Urban Living
Couples Massage Suite at Chuan Body & Soul

Telling Stress to Take a Hike: Downtown Boston’s Spas

Insanely packed work week schedules. Busy errand-running weekends. A family beach vacation so hectic that you need another vacation. You need away time just for yourself. Can we get an amen? Every woman and man, we’re guessin...

Hair Supplies Trephin

Downtown’s Hottest Salon Has Everyone Buzzing

Trephin’s focus on being a neighborhood salon may have let them fly under the radar when they first opened, but that has quickly changed. The Temple Place-located Trephin has received many stylist and salon-level awards a...

SRFSET Training

The new SURFSET workout rides into Boston’s fitness scene

Unless you’re talking about pride, Boston isn’t exactly known for its swells. So leaving your surfboard in storage is probably a wise choice, lest you start California dreaming and become disappointed with the lack of big w...

Paramount Theatre DTX

Boston by Foot Shows History Hidden in Plain Sight

Boston by Foot’s tour of Art Deco in Boston’s Financial District leads you through the bustling business district to discuss the rich history of the neighborhood’s Art Deco buildings. Many of us pass by these buildings on...

B'Spoke Boston

New DTX Fitness Option B/SPOKE Opens This Week

Downtown Boston has a new fitness option with the opening of indoor cycling studio B/SPOKE this week. The studio joins indoor cycling venues The Handle Bar in South Boston and Recycle Studio, with Tremont and Newbury St. locati...

Boston Opera House Phantom of Opera

Phantom of the Opera Thrills Boston Opera House

It’s a classic love story. Boy meets girl. Boy falls in love with girl. Boy causes horrible things to happen to others to further girl’s career until he finally wants something in return, girl says no, and he kidnap...

The summertime crowd at Post Office Square

Free Fitness in Post Office Square

This summer, a favorite downtown Boston tradition returns: Midday and after-work fitness classes in Post Office Square. The classes just started this week and will continue through the summer, Mondays through Thursdays. Most da...

Sarah Dussault

Fitness Blogger Sarah Dussault’s Favorite Places in Downtown Boston

Recently, I had a chance to chat with Boston fitness blogger, Sarah Dussault, of Sarah Fit.  As a full time fitness instructor and blogger, Sarah strives to inspire people to engage in a healthy lifestyle. When she isn’t blo...

Don't miss out on Boston's only music festival. Where will you be when Boston Calling 2014 comes into town?

Boston Calling Spring 2014: Bigger, Better, and Three Days Long

It's back! Bigger, better and now a day longer, Boston Calling 2014 is officially rolling back into town, and its schedule of events is quite a doozy!

Rose Kennedy Greenway

The Downtown Block Party Series Evolves

Picture this: it’s a lovely summer evening and you’re on your way out of the office but you simply don’t want to go home yet. Your wander lust tells you that it’s time to enjoy the beautiful weather and you&...