Kim Foley MacKinnon

Kim Foley MacKinnon is a freelance food and travel writer who has lived in Boston for more than 25 years. She frequently spends time on Cape Cod and the Islands, where she has many friends and family. This is Kim’s third book for Reedy Press. Previous titles include Secret Boston: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure (2020) and 100 Things to Do in Boston Before You Die, 2nd edition (2018). She is also the executive editor of Girl Camper magazine. Other writing credits include the Boston Globe, Food Network, Forbes Travel, Travel + Leisure, Cruise Critic, U.S. News & World Report, among others. Find Kim at and on Twitter and Instagram @escapewithkim.

Kim Foley MacKinnon is a Boston-based editor, journalist, and travel writer. She is the executive editor of Girl Camper Magazine, and is currently serving as the president of the Society of American Travel Writers, the country's most esteemed travel writing

Shearwater offers plenty of tours, but its whale-watching excursion is the flagship trip. The six-hour adventure on a 47-foot catamaran leaves from the Town Pier. You'll head out to look for humpback, finback, and minke whales, accompanied by a naturalist

100 Things to Do on Cape Cod and Islands Before You Die  The subhead says it all.


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