halls of the older university in the English speaking world, take a relaxing boat ride along a beautiful countryside stretch of the river Thames, or just enjoy the sights – […]

Where to eat the best Gumbo in New Orleans

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This post is about the different types of gumbo and where to find some of the best gumbo in New Orleans.  We provide a map with places both within the French Quarter and outside as well as descriptions of and links to each recommended establishment. Other posts you might interested in: Best Beignets in New […]

Things to Do in Chicago for Valentine’s Day

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Romantic things to do in Chicago for Valentines Day

If you are visiting Chicago in February with your special someone, here are some ideas for romantic things to do in Chicago for Valentine’s Day. Skip the stale candy hearts and cheesy greeting cards this Valentine’s Day and create a lasting memory instead! Experience Chicago’s seductive side with our recommendations on the coziest restaurants, romantic hot-spots, […]