Boston for Art Lovers // Brittany from Boston

Boston for Art Lovers

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After my art-driven adventures in the Azores this summer, I returned to Boston with a new sense of appreciation for the arts, and with a curiosity about what the art scene in Boston is like. I did some exploring around town with a new set of eyes, I asked way too many questions of the […]

Beacon Hill Neighborhood Guide: Exploring Boston’s Historic Neighborhood // Brittany from Boston

Beacon Hill Guide: Exploring Boston’s Most Historic Neighborhood

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I count myself lucky to be living in Beacon Hill. It’s a neighborhood frequented by tourists who want to take a peek at one of Boston’s oldest and most historic neighborhoods. Its distinct aesthetic features centuries-old brownstones decorated with flower boxes and brick-laid sidewalks that yield to the unruly roots of oak trees. You can […]

Visiting Chihuly at the New York Botanical Garden // Brittany from Boston

Visiting Chihuly at the New York Botanical Garden

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Dale Chihuly has been one of my favorite artists since I was 9 years old. Yes, it was in the 4th grade that my obsession with this innovative and world-renowned glass-blower began. My art teacher, Ms. Horton, assigned us a project to learn about an artist, to present a little bio of them, and to […]

The 8 Quintessentially Swiss Things to Do in Lucerne Switzerland // Brittany from Boston

The 8 Quintessentially Swiss Things to Do in Lucerne Switzerland

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Lucerne (or Luzern) is a beautiful town with easy access to the mountains. It’s just a quick train ride away from Zurich, and it basically has everything that there is to love about Switzerland all in one city! If you’re looking for the quintessentially Swiss experience, then look no further than Lucerne. These are the […]

Philadelphia Bucket List // Brittany from Boston

Philadelphia Bucket List

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There is a bit of tension I think between Boston and Philadelphia because each city played such a formative role in the creation of the United States. We in Boston like to think of our city as the Birthplace of America, but so too do the folks in Philly. So when I went to visit […]

How to Visit Switzerland on a Budget // Brittany from Boston

How to Visit Switzerland on a Budget

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Switzerland is one of the most consistently beautiful places I’ve ever traveled, as in it’s beautiful everywhere in the country no matter where you go. This is just one of the things that made me fall in love with this happy little country. To read about the other things I loved about Switzerland click here. […]

Zurich City Guide // Brittany from Boston

Zurich City Guide

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At the intersection of historic charm and modern luxury, Zurich is the world’s entry point to Switzerland. Most travelers will fly into Zurich before embarking on some adventures around the country, and especially to the Swiss Alps. But don’t be in too much of a hurry to move on from the city to the mountains! […]