Salem, Mass., is best known for its witch culture, but did
you know that this popular vacation destination is also a vibrant city
with a beautiful walkable downtown and a scenic waterfront district?
Let us show you the greatness of this North Shore Community through
photos, as well as describing the scenes with a few select adjectives...
Five Choice Adjectives for Downtown Salem, Massachusetts
by Eric Hurwitz. Page updated on 3/15/17. All photos by Eric unless
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The Essex Street Pedestrian Mall offers a wonderful travel experience
with shops, art galleries, boutiques and restaurants set in a
beautifully restored historic, brick-dominated setting. Here, you also
will also find the Peabody Essex Museum, a world class cultural
institution dedicated to New England art, architecture and maritime
Restaurants like the Lobster Shanty not only serve fantastic
seafood but also reflect the growing, impressive downtown Salem dining
Thursday Salem Farmers Market is one of the best around, offering
fruits, veggies and more from local businesses. Vibrant!
Editor's note: The 2017 Farmers Market will be held Thursdays
from 3 – 7 p.m.
in historic downtown Salem, MA at Derby Square behind Old Town Hall
from June 8 – October 12.
Wharf waterfront district features dining with outdoor seating,
shops and pleasing harbor views. Scenic!
Trolley takes you on a narrated one-hour tour of the best of Salem --
the list of
attractions is jam-packed. Educational!
What a fantastic small city! To
learn more about Salem and all there is to see and do (including the
must-see witch attractions), log onto the Destination Salem web site
Book a room at the famous Hawthorne Hotel located in the heart of Salem, Massachusetts
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