I was born and raised just a few miles north of the city and attended college at Northeastern University. Since childhood I have always enjoyed my adventures throughout Boston and am proud to call myself a Bostonian. I became the unofficial tour guide to countless visitors over the years and finally decided it was time to make it official. I would love to show you all Boston has to offer and believe a city is best experienced through the eyes of a local. Please join me for a fun-filled adventure in the city and beyond!
When traveling in the US & Europe, I have always enjoyed seeing and doing, as opposed to listening and reading. Therefore, my tours will highlight the important sights but will be light on history and heavy on adventure. If you want to immerse yourself in local culture and feel the pulse of this great city, be sure to sign up for one of my tours. . . I guarantee you'll have a great time!
All tours can be customized to suit you, be it a walking tour, a driving tour, or tour by bike or kayak. Interested in beer, wine or spirit tastings? Check out some of Boston's best craft breweries and distilleries. If you love the beach, let me show you the beauty of Cape Cod or Martha's Vinyard, where I have spent many summers discovering all the best places to go. I would love to guide you on your visit to Boston, for whatever brings you to town. Be it a college visit or an ancestry search, I can help you navigate the city as well as the coastal towns and mountain villages throughout New England.
A Recent Review of this guide
Denise gave us a lovely day. The weather wasn't too good, so she adapted the tour to suit, suggesting a few different places, and letting us choose what we wanted. There were a couple of unplanned stops when we noticed places of particular interest. Denise was happy to take photos of/for us, and also sent on a set of photos she had taken herself. Her personal experience of the area gave extra insight. It felt like we were on a day out with a friend. I would definitely recommend this guide!
Worked as Charles River Kayak tour guide
Worked as bicycle tour guide
Launched 3 children successfully into the world
Westwood High School Admin Asst., 12 years
BSBA from Northeastern University, Marketing
Awarded "Hero Among Us" by Boston Celtics 2015
Participated in the annual (PMC) Pan Mass Challenge, charity bike-a-thon, for 15 years
Roy London Award recipient, Town of Westwood 2014
I drive a 2019 Nissan Rogue SV with panoramic sunroof & Bose sound system. This clean, comfortable SUV seats 4 guests, but is better suited for 3.
A larger vehicle can be arranged for additional cost. Please inquire if needed.