Boston

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The really good places to eat in Boston, Cambridge & Somerville

It took me 6 years to make this list. These are the restaurants that I just couldn’t stay away from when I lived in Boston. Some of them have long lines. They’re worth the wait. BTW — See here if you’re looking for something to do next time you’re in Boston. Boston The original Pizzeria Regina Gourmet Dumpling House Silvertone Bar & Grill Ernesto’s Pizza Penang Bacco Ristorante & Bar Jacob Wirth Saus The Beehive Lucky’s […]

What to do next time you’re in Boston

I lived in Boston for 6 years (2007-2013). The city has a lot to offer from duck boats to killer lobster (see here for good places to eat). This list is intended for both newcomers and locals. I hope you find something fun to do next time you’re in Boston. Pilot a canoe or kayak through the Charles River with Paddle Boston Sip, socialize and paint at the Urban Art Bar Reflect at the Institute of Contemporary Art Walk along the […]

Big Journeys Begin with a Single Step

Dear Boston, Think about your first day of high school or your first day at college. Or the first day at a new job. These are the moments in your life where you begin a new chapter. They’re also challenges that you meet and overcome. I’m about to write the first sentence in a new chapter of my life that will challenge me. This video is that first sentence. It gives you a glimpse into […]

5 Minute Documentary About the Bombing in Boston

Terrible events happen in the world. You get the information about what happened from online sources. You watch the news for commentary. If you can, you pitch in and help. Then you move on with your life. I’ve lived in Boston for 6 years and call it my home. It’s not easy to move on when a catastrophic event happens in your hometown. I made a short documentary about what happened. It includes a first-hand account […]

Travel Like a Local with Tripzaar

Update, 7/30/15: Tripzaar isn’t around anymore. Check out Triip instead.   I really enjoy living in Boston. I get to meet interesting and fun people who are doing very cool things. I find hidden gem restaurants and fun things to do. I’ve lived here for 6 years. I’ve learned what’s popular and what to avoid. I love to share my local knowledge with visitors from all over the world. When I travel to a new […]