Couple visits all 351 towns and cities in Mass.
It all began with a debate over whose home turf was superior. For Ross Bergen, a North Shore native, and his girlfriend, Lila Gardner, a South Shore diehard, the friendly sparring spawned an adventure: a whirlwind plan to visit all 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts in two weeks. Bergen, 25, and Gardner, 24, both of Woburn, started to plot their route. And they decided to document the trip, writing a blog and posting photos along the way. “It would be the ultimate quest,” Bergen said. Late last month, they reached their goal.