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There are many excellent restaurants in the city, where visitors will be offered dishes from different countries of the world: Japanese, Dominican, Russian, American, European and   other cuisines.

In & nbsp; vacation time with   children will be interesting to visit the children's museum and   museum of science, which will tell a lot of interesting things about   man and   nature. It is worth visiting the aquarium, where you can get acquainted with   rare species of marine life, and   also go on a   sea voyage and   look at whales.

In   the picturesque Boston Common Park, located in the   central part of old Boston, you can feed the squirrels and   ride horses.

In the summertime, excursions are carried out on the   Charles River embankment on the   amphibious armored personnel carrier"Duck". The excursion route passes through   the most interesting places of the city.

Boston has a large number of nightclubs, pubs, bars and   discos, the most popular of which are Cask N 'Flagon   - a sports bar, Axis Nightclub   - a club where concerts of local bands and   discos are often held, Lizard Lounge   - a great club where you can hear jazz.

For lovers of active the city offers many different types of sports: water sports, swimming, sailing (the regatta is held here annually). In the   city and   in   its surroundings there are many stadiums, tennis courts, golf courses, volleyball, basketball and croquet grounds. There are also indoor and   outdoor skating rinks.


Boroughs of Boston


In the   area of Cambridge you can visit Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and   also the famous Harvard University, which is the oldest in the   USA.

The   Harvard Square is home to cozy restaurants, cafes and   shops, where you can often see a large number of students.

Also in the   area worth visiting is the Museum of Natural History, which has a huge collection of   geology and   North America , and   Harvard Yard.

Northern Quarters

In the Northern Quarters, it will be interesting to visit the House of Seven Gables, which will tell you about the events unfolding here via   the novel of the same name by Nathaniel Hawthorne.

The most interesting Witch Museum is also worth a visit.


The   Charleston open-air area is Boston Shipbuilding Museum, where you can see the oldest ship in the   American Navy, the Constitution.

Visiting the colorful Charleston Bridge is not less interesting, Rope Yard and   one of the main shipbuilding centers in the country   - Charleston Navy Yard.

Beacon Hill

Beacon Hill is the most expensive and   prestigious area of the city. Here is the State House of Massachusetts and   Old South Meeting House, which served as the beginning of the"Boston Tea" in   1774   year.

Attractions and   tourism

Boston is one of the   oldest cities in the United States with   richest history, which is why you can see many cultural and   historical monuments and   buildings.

In the   central part of Boston, as and   in   other American cities, you can see modern skyscrapers, peacefully coexisting with   old buildings of"Victorian construction" and   temples in   Gothic style.

Catholic Cathedral of the Holy Cross is the largest in   New England. Construction of the building began in   1866 according to   Patrick Keely's design. The cathedral was built in   pseudo-Gothic style. At   the end of construction, the cathedral reached a   height of 36   meters. Today, the building of the cathedral houses the College of the Holy Cross and   high school.

Mormon Boston Temple, located in the   suburb of Boston   - Belmore, is the hundredth temple of this worship. Construction of the temple began in   1997 on June 13   under the supervision of Richard Scott   - a member of the 12 Apostles quorum. The construction was completed in   2000   year. The outside of the temple was faced with white granite. The structure is crowned with a spire with the   angel Moroni.

The Boston Community is the oldest and   most European part of the city. The main settlement appeared here in the   end of the 17th century, and   with   of those times, wooden picturesque houses, made in the   Old English style, have been preserved here. Among the people, the Boston community also has the title of “Little Italy.”

The Freedom Trail is a road made of   red brick,   4.5   kilometers long."Freedom Trail" is the most popular place among tourists, as it passes along the most popular attractions of the city. You can get to the  "path of freedom" from the  "Little Italy" quarter or in the   Common Park.

The Houses of Parliament are located on the top of a hill in the   Beacon Hill area. The building was built in   1738   year, and   the home of the government of Massachusetts is with   1798   year. Today, excursions are allowed here, you can see all the rooms and   corridors and   appreciate the luxurious interiors of the rooms.

Paul Revere's mansion is the oldest wooden house in the city, where Paul Revere   lived   - the legendary hero of the War for   independence. In the   old part of the city, you can also see Fenle Hall   - a building that served as a gathering place for patriots on the eve of the War of Independence.

Museum of Fine Arts is one of the   largest art museums in America. It houses an impressive collection of French Post-Impressionists and   Impressionists, American Impressionists and   Realists.

Science Museum features over 500 different interactive exhibits, Charles Hayden Planetarium, live demonstrations and   Mugar Omni IMAX Cinema.

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is a private art gallery located in a   building styled as a Venetian palazzo. The   gallery exhibits about 2,500 European art objects, and   also an extensive collection of paintings by James Whistler and   John Sargent.


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