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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
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.
South End, Boston
South End is a neighborhood with a somewhat bohemian atmosphere situated just south of the posh Back Bay area. It is however the largest Victorian brickhouse district in the United States.
Bunker Hill Monument, Boston
This obelisk was erected in 1842 on Breed's Hill in Charleston. It commemorates the Battle of Bunker Hill of 1775, where the colonial army lost a battle against the British.
Prudential Center, Boston
Prudential Center is a complex originally built in Boston's Back Bay district during the 1960s as one of the city's first urban renewal projects. The centerpiece of the complex is the 750ft / 229m tall Prudential Tower.

Random Boston Tours & Activities
Boston Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour, Boston
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 1 day
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Niagara Falls Day Trip from Boston by Air , Boston
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 1 day
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Guided Bike Tour of Boston, Boston
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 2.5-hrs to 3-hrs
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