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
Beacon Hill, Boston
Beacon Hill, a small district in central Boston is one of the city's oldest. The 19th century area district with brick houses in Federal, Victorian and Georgian styles even has some streets paved with cobblestones.
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.
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.
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
Blue Man Group Boston Show Admission , Boston
  • Average Rating:3.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 1-hour and 45-minutes
From USD
$77.50
New England Coastal Tour from Boston, Boston
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 9 hours
From USD
$72.50
Boston Ghost Tour by Candle-Lit Lantern, Boston
  • Average Rating:3.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 90 minutes
From USD
$25.00
Boston Beantown Trolley and Harbor Cruise, Boston
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: Varies
From USD
$35.00



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