"A city disguised as a town" Boston by TempNomad
Boston Travel Guide: 3,799 reviews and 8,028 photos
I grew up just outside of Boston and spent much of my adolescence trying to be cool by hanging out in Harvard Square and buying used clothes. It didn't work. Now I make more grown up trips by visiting the Holocaust Memorial, enjoying the quaint areas of Boston, thinking about taking the Duck Tours (still haven't done it!), stopping by the Aquarium, and trying to be cool by walking through Newbury Street with my nose in the air. :)
I'll try to add photos soon, but the Boston pages already here are wonderful. I don't know what I could add without being redundant.
Boston has some of the greatest contrasts in building style. I love the architecture and views all over the city. This was taken on the way to South Station.
Lovely details, wonderful walking tours, amazing buildings. As I say on my New York City page...remember to stop and look up as often as possible!
- Pros:Truly beautiful, bustling, walkable
- Cons:Lots of perfectly curved baseball caps, expensive, not so walkable in winter!!
- In a nutshell:The perfect city to visit for a weekend.
It's touristy, hokey, and it can be expensive. However, it's still worth a trip. We had my sister's bachelorette party... more travel advice
Make sure to drive over the Zakim/Bunker Hill bridge...it's pretty cool. It looks nice in the rain, even. At night it's... more travel advice
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