Your in-depth guide to the very best of Boston. Make the most of your trip to this beautiful destination with our DK Eyewitness Travel Guide.
Packed with insider tips to make your trip a success, you'll find a guide to Boston's stunning architecture and its scenic drives that let you experience the best hotels, bars, and shops that the city has to offer. Try local delicacies at fantastic restaurants, bars, and clubs, and enjoy the great views in spots that will take your breath away. We have the best hotels for every budget, plus fun activities for the solitary traveler or for families and children visiting Boston.
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Â Â Â â¢Â Detailed itineraries and "don't-miss" destination highlights at a glance. Â Â Â â¢Â Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights. Â Â Â â¢Â Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums. Â Â Â â¢Â Free, color pull-out map (print edition) marked with sights from the guide, a selected sight and street index, public transit information, practical information on getting around, and a chart for measuring walking distances. Â Â Â â¢Â Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area. Â Â Â â¢Â Area maps marked with sights. Â Â Â â¢Â Detailed city maps include street finder indexes for easy navigation. Â Â Â â¢Â Insights into history and culture to help you understand the stories behind the sights. Â Â Â â¢Â Hotel and restaurant listings highlight DK Choice special recommendations.
With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Boston truly shows you these places as no one else can.
Recommended: For a pocket guidebook to Boston, check out DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Boston, which is packed with dozens of top 10 lists, ensuring you make the most of your time and experience the best of everything.
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Good Night Boston explores Fenway Park, Faneuil Hall, Old Ironsides, Boston Tea Party Ships, Swan Boats, Old North Church, Museum of Fine Arts, the Make Way for Ducklings statue, New England Aquarium, Museum of Science, and more. Come explore one of our nation's most historic citiesâand don't forget to park the car at Harvard Yard.
This book is part of the bestselling Good Night Our World series, which includes hundreds of titles exploring iconic locations and exciting, child-friendly themes.
Many of North Americaâs most beloved regions are artfully celebrated in these board books designed to soothe children before bedtime while instilling an early appreciation for North America's natural and cultural wonders. Each book stars a multicultural group of people visiting the featured areaâs attractions as rhythmic language guides children through the passage of both a single day and the four seasons while saluting the iconic aspects of each place.
Visit territory such as the House of Reformation at City Point and the Home for the Feeble-minded at City Point. Explore the Perkins Institute for the Blind, relocated in the former Mount Washington House in 1839. City Point boasts its own attractions, such as the old aquarium, designed by William Downer Austin; the Head House, designed by Edmund March Wheelwright; and a spectacular view from Castle Island. With more than 200 photographs, Anthony Sammarco probes yet deeper into the history of South Boston. A well-known local historian, Sammarco is a resident of Milton and the author of over twenty different titles. His extensive knowledge of the Greater Boston area promises a thorough guide to the cityâs most fascinating landmarks and inhabitants.