Mystic CT

Mystic, CT – Trip Report – Day 2

On our second day in Mystic we got up and enjoyed the complimentary breakfast in the dining room. It was served buffet style and included eggs, bacon, toast and pancakes as well as coffee, tea and juices. After breakfast we went to the room to wash up and someone wanted to try out the jacuzzi tub… with bubble bath....
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Mystic CT

Mystic CT – Trip Report – Day 1

After a particularly busy holiday season Little Star and I decided we needed to get away for a couple of days and thought Mystic CT might be a good location for our little get away. We found a cute little inn to stay at – Steamboat Inn, and made our own little adventure. We took Friday off from work...
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Bars

Frost Ice Bar Boston

There is a new trend which I’ve slowly been hearing about over the past few years. Ice hotels, ice bars, places made of ice. For fun. What? Yes, a few months ago Boston got it’s first taste of this phenomenon when Frost Ice Bar opened in Faneuil Hall. What is an ice bar? Well it’s a 19 degree Fahrenheit...
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Boston

Shanghai Social Club

The Good: The food, the atmosphere, the friendly employees The Bad: No parking or valet, reservations not taken Rating: Two wings up Just in time for the students to return to town Shanghai Social Club has opened its doors on Comm Ave in Allston, MA. When I first read about the restaurant in Eater I was a bit skeptical...
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