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Cradle of democracy, Boston continues to drive progressive American culture, with a thriving arts scene and some of the country's top universities. Stroll through history in this eminently walkable city, enjoying lively neighborhoods, emerald parks and waterfront views. Our local authors reveal the best of Boston, from precolonial artifacts to 21st-century wonders.

Find Freedom - relive the revolution in full color with our special Freedom Trail section.

No Need To Study - explore college hot spots around Harvard, Boston College and MIT and in Cambridge, Fenway and Kenmore Square.

Stir The Melting Pot - experience American landmarks like Boston Common alongside ethnic neighborhoods like the Italian North End with our walking tours.

Beyong The Bean - learn the secret to 'killah chowdah,' where to find the best late-night grub, and why many world-class chefs call Boston home.

Explore More - hike, bike and canoe your way through Cape Cod, Concord and Salem with our informed Excursions chapter.

Synopsis:

Discover Boston

Find the uncommon in Boston Common: sack races for kids of all ages, midnight tennis matches and hawk spotting

Discover the next John Singer Sargent at an open studio event in Jamaica Plain or SoWa

Order a cup o' joe like a local (regular, black, sweet or light), and don't forget the donuts

Forage for fruit on a 'wild edibles' tour of Grape Island

In This Guide:

One resident author, 50 days of on-the-ground research, 8 lobster rolls eaten and 27 lagers imbibed

Special Day Trips chapter with excursions to Lexington, Salem and Concord

Bostonian experts give tips on where to go to eat, drink and play like a local

Content updated daily - visit lonelyplanet.com for up-to-the-minute reviews, updates and traveler insights

Description:

Who We Are
At Lonely Planet, we see our job as inspiring and enabling travelers to connect with the world for their own benefit and for the benefit of the world at large.

What We Do
• We offer travelers the world’s richest travel advice, informed by the collective wisdom of over 350 Lonely Planet authors living in 37 countries and fluent in 70 languages.
• We are relentless in finding the special, the unique and the different for travellers wherever they are.
• When we update our guidebooks, we check every listing, in person, every time.
• We always offer the trusted filter for those who are curious, open minded and independent.
• We challenge our growing community of travelers; leading debate and discussion about travel and the world.
• We tell it like it is without fear or favor in service of the travelers; not clouded by any other motive.

What We Believe
We believe that travel leads to a deeper cultural understanding and compassion and therefore a better world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781741048759
Author:
Vorhees, Mara
Publisher:
Lonely Planet
Author:
Spelman, John
Author:
"John Spelman, Mara Vorhees"
Subject:
United States - Northeast - New England (General)
Subject:
United States - New England - Massachusetts
Subject:
United States / Northeast / New England (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT)
Subject:
Boston (Mass.)
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Series:
Lonely Planet City Guides
Publication Date:
20070401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English BISAC
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
312
Dimensions:
197 x 128 mm

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"Synopsis" by , Discover Boston

Find the uncommon in Boston Common: sack races for kids of all ages, midnight tennis matches and hawk spotting

Discover the next John Singer Sargent at an open studio event in Jamaica Plain or SoWa

Order a cup o' joe like a local (regular, black, sweet or light), and don't forget the donuts

Forage for fruit on a 'wild edibles' tour of Grape Island

In This Guide:

One resident author, 50 days of on-the-ground research, 8 lobster rolls eaten and 27 lagers imbibed

Special Day Trips chapter with excursions to Lexington, Salem and Concord

Bostonian experts give tips on where to go to eat, drink and play like a local

Content updated daily - visit lonelyplanet.com for up-to-the-minute reviews, updates and traveler insights

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