Boston Travel Guide
Plan Your Boston Vacation
There’s history and culture around every bend in Boston—skyscrapers nestle next to historic hotels while modern marketplaces line the antique cobblestone streets. But to Bostonians, living in a city that blends yesterday and today is just another day in beloved Beantown.
At one time, great lodging was scarce in Boston. If you were a persnickety blue blood in town to visit relatives, you... read more
In a city synonymous with tradition, Boston chefs have spent recent years rewriting culinary history. The stuffy,... read more
Things To Do in Boston
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
The world’s oldest commissioned warship, dubbed "Old Ironsides" for its seemingly impenetrable oak hull, was launched in 1797.... Read more
Boston is the undisputed epicenter of American history. Much of the political ferment that spawned the nation took place here, and... Read more
Locals mark off the seasons by checking the sports lineup. The "Boys of Summer" arrive each spring, and the Bruins come out of... Read more
Costs add up when you’re traveling with kids, so do your wallet a favor and download a "Family Friendly ValuePass" (
Freedom may not be free, but the Freedom Trail is. So are 13 of the 16 attractions lining its route. The Massachusetts State... Read more
Back Bay’s hub, embraces a range of architectural styles from Romanesque Revival to Bauhaus-inspired skyscrapers. Fairmount Copley Plaza... Read more
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