Most of us have the basic things we need, and if we don’t, we get them in our stockings for Christmas. Socks, underwear, a new toothbrush, gloves, these are a few of favorite basics to give and get. But at this time of year, we all like to feel a little spoiled. You like to know someone put thought into giving you a gift. It shows they know you, and they want you to live your best life.
Giving the gift of an experience in one of the greatest cities in the world, our F*#ing city, as Big Papi so eloquently once stated, is a special gift. It shows imagination, thought, and time-put-in. But honestly, it doesn’t actually take much time. (I won’t tell, if you won’t tell.) We all want experiences to share with people we love. And hey, if the person you gift a Boston experience wants you to be their plus-1, then…bonus!
I got this idea after playing a piece of an interview with Morgan Wallen. He told me he loves Boston for it’s history and would love to do an historic tour. I first suggested the Freedom Trail, which he seemed excited about. Then I mentioned there are historical tours with beer, or wine. And that got him fired up. Listen here:
Even those of us who live here can appreciate these experiences, and learn something along the way. Whether it’s learning about cooking, history, wine or playing games, these are the gifts your friends and loved ones will remember and appreciate. So, lets dive into 9 awesome Boston experiences to gift this holiday season.