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Southie Sunset :)

I discovered a great Boston sunset view from Southie’s castle island last week! It’s very peaceful if you can block out the children’s screams from the playground, the planes flying in overhead every five minutes, and loud conversations from passer-bys :-) 116 more words

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin

Took these shots at Castle Island, South Boston, MA. There were a couple of people surfboarding (I think it is called surfboarding – excuse me if its something else). 10 more words


Castle Island

Castle Island summer adventures. Fort Independence was open today too, an unexpected surprise. 


USS Constitution Takes Final Fourth Of July Turnaround Cruise Until 2018

BOSTON (CBS) – An approaching tropical storm was unable to move one annual Fourth of July tradition in Boston.

The USS Constitution made its annual turnaround cruise Friday morning from its Charlestown berth to Castle Island in South Boston where it exchanged a 21-gun salute with a battery at Fort Independence. 260 more words


My take: My post-work jaunt to Pleasure Bay and Castle Island rediscovered what I already knew: This place is incredible. Through the cross-your-fingers and hope for the best round-a-bout, past a few short miles of oceanfront boardwalks, and finally riding alongside a look-right-not-left industrial park, is Castle Island. 332 more words