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Congress Street, Boston, MA 02110
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lots going on here from the aquarium to walks along the waterfront, plus, of course, lots of development with places to eat and drink.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many shopping booths/tents along the waterfront, a nice part to sit and relax and many restaurants. Little Italy is 10 minutes walk from the waterfront. This is one of the must see places in Boston.

1  Thank 1zexplorer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

so many things to do from eating; taking a ride on the harbor and ocean; whale watching; or just relax at the coast. enjoy, enjoy, enjoy!!

Thank x7924a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great area with a variety of activities : take a boat tour of the harbor islands, visit the aquarium, or walk to nearby historic sites.

Thank AndyKansasCity
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is where we fell in love with Boston. The views here will last you a lifetime. Our summer adventure saw the water filled with a hundred vessels of all sizes.

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much to see and do. Beautiful walking area with superb looking condos and lots of shops, cruise boats with plenty of activities.

Thank bardi86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What's not to love around the water. We walked around and had dinner at the No Name Restaurant. Learned how much has been done to the area in the past few years from our hop-on hop-off bus driver.

Thank welovetotravel5050
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a whale watching tour and the boat was a Cat with properless drive. This was very cool as the whales could contect the boat hull without injury. Our boat became a big back scratcher, so funny will do this again.

1  Thank rick s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Boston is a wonderful city and easily walkable. The waterfront is so inviting and well worth visiting. There are lovely views, opportunities to take a boat trip, places to just sit and take it all in. The waterfront is within easy walking distance of the...More

4  Thank AngieP49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't miss the Boston waterfront. Easy to get to from Government Center and Faneuil Hall Marketplace on the Green or orange lines or red lines from South Station. Great place to picnic and walk around. Take a boat tour of the harbor islands, visit the...More

Thank mareike105
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The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
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Truetrav
22 November 2016|
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Response from Nick B | Reviewed this property |
as the others above said, no the waterfront is faces more toward where the bay becomes a river, the bridges are to low and the channel no deep enough, the ships are a decent distance away, and not within a convenient walk... More
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ilive4sun
10 July 2015|
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Response from kathymc123 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are water taxi 's to Logan from the waterfront on bistin Harbor. They are available on call and will get to directly to the airport
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Nathan_Barnaby
8 July 2015|
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Response from Quackerjacks | Reviewed this property |
Rowes Wharf is one option, basically in by the aquarium, the subway also goes from the Airport to this location as well.
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