The Peabody Essex Museum is home to a rare, carefully preserved house known as the Yin Yu Tang in Salem, Mass. The home is an authentic achievement that preserves the physical memory of the Huang family of Anhui Province, whose roots can be traced back to the thirteenth century.
The Museum of Science Mugar Omni Theater will premiere “Jerusalem” on Sept. 20, a documentary film that explores on a grand scale the intersection of science, history and religion in this enigmatic city.
No plans for the Labor Day long weekend? The Sampan takes you around greater Boston for some fun and affordable destinations.
Summer is ending much too fast. Make the most of the warm weather with family and friends by enjoying a fun affordable vacation on Labor Day weekend. Whether it’s history at Plymouth, the heights of the Berkshires or beaches at Gloucester, the state of Massachusetts has something for everyone. If you’ve got too many weddings to attend during summer, be sure to visit these destinations in the fall!
Families are always looking for their next great vacation. And recent studies show that more than three out of four dads wish their family could take more vacations together.
Cold, volcanos, happy people and seafood come to mind when I think of Iceland. Surprisingly, an affordable hot dog is the nation’s favorite dish that even President Bill Clinton had to try. Aside from delicious seafood, there are some famous Icelandic delicacies, such as fermented shark. Being an island, it can get very expensive.