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Harding House Happenings Blog

A Cambridge summer…

The Tall Ships were breathtaking but they have come and gone….  what else there is to do on your visit to Cambridge Massachusetts? As a local I have plenty of ideas… To start with I am a fan of the ...
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Open House

This post goes out to all our neighbors… May 13th we will be holding an open house during Open Studios not only because we are a property that showcases local artists but we also would like to introduce people to our local ...
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breathtaking glass flowers

If you are in Cambridge and you have not yet seen the famous glass flowers, you really must. I promise you will stare at these in wonder, blown away by the fact that they are all made of glass. The collection ...
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…(the start of) The Freedom Trail…

As spring takes hold in New England the tourist season starts to pick up in the area. One of the must do attractions for many coming to Boston is the Freedom Trail. Recently two of us set out to remind ...
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“Must see places for kids”

For those of you curled up waiting for snow this weekend maybe its a good time to dream up your next getaway? If you have kids you may want to refer to the list "Today" just posted. Massachusetts is on ...
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favorite Cambridge places…

I took my kids out for ice cream the other day (wearing winter coats because it's spring in New England and not even cold weather will keep a Bostonian from ice cream) and I realized in Cambridge we have some ...
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Head of the Charles – a Cambridge tradition

One of the world's largest rowing events, the Head Of The Charles regatta brings the world's best crew teams to the Charles River. Since 1965, thousands of participants and rowing fans have enjoyed standing on the banks of the Charles River, separating ...
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best to book direct – a manager’s musings…

... about reserving directly with a property. To continue the topic of online booking (see blog titled "Online Booking")... I have recently downloaded an app on my phone just to see what rates hotels are offering last minute on any ...
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“Meet our staff” part 1 – the innkeeper

Over the coming year I'd like to introduce you all to our Harding House “family”. Every once in a while I’ll post a short bio of a staff member as well as some of their favorite things to do or ...
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The Charles River – a Cambridge and Boston Landmark

Wondering whether to choose Cambridge or Boston?  Both?   How far one is from the other?  Many visitors discover that a trip to Cambridge or Boston is a trip to Cambridge AND Boston - and hard to resist as views of each ...
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College Tours

Recently my daughter's friends have been planning trips to visit colleges during their school vacations. Because of her birthdate we have not yet started planning but if your child is academically inclined it might be time to start thinking about ...
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Holiday events, in and around Cambridge

  I think that one of the most spectacular times to see the city is during the holidays. Whether you like roaming the decorated streets to find that perfect gift or coming to town to see a show, it is a ...
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