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Best things to do in Boston

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

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“Planning a date night? or just want to treat yourself to a great meal, then this is the place for you.”
8 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Plymouth Rock is the traditional site of disembarkation of William Bradford and the Mayflower Pilgrims who founded Plymouth Colony in 1620. It is an important symbol in American history.”
10 locals recommend
Food Court
“Large train/commuter station in Boston. Key stop on the MBTA Red Line. About a 1 mile walk from our place or 20 minutes.”
23 locals recommend
Street Address
“Thrift Store in Jamaica Plain - near other cool shops, food, and Jamaica Plain Pond.”
2 locals recommend
Food
“If you're downtown head to Dewey Sq. and pick up some of the freshest and finest foodstuffs from around Massachusetts, plus great food trucks and other vendors. Oh, and also the Coffee Trike is there!”
2 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Go Cards San Diego provide admission to all the local attractions allowing you to avoid lines at the ticket booth. You can customize your Go Card for the number of days of your visit as well as the number of major attractions at a nice discount .”
1 local recommends
Transit Station
“Just a 10-15 min walk away! Oh the places you can go on the Silver Line (bus to/from Logan Airport), subway (red line), commuter rail, regional trains (Amtrak, Acela) or regional buses! ”
9 locals recommend
Convenience Store
“Located down the block, Sagarino's has a nice wine and liquor selection as well as solid snack options. ”
5 locals recommend
Transit Station
“Red line and commuter rail to points south and west of the city. Also our main bus terminal. Buses from New York generally let off here.”
1 local recommends
Local Government Office
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1 local recommends
Bus Station
“Flat fee luggage storage if you need it for early arrival, or after checkout. Currently $10 per bag for 24 hours.”
1 local recommends
Food Truck
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“Delightful walk through Boston's FiDi. Down below is the highway tunnel that was constructed from the "Big Dig" ”
1 local recommends
Transit Station
5 locals recommend
Transit Station
“Red line trains, commuter rail, amtrak and bus lines all bring you to/from here.”
7 locals recommend