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March 19th, 2016 - 3:09 pm § in New Brunswick

Burger as Memory: Grease-Fueled Recollections of Murray Beach, N.B.

I often read that food is love, but it’s also memory. Such is the case with the burger shack of Murray Beach, New Brunswick, in the Canadian Maritimes.

April 22nd, 2014 - 8:22 pm § in Northeast

Peace, Love, and Tasty Grub in Old Orchard Beach, Maine

Hoss and Mary’s specializes in sandwiches and “Peace, Love, & Tasty Grub!” The grub was tasty enough, but it was the rest of the motto that brought me back.

June 24th, 2013 - 11:50 am § in Boston, Photo Essays

9 Photos: The Last Blast Carnival at Revere Beach

We love Revere Beach. The first public beach in North America, it's right outside of Boston at the end of the MBTA Blue Line. This weekend, there was an added attraction: a traveling carnival. We stumbled upon the party and shot some of the action:

August 29th, 2010 - 8:51 pm § in Taiwan

The Amazing Kindness of the Taiwanese People

The Taiwanese are so friendly it's almost off-putting. People helped us without needing to be asked, going out of their way so that we didn't have any trouble.

July 27th, 2010 - 9:21 pm § in Asia, South Korea

Manic Asia Update: Haeundae Beach

The March of the Manic Men continues! Here we check in with them from Haeundae Beach in Busan, Korea.

June 29th, 2010 - 9:52 pm § in The West

Escape to San Diego, 2008, Part I: The Coast

A year ago, I grew very tired of whatever I had been doing. I decided to engage some temporary manifest destiny and go west. Thanks to the graciousness of my host, I was able to explore San Diego and its vast desert backyard. This is what I saw.

June 9th, 2010 - 7:39 pm § in Boston

Boston Urban Beach Trifecta

Nice weather or not, we visit Revere Beach every spring. This year, we decided we would hit Revere Beach, Castle Island, and Wollaston Beach in one day.