Country : United States
Currency : US Dollar (USD)
Language : English
City: 589 141 (2000)
Metro: 5 819 100 (2000)
Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
closeBoston, founded in 1630, is one of the country's oldest cities. Often called the cradle of American history, it boasts a large number of historic landmarks and monuments. The 20th century added a series of skyscrapers to the skyline of church spires.
This cosmopolitan city has a relaxed atmosphere. The historic districts such as the charming Beacon Hill and the trendy Back Bay would fit nicely in any European city.
Random Boston Highlights
Quincy Market, Boston
Quincy Market, built in 1826 as an expansion to the Faneuil Hall, is now one of Boston's most popular attractions thanks to more than 100 shops and restaurants.
Old South Meeting House, Boston
Old South Meeting House was built in 1729 as a Puritan place of worship. It soon became a place were revolutionaries gathered, most famously on the eve of the Boston Tea Party.
Harvard Yard, Boston
Harvard Yard is a 25 acre large green area at the center of the illustrious Harvard University in Cambridge. It is surrounded by historic 18th century buildings.
Freedom Trail, Boston
The Freedom Trail is a 4km/2.5mi long trail leading connecting 16 of Boston's most historic places. The trail starts at Boston Common and a ends at the Bunker Hill Monument in Charlestown.

Random Boston Tours & Activities
Boston Historic Sightseeing Cruise, Boston
  • Average Rating:3.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 90 minutes
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Prepaid Travel SIM Card for Boston, Boston
  • Duration: Flexible
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