boston
Country : United States
Currency : US Dollar (USD)
Language : English
Population
City: 655 884 (2014)
Metro: 4 732 161 (2014)
Time
Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
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
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.
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.
State House, Boston
This 18th century building is one of the grandest of its time. The architect was later awarded the supervision of the construction of the Capitol building in Washington, DC.

Random Boston Tours & Activities
Boston Lunch Cruise, Boston
  • Average Rating:3.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours
From USD
$58.82
PhotoWalks Freedom Trail Tour, Boston
  • Duration: 90 minutes
From USD
$40.00



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