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Recent Boston reviews

  • Hidden gem in the "Southy"!

    "We were in town for my daughters graduation. Donna was such a wonderful hostess! She met us at check in, helped us with the luggage, gave us a tour of the apartment and was available for any questions or directions during our stay. There were up to 6 of us a few nights and we were very comfortable in the clean, generous space of the third floor Victorian. The beds are so comfortable and the rooms big enough we weren't tripping over each other. The living room has games and movies of all kinds and satellite TV. Large bathroom, plenty of towels and a hair dryer. Separate heating and cooling, yes we used the AC in early May...yay Boston weather! The location of this apt is so convenient. The bus is two doors down and stops about every 10 mins, (there is a real time app you can get on your phone so you don't have to wait) , 1 mile easy walk to the T, a mile and a half to the beach and Fort. Lots of historical sites in south Boston to visit and Donna has a huge binder with lots of info kept in the kitchen. The kitchen was perfect for our needs and we cooked daily. There are great places to eat within walking distance. My favorite in Southy was Lincoln's for an amazing burger. No guilt indulging in your favorite food and beverages when you know you'll work it off climbing the 55 stairs up to the apartment! "Vertical Living" Donna called it. Lol. The neighborhood was nice, safe, friendly neighbors and shop owners. My kids want to move there, I can't wait to go back! Donna and Max and their daughter couldn't have been nicer! This was such a great choice I'm glad I found it."
    Guest: Lisa B. Date of Stay: May 2015 Review Submitted: May 20, 2015
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  • UNFORGETTABLE!!!!

    "Recently we were blessed with the opportunity to spend some time as guests in this unforgettable studio retreat. In every detail we felt the energy of the beautiful souls that both designed and built this amazing space. Exhausted from our travels we INSTANTLY felt REVIVED! From that first moment, we KNEW we were exactly where we were supposed to be! The soft music, the warm glowing candles, the smell of amber incense flood over us and we actually take the time to stop and appreciate it ALL! We could have spent our entire vacation within these walls. We came feeling exhausted, when we left, we were filled with peace and pure joy!"
    Guest: Kindred Spirits Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: May 11, 2015
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  • California Traveler Loved Boston

    "The condo was wonderful. The location was perfect for sightseeing. No need to rent a car. Subway convenient for longer distances that can't be walked. Food choices galore right out your front door. Don't miss the hidden convenience store just down the street. The owners feel like your friends immediately and have everything you need. Condo was super comfortable (amazing sofa) and bedrooms quiet and nice. High tech shower was daunting but once mastered was great."
    Guest: pat b. Date of Stay: May 2015 Review Submitted: May 22, 2015
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  • Nice apartment, but some room for improvement

    "Pros: +Clean +Big enough for 2 couples to share +Well equipped +Perfectly located +Booking via Bed and Breakfast Associates Bay Colony went quick and smooth; the contact people there, were super friendly and helpful and very motivated (great job) Cons: -Issues with the parking space: no clarity about how to access the garage (confusion about access hours); garage key was not available) - however problem was solved quickly with a few phone calls (this apartment was rented out for the first time so the owner forgot to mention the garage key to Bed and Breakfast Associates Bay Colony) Conclusion: Good price for quality! Without the parking issue, I would have rated the place with 5 stars. If you arrive with your car, book a parking space as street parking in Cambridge is horrible."
    Guest: Zemjo Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: May 15, 2015
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Boston Travel Tips

Boston is full of history, perfectly situated on the East Coast and offers several sights the entire family will enjoy. From baseball games at Fenway Park to tours of the city where Revolutionary War soldiers once walked, you'll learn a lot while having fun.

Boston is one of America's oldest cities. It's beginnings date back to 1630, and Boston was a cradle of the American Revolution as Colonists fought to break away from British rule. With so much to offer vacationers, it's no surprise that Boston welcomes in millions of visitors this each year.

Boston Attractions

While visiting Boston, stop by the Tea Party Ships and Museum. You'll also get to see a live theatrical performance of a reenactment of the Boston Tea Party and an original 1773 tea crate from the most important event leading up to The American Revolution. Visitors can check out the Meeting House and hear the story of the night before the Boston Tea Party as well as first-hand accounts of the patriots who organized it. The museum also includes Griffin's Wharf, a 3D holographic experience taking you back to the streets of Boston in 1773. The kids will feel like patriots as they board restored tea party ships Eleanor and Beaver. For a truly unique look at history, don't leave without seeing the one of the oldest Boston artifacts, the Robinson Half Chest, which is one of only two known tea chests from the Boston Tea Party.

One of the most well-known attractions in this New England city is Fenway Park, the home of the Boston Red Sox. "America's Most Beloved Ballpark" offers tours and the chance to see where some of baseball's traditions originated. During a tour you'll view Pesky's Pole up close and even purchase tickets for a seat atop the Green Monster, a 37-foot tall wall in left field.

Take a break from sightseeing and enjoy lunch at the Boston Esplanade. This park sits alongside the Charles River and offers a pathway for walkers and cyclists as well as breathtaking views of the skyline. There are free concerts and public festivals throughout the summer months and the Esplanade is the perfect place for a picnic with the family.

For a more modern take on Boston, head to the Institute of Contemporary Art. This structure houses an eclectic mix of modern art and fun displays to spark your inner creativity. The museum was initially founded in 1936 as the Boston Museum of Modern Art.

You can get a picturesque view of Boston when you head to HarborWalk. This attraction is located on the waterfront and meanders through several neighborhoods such as Chelsea, North End, Downtown and Dorchester, giving you an inside look Boston's local life. This open space is home to several restaurants and is considered one of the city's best spots to visit.

Things to Do in Boston

The Freedom Trail: While staying in Boston, be sure to wander along the 2.5-mile long Freedom Trail. This brick lined route will take you to 16 historic sites that explore Boston's past and the city's part in the American Revolution. The trail starts at the Boston Common Visitors Center and ends at the USS Constitution in the Charlestown Navy Yard. Sites along the trail include the Massachusetts State House, Park Street Church, King's Chapel and Burying Ground, Old Corner Bookstore, the site of the Boston Massacre, the Bunker Hill Monument and the Paul Revere House.

Boston Children's Museum: For more than 100 years, the Boston Children's Museum has been providing family fun through innovative and meaningful exhibits. Your kids will love the hands-on activities and learning experiences focusing on science, culture, environmental awareness, health and fitness, and the arts. The Science Playground is a three-story structure and there are exhibits where the children can make art and even visit an authentic Japanese house.

Old State House: Boston was the heart of the American Revolution and the Old State House was the headquarters where patriots formed important ideas about American democracy. This is where America's forefathers, led by Samuel Adams, debated British rule and taxation while clashing with the Royal Governor. The Old State House is the oldest and most important public building in the city. It has been around for almost 300 years and was the site of the 1770 Boston Massacre. This is also where the Declaration of Independence was read for the first time, includes the red velvet suit worn by John Hancock when he was sworn in as governor as well as a vial of tea from the Boston Tea Party and a musket used at the Battle of Lexington.

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