Category Archives: Activities

Things to do in every East Coast state, day tours to popular attractions and lesser-known areas; our activities guides for the East Coast will save you time and get you booking.

22 Great Places to Go for Ice Skating in NYC

Crowds skate at lower plaza ice skating arena of Rockefeller Center during Christmas Manhattan New York City.

If you’re looking for a unique way to experience New York City in the winter, look no further than the city’s many ice skating rinks!  From Bryant Park in the heart of midtown to the Rockefeller ice skating rink overlooking Fifth Avenue, there’s a skating spot to fit every taste.  And don’t worry if you’re […]

23 Ideas and Places to Go for New Year’s Eve in NYC

Happy New Year with background of buildings in Times Square

Planning to spend New Years Eve in NYC? New York City is probably one of the best places to be when the clock strikes midnight on December 31st.  From Times Square to the Brooklyn Bridge, there are endless ways to celebrate the end of one year and the beginning of another. Live music, fireworks, champagne […]

21 Ice Skating in Boston Locations For a Perfect Winter Activity

Close up of someone in ice skates on an outdoor skating rink

Ice skating is always a blast and Boston has plenty of rinks where you can enjoy this winter-worthy activity. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a beginner, a trip to the rink with your family or friends is a great way to spend time outside, get active, and have fun. To help you plan, this […]

20 Awesome Places to Go Skiing in Massachusetts (Downhill + Cross-Country)

Close up of a skiier fixing a boot

Looking to go skiing in Massachusetts this winter? From beautiful cross-country trails to local favorite spots and the best slopes in the state, this guide covers all the top places to go for snow-filled fun! Planning more adventures? Get more recommendations for the region in our guide to skiing in New England. And check out […]

22 Christmas Markets in Boston You Can’t Miss This Festive Season

Kiss Me mistletoe arch at the Snowport Holiday Market in the Seaport Boston Massachusetts at Christmas

It’s holiday market time in Boston! We love the festive season for all the sparkling lights, beautiful decorations, and awesome ways to support local creators and producers. Check out all the best Boston Christmas markets to shop local and support community creators. There are multiple season-long holiday markets in the city, but also a number […]

22 Festive Ways to Celebrate Christmas in Newport, RI

A gingerbread house inside of a kitchen of a mansion at Christmas time in Newport Rhode Island

Christmas in Newport Rhode Island is a special time of year. While this might be a popular summer resort area, the holiday season is a sparkling gem that you won’t want to miss! Enjoy all the coastal festivities, from boat parades and buoy decorations to jaw-dropping lights and decor at the famous Newport Mansions. You […]

28 Romantic Things to Do in NYC: Date Ideas, Restaurants & More

View of flowers and structure at the Japanese garden at Brooklyn Botanical Garden.

Looking for romantic things to do in NYC? It may not be Paris, but this city is full of love too. In fact, there are tons of couple things to do in New York, from romantic restaurants to beautiful gardens, to amazing performances.  One of the best things about finding romantic things to do in […]

Christmas Lights in Massachusetts: 21 Places with Magical Walk- or Drive-Through Light Displays

Trellis filed with Christmas lights at Christoper Columbus Park at night, Boston, MA.

Tis the season! Let’s celebrate with Christmas light displays in Massachusetts, from Boston to the Berkshires and all the small towns in between. Perfect for family-friendly fun or an ideal date night in December, twinkly lights make the darker winter days much more enjoyable. If you’re only staying in the city and don’t have a […]

22 Things to Do in New England in Winter: Seasonal Sports, Festive Fun, & Unique Events

Nubble Lighthouse in Maine lit up with festive lights for the holiday season

New England in the winter means getting outdoors for snow-covered fun and then cozying up inside to take the chill off. It’s also the festive season and New England does the holidays right! Holiday shopping is a favorite pastime, as is a Christmas stroll or big light displays. If you love the festive season, you […]

Cape Cod in Winter: 22 Festive Events, Outdoor Activities & Scenic Seasonal Places

A scenic view of Wellfleet Bay frozen over in the winter time Cape Cod Massachusetts

Cape Cod in the winter means quiet beaches where locals walk their dogs, no traffic as you’re crossing the bridge, and a milder winter weather experience than you’d get in the rest of Massachusetts. While the Cape might be a beloved summertime beach destination, it’s a hidden gem for an off-season escape. Book a Cape […]