boston
Country : United States
Currency : US Dollar (USD)
Language : English
Population
City: 589 141 (2000)
Metro: 5 819 100 (2000)
Time
Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
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Boston
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
Public Garden, Boston
This popular formal garden at the heart of Boston's historic center is best known for the Swan boats. They have been a popular tourist attraction since the first boats were operated in 1877.
Faneuil Hall, Boston
Faneuil Hall, a historic building in Georgian style is the center of Boston's Faneuil Hall Marketplace, a popular area with foodstalls, restaurants, shops and street entertainment.
New England Aquarium, Boston
The main attraction of Boston's aquarium is the 'Ocean Tank', a large circular tank with sharks, seaturtles, barracudas, moray eels and many more exotic species.
Fenway Park, Boston
Fenway Park is one of the last remaining classic ballparks in baseball. Even though seating capacity has been increased and amenities have improved, the stadium still retains much of its original charm.

Random Boston Tours & Activities
Boston Brunch Cruise, Boston
  • Duration: 2 hours
From USD
$82.40
Plimoth Plantation Living Museum Day Trip from Boston, Boston
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 6 hours
From USD
$65.00
Boston Sunset Dinner Cruise with Buffet, Boston
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 2-3 hours
From USD
$88.95
Guided Bike Tour of Boston, Boston
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 2.5-hrs to 3-hrs
From USD
$52.50



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