Flights to Boston (BOS)

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What to do in Boston

Watch the Red Sox at Fenway Park

A Red Sox game is the ultimate Boston experience, even if you’re not a baseball fan. Settle in for a few innings at Fenway Park, the oldest stadium still in use in the country, and join the hyperenthusiastic fans atop the "Green Monster," the iconic green wall that overlooks left field.

4 Yawkey Way
MA 02215
+1 877 733 7699

Stroll around Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway

Go for a walk along Boston’s mile-long stretch of green parks that were formerly a highway (moved underground a few years back), and check out the lush gardens, fountains, sculptures, and welcoming public spaces (with free Wi-Fi to boot). Food vendors and farmers’ markets make regular appearances.

North End Park
Haymarket Square
MA 02111
+1 617 292 0020

Take a tour of the Freedom Trail

A huge number of formative events in American history took place in Boston and most of them can be seen on the Freedom Trail, a 4 km self-guided tour that takes in everything from Boston Common to the site of the Boston Massacre to the Paul Revere House. Pick up a guide at the Visitor Information Center or download the app.

Boston Common Visitor Information Center
139 Tremont Street
MA 02111
+1 617 357 8300

See the Boston Symphony Orchestra

Even if classical music isn’t usually your thing, a trip to stunning Symphony Hall for a performance by the Boston Symphony Orchestra is an exquisite experience. The hall, which dates back to 1861, was designed by a physicist to have perfect acoustics. World-class musicians perform here from autumn through spring.

301 Massachusetts Avenue
MA 02115
+1 617 2661492

Go kayaking on the Charles River

The Charles River is famous for its rowers, but you can paddle down it in your very own kayak. Rent one for an hour or two and get in a workout while you glide past Boston’s gorgeous trees, parks, and skyline views.

1071 Soldier's Field Road
MA 02134
+1 617 965 5110

Go shopping around Beacon Hill

Check out the chic boutiques of Beacon Hill, which are set in this historic neighborhood of quaint federal-style houses, brick sidewalks, and gas-lit street lamps. You can find eye-catching gifts, camping gear, designer clothes, and classic New England souvenirs, all in a radius of just a few blocks. One of the best boutiques in the neighborhood is Good, located on Charles Street. Start there.

133 Charles Street
MA 02114
+1 617 722 9200

Where to eat in Boston

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Erbaluce (Italian)

Chef Charles Draghi was at the forefront of the "vegetable movement," creating dishes that use fruit, vegetables, and herbs as a base rather than meat or dairy. Erbaluce, with a menu that changes nightly, offers Italian fine dining that eschews heaviness for subtlety and bright flavors.

69 Church Street
MA 02116
+1 617 426 6969

B&G Oysters (Seafood)

One of Boston’s best-loved chefs, Barbara Lynch, is behind B&G, a modern oyster bar in the South End neighborhood. It does delightful versions of New England dishes like lobster rolls and fried clams, as well as offering up more than a dozen varieties of oysters.

550 Tremont Street
MA 02116
+1 617 423 0550

Legal Sea Foods (Seafood)

One of Boston’s best and most beloved chains, Legal Sea Foods has a number of locations dotted throughout the city (you can even find it at Boston airport). Whichever one you end up in, make sure to sample the fresh seafood, particularly the excellent and varied oyster dishes.

270 Northern Avenue
Liberty Wharf
MA 02210
+1 617 477 2900

Tavern Road (International)

The industrial-chic Tavern Road is part lounge, part modern dining room, offering a great late-night menu of small plates. During the day, you can grab lunch to go from their adjoining takeout joint, TR Street Foods, and eat it in the spacious restaurant.

343 Congress Street
MA 02210
+1 617 790 0808

Beantown Pub (International)

Stop at the well-located Beantown Pub at the edge of Boston Common for a lunch of sandwiches named after famous patriots such as Paul Revere. Locals will point to the fact one of the USA’s founding fathers, Sam Adams, is buried within view, at Granary Burying Ground.

100 Tremont Street
MA 02108
+1 617 426 0111

Caffé Paradiso (Italian)

Boston’s North End is a traditionally Italian neighborhood and Caffé Paradiso is one of its landmarks. This old school, family-run bakery and cafe has been around since 1962 and can claim the best cannoli in Boston. Breakfast on a couple of these, along with an espresso, and you’ll be fueled for a day of sightseeing.

255 Hanover Street
MA 02113
+1 617 742 1768

Places to stay in Boston

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Lenox Hotel

The Lenox underwent a major renovation in 2014 and this Back Bay property is now even more luxurious and definitely more modern. It’s the service that stands out here, as well as the excellent location, and it’s a good choice for business travelers, too.

61 Exeter Street
MA 02116
+1 617 536 5300

40 Berkeley

Located in Boston’s trendy South End, 40 Berkeley offers good value, simply adorned rooms for anywhere from one to four people. Somewhere between a hostel and a hotel, it’s ideal if you're on a budget. A couple of the rooms have private bathrooms, and there’s free Wi-Fi and shared spaces with couches and a fireplace.

40 Berkeley Street
MA 02116
+1 877 748 2758

XV Beacon

Seriously luxurious, this hotel has a Beaux Arts exterior that dates back to 1903 and modernist, individually designed rooms that come with their own fireplaces and canopy beds. In addition to its great location in Beacon Hill, the XV Beacon offers guests a chauffeur-driven Lexus to ferry them around downtown.

15 Beacon Street
MA 02108
+1 617 670 1500

Ames Hotel

The Ames is very design driven, with a minimalist look that makes an interesting contrast to Boston’s old-world appeal. The rooms have oak floors, high ceilings, and big windows with views of the Boston skyline—very sleek, very chic, and very comfortable.

1 Court Street
MA 02108
+1 617 979 8100

463 Beacon Street

In Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood, there’s a homey alternative to a hotel in this guesthouse, a turn-of-the-century brownstone with 19 cozy guest rooms, each with its own fridge and microwave. It’s in a good, central location and offers long-term stays, just in case you can’t bear to tear yourself away from Boston.

463 Beacon Street
MA 02115
+1 617 536 1302

Nine Zero

A Kimpton property, Nine Zero is a funky hotel in downtown Boston with plenty of attractive and quirky amenities, like an in-house yoga TV channel and the loan of a pet fish to keep you company. The hotel also provides bikes for you to use.

90 Tremont Street
MA 02108
+1 617 772 5800

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