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Day Trip from Providence to Boston by Rail
"Take the kids for a one-day experience of one of the USA's oldest cities Boston. Founded in 1630 over 100 years before the Declaration of Independence Boston was the site of the beginning of the Revolutionary War and three of the Declaration signers are buried there -- Samuel Adams John Hancock and Robert Treat Paine.After a relaxing railroad trip from Providence enjoy a tour around the city
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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
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New York to Boston Day Trip by Rail
"Take the kids for a one-day experience of one of the USA's oldest cities Boston. Founded in 1630 over 100 years before the Declaration of Independence Boston was the site of the beginning of the Revolutionary War and three of the Declaration signers are buried there -- Samuel Adams John Hancock and Robert Treat Paine. After a relaxing railroad trip from New York enjoy a tour around the city
From $329.00

Architecture Tips (8)

The Ugliest Builing in Boston!

Boston's City Hall has got to be the ugliest building in town. Makes me wonder what folks were thinking when they approved this design. It looks like a parking structure that would be way too top...
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garridogal
Sep 05, 2005

Hmmm......just as I thought!

This is not my favourite thing but it certainly makes interesting research into what it was all about!The Modern City HallThere is definitely a bit of a contrast here!! The aesthetics of modern...
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johngayton
Jun 24, 2006

Architectural Contrast

Boston's age relative to other American cities and it's dynamic economy allow for some dramatic architectural juxtapositions highlighting the contrast between the old and the new. In this shot, a 19th...
zChris
Jun 16, 2003

Architecture

Boston is a great for visual exploration. A veritable diversity of building styles can be found here, from skyscrapers to venerable churches. Architects from Charles Bullfinch to Eero Saarinen to I.M....
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dinhyen
Sep 30, 2002

City skyline

Boston has one of the nicest city skyline in N.A. It's very pleasant to walk around (well, i visited during summer, so, not too sure what it's like in the winter; judging from what i lived through...
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Sharrie
Jan 22, 2003

Arcitecture...it is quite easy...

Arcitecture...it is quite easy to be very close to places you are looking for because of the mixture of tall buildings and landmarks.
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vrage
Aug 25, 2002

Boston is a really city.There...

Boston is a really city.There are many historical buildings. A view of very interesting pic! i hope u like it!
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exotique18
Aug 24, 2002

More Architecture

" You should never own the best house in the neighborhood" My realtor friend advises...possibly does not apply here.
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vrage
Sep 10, 2002
 
 
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"BOSTON KALEIDOSCOPE AND ITS CAST OF COLORS…"
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"IF HOME IS WHERE YOUR HEART IS-THEN I LIVE HERE"
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"Boston Features the Old and New"
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Things to Do Near Boston

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King's Chapel

The King's Chapel is one of the many protestant Unitarian Denominational Churches in New England and is part of the Freedom Trail, you can check this area and Chapel too as it lies just in Tremont...
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City Hall

The New Boston City hall is just a stone's throw away from the old City Hall Building that was built in 1968 and on the famous brutalist style which was popular during those times (brutalist design...
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Granary Burying Ground

I enjoy visiting cemeteries. I think they are beautiful and hold spiritual tranquility. I look at the crypts and headstones and wonder if the deceased have families that live on. I enjoy the beauty of...
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Black Heritage Trail

This is a shorter trail than the freedom trail and takes you mainly around the Beacon Hill area which is lovely in itself. There are beautiful mansion houses and millionaire's squares. Excellent and...
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Old State House

What a great idea! To use a landmark as also a metro station is genius! The Old State House is one of the oldest public buildings in the United States, built in 1712-1713. It's one of the landmarks...
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Old South Meeting House

A den of traitors. Or at least that's how the British would have seen it. This was the dry tinder box for the American Revolution. The locals would meet here for heated debates about the future of the...
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