A Little History of Motif #1

If you have ever been to the quintessential New England seaside village of Rockport, Massachusetts, then chances are you have seen the famous Motif #1 in person. The little red fishing shack at the end of Bearskin Neck in downtown Rockport has been captivating artists, locals, and tourists alike since it was built in the mid-1840s. Found at the end...

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History of The St. Peter’s Fiesta In Gloucester, Ma

Gloucester is a very well known city for its coastal features and local shops & amenities. Located on Cape Ann in Boston’s North Shore, Gloucester is home to an extensive fishing community with a heritage rooted deep in history. The Fisherman’s Memorial located beside Gloucester’s Harbor represents all of the fishermen who have dedicated their time and lives to this...

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