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Visit Boston CityPASS
[February 22, 2013 – 07:56 am]
Visit Boston CityPASS

Few U.S. cities can claim the history that Boston offers as a matter of course. From the clock tower that sent Paul Revere on his midnight ride to neighborhoods that have changed little for generations, Boston has much to offer. And for those who want to immerse themselves both in Beantown s history and modern points of interest, below is a list of Boston s top things to do. Wise travelers will take advantage of the T,the nation s first subway line, as well as heeding Boston s moniker as America s Walking City. New England Aquarium With the four-story Giant Ocean Tank as…


Visit Boston Lonely Planet
[September 26, 2013 – 08:01 am]
Visit Boston Lonely Planet

Weather Here s a promise: at least once during your visit to Boston, somebody will say If you don t like the weather, wait a minute! With the ocean to the east and mountains to the north and west, Boston s weather is subject to extremes. Besides the day-to-day (or minute-to-minute) fluctuations, Boston enjoys wonderful seasonal variations. Spring brings temperate weather and blooming trees, usually in April. This mild weather often lasts until mid-June, but it is also accompanied by plenty of rain. July and August are hot and humid. Autumn is Boston s most glorious season…

Boston Downtown Visit
[August 24, 2013 – 05:23 am]
Boston Downtown Visit

Two hundred years ago, most of the wharves of Downtown Boston were busy mooring areas, where clipper ships from around the world brought goods to and from Boston Harbor. Today, the HarborWalk along Boston s Downtown and North End are dominated by a vibrant mix of cultural and recreational resources, parks and open spaces, and residential and business uses. The HarborWalk that stretches from the elegant Boston Harbor Hotel along the Downtown wharves to Puopolo Park in the North End is some of the most well maintained and highly visited in the city. Whether visiting with penguins…

Boston Historic Visit
[September 11, 2013 – 09:27 am]
Boston Historic Visit

Find what you ll love in Boston Perhaps Boston can be best described as a welcome contradiction: Hip alongside historic. Skyscrapers surround parks. Gourmet meets pizza. Just as the city pays homage to every period of America s timeline, it also serves as all things to all people. The Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau is here to help you experience Boston like a local. For that, check out Boston Insider to get the local perspective on the best experiences for Foodies, Traveling Families, History Lovers and others who want to indulge in their particular passion…