Boston Travel Guide


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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.


Boston Hotels

At one time, great lodging was scarce in Boston. If you were a persnickety blueblood in town to visit relatives, you checked into the Charles or the more


Boston Restaurants

In a city synonymous with tradition, Boston chefs have spent recent years rewriting culinary history. The stuffy, wood-paneled formality is gone; the more

Things To Do

Things To Do in Boston

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.

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Boston Experiences

  • Top Things to Do in Boston

    The world's oldest commissioned warship (dubbed "Old Ironsides" thanks to her seemingly impenetrable oak hull), was launched in 1797. Even landlubbers... Read more

  • Boston Today

    Boston is the undisputed epicenter of American History. Much of the political ferment that spawned the nation took place here, and visitors are... Read more

  • What the Locals Do in Boston

    Locals mark off the seasons by checking the sports lineup. The "Boys of Summer" arrive each spring, and the Bruins come out of hibernation in... Read more

  • Boston with Kids

    Costs add up when you're traveling with kids, so do your wallet a favor and download a "Family Friendly ValuePass" ( Read more

  • Cheap Things to Do in Boston

    Freedom may not be free, but the Freedom Trail is. So are 13 of the 16 attractions lining its route, and many of those individual sites offer... Read more

  • Fenway Park

    For baseball fans of any age a trip to Fenway Park is a religious pilgrimage to see the home of former baseball greats such as Ted Williams and... Read more

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