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  • 1. Freedom Trail

    For Americans probably the most patriotic thing to do while in Boston is to tour the Freedom Trail. These are a collection of sites on a 2.5 mile trail that leads through historic Boston. Although...

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  • 2. North End

    Hanover Street is the main strip of the North End and Boston's "Little Italy". The street seems to be lined from end to end with Italian restaurants, many quite expensive. I came across to me as...

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  • 3. Recommended Itineraries

    Seize the day & enjoy shopping, dining & sightseeing in this fine city. Legal Sea Foods, Mamma Maria, Bull & Finch Pub (Cheers), Blue Man Group, Whale Watching, the Freedom Trail & John F. Kennedy...

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  • 4. Faneuil Hall / Quincy Market

    The city of Boston finally has free Wi Fi Internet hotspots. One is in Quincy Market, Another is at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, near Long Wharf. Network Name (SSID) GalaxyFreeWifi Quincy...

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  • 5. Boston Public Garden

    Coming soon! This is a beautiful landscape (except for the weather, cause it made the picture look gray) of the little lake in Boston Public Garden and the buildings on the background, I love the...

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  • 6. Boston Common

    Boston Common - the famous city park in downtown Boston. Across the street from the park is a plaque. It reads: 'In or about the year of our Lord One thousand six hundred thirty and four the then...

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  • 7. Harvard Square / Harvard University

    Harvard University is the oldest and possibly the most prestigious college in the United States. The college was founded in 1636 by a collection of well-educated Puritans. This is the original Ivy...

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  • 8. Back Bay

    The Back Bay neighborhood, well known for expensive housing and first-class shopping, is dominated by brownstone townhouses. Outdoor cafes and upscale shops line Newbury Street, the perfect place to...

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  • 9. The BIG DIG

    About eleven years ago our city affectionately called 'Beantown' by some, decided it had to do something about the major traffic problem (one of the worst in the country), causing long commutes and...

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  • 10. Hancock Tower

    Prior to 9/11, this would've been a Must See tip. However, since you can no longer see the view from the tallest building in New England, why bother? It's a shame and kind of silly for the observatory...

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  • 11. Eating & Drinking

    yes, you saw it right! bostonians call clam chowder as "clam chowda" with their bostonian accent. this is the second most popular food in New England! Clam Chowder is more popular in the west coast...

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  • 12. Harbor Walk

    The Boston Harbor. I love to see the ships and I enjoy the Harbor activities. There is a trail called 'Harborwalk' It begins at the Old State House and takes you to the Center of merchant exchanges...

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  • 13. Navigating

    There are quite a few visitor centers throughout Boston and its a great way to familiarize yourself with a few different and unique thinngs to do in this wonderful city. Aside for providing maps,...

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  • 14. Beacon Hill & Charles Street

    If you take the T ( Bostonians call the T for Subway Line)to Park Street you can see this Beacon Hill Street just next to the park. There is a long walk they call Freedom Trial. They painted this...

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  • 15. Architecture

    This is not my favourite thing but it certainly makes interesting research into what it was all about! The Modern City Hall There is definitely a bit of a contrast here!! The aesthetics of modern...

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  • 16. Esplanade / Hatch Shell

    Boston is just so photogenic. Just walking around and being surprised when turning a corner. Just follow the Freedom trail and let it lead you to some pleasant surprises. I like John Sargent...

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  • 17. Budget Travel

    Boston is a small city and many areas and attractions are near each other so that the best way to tour around boston is a combined walking and bus trolley tour wherein you get 2 day pass tickets...

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  • 18. Seaport District

    Walking, its one of my favorite ways of getting around a city. I enjoy walking and finding new places to explore whether on or off the beaten path. I have found that some of my best memories are...

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  • 19. Other Churches

    While the inside of Boston's churches might look austere to most, but the parishners didn't remove all art from their services. Most churches have organs for accompanying the congretgation in song. In...

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  • 20. Granary Burial Ground

    This famous graveyard is a stop along the Freedom trail. Many of the headstones are thin and worn away, but they're authentic, and usually you can read the engraving. Some even sport the skull and...

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  • 21. Fenway Park

    Last seat in the right field stands. This is where I sat at my first game outside of Yankee Stadium. I was about enough 16 and enjoyed the seat. Only because we didnt have to move. I even then was...

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  • 22. Old State House

    Here's the Old City Hall (aka: the old State House). It was built in 1713 and was the headquarters of the British government in Boston. 'It served as merchants’ exchange, general meeting place, site...

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  • 23. Revere Beach

    Revere Beach is a beautiful beach that has undergone a complete renovation over the past few years. The boulevard now features extended walkways, old fashion light poles (50's style), trees, fine...

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  • 24. South Boston

    I remember as a child going to my Grandmother's house and then heading out to Castle Island. I was always thrilled at even the thought of going to Grandma's house, because it meant I could visit the...

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  • 25. Old South Church

    Located across the street from extraordinary Trinity Church, the beauty of the Old South Church is often being ignored by tourists. Originally founded in 1869 the Old South Church was moved to its...

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My favorites are the views, the people, and the beer.  What will your favorites be?

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