I took the train up to Boston this past weekend to see some friends. It was relaxed and lots of fun. I also made a few little discoveries.
2. Smart shop. I chanced upon Vessel on Tremont Street, which has a well-conceived selection of items.
3. Yesterday's guidebooks. At a used bookstore in Cambridge I found a 1961 guide to the Caribbean, written by the editors of Holiday Magazine. It's fascinating to comb through the book to glimpse frozen moments of a region that tourism has changed radically. About St. Barts, the editors write:
Something else? Indeed.