Greater Boston

 

If you’ve ever lived in Boston, it’s probably one of your favorite places in the world. It’s certainly one of the most unique. Ask ten people what they love about Boston and you’ll get ten different answers. Boston’s quirky; it’s the One Man Band guy playing oldies but goodies on Newbury Street and grown men quacking on duck boats. Boston’s historic: The Kennedy’s! The infamous Boston Tea Party! The Freedom Trail! Boston is sports paradise: if you want to eat, sleep, and breathe sports (warning: it smells like Fenway Franks), this is the place to do it. And of course, Boston’s wicked smart; there are over 50 colleges & universities in the Greater Boston area, including Harvard and MIT. It has the art, food, and nightlife of a big city, with the friendliness and heart of a small town. Boston is one of a kind – just ask that One Man Band guy.

Summer in Boston

Check out the new virtual guide to Boston from FlipKey.

For more information on Boston and the Greater Boston region, visit these sites:
Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau
Metro West Tourism & Visitors Bureau

downtown-boston

  • Swan Boats, Boston Public Garden

  • Washington Statue, Boston Public Garden

  • Harborwalk, Boston

  • Charles River

  • Zakim Bridge

 

  • Boston X
  • Yankee Candle Village

    Boston

    One of New England's most popular destinations! Yankee Candle Village offers a unique shopping, entertainment, and dining experience. Explore the... more

    + 9 saves
  • Boston University

    Boston

    more

    + 8 saves
  • Lessons on Liberty

    Boston

    Lessons on Liberty provides affordable walking tours of Boston's Freedom Trail. Our intimately-sized tours operate seven days a week from... more

    + 8 saves
  • Boston Harbor Islands- Spectacle Island

    Boston

    The Harbor Islands can serve as a great setting and beautiful backdrop for many special occasions--from corporate events to birthdays,... more

    + 7 saves
  • Boston Masonic Building

    Boston

    The Massachusetts home of the world's oldest and largest fraternity is an historic building with magnificent architecture. Open to the... more

    + 7 saves
  • Elegant Touch Carriage Rides

    Boston

    Horse-drawn carriage rides through downtown Boston. more

    + 7 saves
  • Massachusetts State House

    Boston

    Oldest building on Beacon Hill (1798); designed by renowned Boston architect Charles Bulfinch; observe Senate and House of Representatives in session;... more

    + 7 saves
  • Park Street Church

    Boston

    Founded in 1809; site of important antislavery speeches in the early 1800s including William Lloyd Garrison's in 1829. more

    + 7 saves
  • 14 Union Park Bed and Breakfast

    Boston

    Welcome to 14 Union Park Bed + Breakfast, a single-family townhouse in Boston's historic South End neighborhood. Built in 1857 by lumber baron... more

    + 6 saves
  • 40 Berkeley

    Boston

    The building that we now call home is the former YWCA Residence for Women. It was purchased in 2010 by a... more

    + 6 saves
  • BODY WORLDS Vital

    Boston

    Created by Dr. Gunther von Hagens, BODY WORLDS is the culmination of the German scientist and physician's more than 35-year... more

    + 6 saves
  • Boston Ballet

    Boston

    Since 1963, Boston Ballet has been one of the leading dance companies in the world on stage, in the studio and... more

    + 6 saves
  • Boston Celtics

    Boston

    Professional basketball (NBA); home games played at the TD Garden. more

    + 6 saves
  • Broadway In Boston

    Boston

    Broadway In Boston is your one stop shop for quality entertainment in Boston, presenting a number of direct from Broadway... more

    + 6 saves
  • Copp's Hill Burial Ground

    Boston

    Graves of Cotton Mather and other early Bostonians. more

    + 6 saves
  • Granary Burial Ground

    Boston

    Graves of John Hancock, Samuel Adams, Paul Revere, and victims of the Boston Massacre. more

    + 6 saves
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Boston Crosstown Center

    Boston

    more

    + 6 saves
  • Parker's Restaurant

    Boston

    You don't have to go far to experience Boston's finest dining. Featured in USA Today as Zagat's Top 15 Most Iconic... more

    + 6 saves
  • The Sports Museum

    Boston

    Traces New England's rich sports heritage through artwork, memorabilia, video footage, and interactive exhibits. more

    + 6 saves
  • Trapeze School New York, Boston

    Boston

    We are a flying trapeze school that offers classes, parties and events to the general public. Anyone can run away... more

    + 6 saves