Ryan Polhemus

Ryan Polhemus is a freelance writer based in Boston. When he's not scribbling about (or sampling) the local food and drink scene, he can likely be found on a cheap flight to a strange destination, where he will scribble about and sample somebody else's local food and drink scene.

Cape Cod: The Ultimate Travel Guide

Cape Cod is New England’s most iconic vacation destination, flexing like a long arm away from the mainland into the Atlantic. It’s a long drive down Route 6, but your route ...

Ryan Polhemus - April 16, 2019

Planning a Trip to Iceland: The Complete Guide

If you’ve been on Instagram lately, you’ve probably noticed that everybody is going to Iceland. A small Viking nation in the middle of the icy Atlantic, Iceland is a wild and ...

Ryan Polhemus - April 11, 2019

Top 10 Things to Do in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a true tropical paradise. This small Central American nation boasts pristine beaches, jaw-dropping waterfalls, and rainforests crawling all manner of exotic ...

Ryan Polhemus - April 9, 2019

New England: Your Ultimate Guide to Adventure

New England is where it all started, America-wise. And while history buffs will jump at the chance to follow in the footsteps of the founding fathers, there’s a lot more to ...

Ryan Polhemus - March 21, 2019

Martha’s Vineyard: The Ultimate Travel Guide

When searching for an idyllic summer setting to film the beginning of the movie Jaws—before the shark shows up—Hollywood chose Martha’s Vineyard for a reason. A quaint New ...

Ryan Polhemus - March 19, 2019