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Boston, the capital of the state of Massachusetts is one of the oldest cities in America being founded in 1630 and is home to the world famous Harvard University.
Sitting on the banks of the Charles river, Boston is all about its neighborhoods that define the city. From Chinatown, the third largest in the country, to Bay Village, the city is a melting pot of cultures from around the world.
|Top City Attractions|
|2.5 mile historical Freedom Trail|
|Sunset harbor cruise|
|Explore the hidden gardens of Beacon Hill|
|New England Aquarium|
|Zakim Bridge & Science Museum|
|Faneuil Hall Marketplace|
|Sample The South End shops, bars & restaurants|
|Institute of Contemporary Art, South Boston|
|Charles River Esplanade|
|Rent a boat and sail around Jamica Pond|
|Harvard University campus|
|Red Sox stadium tour|
The city is packed with things to see and do and for evening entertainment, there are award winning restaurants, bars and clubs throughout the city neighbourhoods along the cobblestone streets and colonial-era architecture. For shopping, the 8 block stretch in Back Bay caters for all your needs.
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Boston Vacation Rentals
There are plenty of accommodation options when choosing where to stay in Boston from excellent downtown private apartments to spacious vacation homes. The main and most popular areas for holiday rentals include...
- Allston Village
- Fenway / Kenmore
- The South End
Renting a vacation home for your trip to Boston is ideal for families, groups and friends as it provides the space, freedom and flexibility to do what you want, when you want - home from home.
Excursions & Tours
Boston is the gateway to some amazing locations, just waiting for you to explore. The most popular excursions from the city are...
- 20 mins - Walden Pond
- 90 mins - Ferry to the beaches of Provincetown on Cape Cod
- While at Cape Cod, you can catch another ferry to Martha’s Vineyard - a small island just 7 miles off the shore and the journey takes just over 30 minutes
Twin centre holidays
If you are staying in Boston, a popular option is to combine your stay with a few days in the Vermont mountains. The summer months are very popular for hiking, mountain biking and just relaxing amidst pristine natural alpine beauty.
And, during the winter, Boston has become the gateway to Vermont's best ski resorts including...
Its possible to leave Boston early morning and be on the slopes a few hours later and return to the city for some very lively apres-ski. Or, many of the Vermont ski resorts such as Stowe have mountain lodging where you can rent a condo or vacation home and spend a few days on the mountain.
Another popular twin centre holiday is in the Finger Lakes area in upstate New York. A stunning region to visit any time of year in this famous wine making region plus there is skiing at Bristol Mountain just 40 minutes drive from Canandaigua Lake.
Our view on Boston
No trip to Massachusetts is complete without visiting its capital Boston. A wonderful city to explore, taking in the sights and discovering the history, beauty and culture. After a few days, you will soon feel that a short city break in Boston is not long enough given the amount of things to see and do....