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Destination Guide

Boston

Where historic charm meets non-stop culture.

Destination Guide Boston

When in Boston, You must

Know Before You Go

Enhance your glow by treating yourself to a Deep Sea Detox here at W Boston. Then relax in the comfortable steam room that has a hint of a lavender.

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Treat Yourself

Talk Like A Local

Learn the slang from the city.

Bang A Uey


A phrase used to make a U-Turn
I missed my turn, guess I have to Bang A Uey!

Neighborhoods to Explore

As one of the oldest cities in the country, Boston is charged with history. Every neighborhood will transport you back in time and offer its own twist.

1. South End

Home of the trendiest restaurants like SRV and B&G Oysters. Enjoy live music at the Beehive and Darryl's Corner Bar & Grill.

2. Back Bay

Discover local boutiques and trendy restaurants on Newbury street. The Iconic shopping district in the heart of the city has something for everyone.

3. North End

Enjoy fresh seafood from the Atlantic, authentic Italian food or try the city's best cannoli's here in our Little Italy neighborhood.

4. Seaport

This innovative district has some of the city's best seafood, boutiques, local street art and views of the city.

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Bow Market

Bow Market

1 Bow Market Way

With over 30 independent food, art and retail shops, experiencing the local culture is inspiring.

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Check their events calendar for outdoor performances.

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Circle Furniture

31 St. James Ave

Handcrafted traditional pieces along with the newest contemporary designs will impress your guests.

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Circle Furniture is committed to offering eco-friendly options that are sustainably made and safe for our homes and the environment.

Drink

Drink

1313 Washington St.

The cocktail specialists customizes the perfect beverage that will satisfy your mood.

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Their burger is Boston's best hidden gem.

Table

Table

348 Congress St.

This unique, family style dining adventure has multiple courses that will enhance your culinary experience.

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You'll enjoy multiple courses from chef/owner Jen Royle as she takes you on a journey through some of her favorite Italian dishes.

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Club High Rise

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Club High Rise

217 Main St

Elevate your life and join the movement to a healthier, happier you. Remove the guesswork and fast track your progress, with services that come right to your doorstep, so you can save time for the things that matter most.

Back Bar

RETOX

Back Bar

7 Sanborn Ct

Enjoy an artfully made beverages that are created by their cocktail connoisseurs. The entrance is hidden behind a nearly unmarked door, which is why this bar is one of Boston's best gems.

Boston Essentials

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All you need for your Boston escape.

1. Sneakers

Converse sneakers are a staple in Boston. They are comfy, stylish and completes any outfit.

2. Sunglasses

SEE on Newbury Street has the perfect shades for every occasion.

3. Hats

A Boston hat is a must for everyone. Show your love for our Sports teams.

4. Hoodies & Sweatshirts

Everyone in the city owns a hooded sweatshirt. The world’s first T-shirt bakery, “Johnny Cupcakes” has the best hoodies.

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Boston Common

Established in 1632, Boston Common is the oldest city park in the country.

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Freedom Trail

Immerse yourself in the history of Boston with a tour of 16 iconic sites along a two-and-a-half mile path through the city.

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Fenway Park

4 Yawkey Way

One of the most popular things to do in Boston during the summer is to head to the ballpark to catch the city’s beloved Red Sox.

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Wink & Nod

3 Appleton St

A secret spot on a tree-lined South End cobblestoned street, this speakeasy was inspired by Martin Lomansey’s iconic quote: “Never write if you can speak; Never speak if you can nod; Never nod if you can wink.”

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The Beehive

541 Tremont St

Sip and shake at this South End bohemian hotspot for nightly live jazz.

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Ore

80 Dartmouth St

True to its name, this South End accessories boutique features sculptural contemporary jewelry by Sophie Hughes.

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Louis Boston

60 Northern Ave

Fashion aficionados make the pilgrimage to see Jonathan Simkhai’s designer collections and one-of-a-kind accessories found nowhere else in the city.

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Daniela Corte

201 Newbury St

Fall in love with Daniela Corte’s impeccable separates and signature legging bar. Her resort/swim collection has been featured in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition for three years running!

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Ball + Buck

144B Newbury St

Get ready for a revolution: Ball and Buck is a Newbury Street boutique known for great outdoors-inspired menswear.

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Whisky Saigon

116 Boylston St

Bold and brand new, Whisky Saigon spins top 40 mash-ups. Located just a block away from W Boston.

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The Sinclair

52 Church St, Cambridge

Hidden on a Harvard Square side street, The Sinclair is Boston’s newest live music venue. Listen to up-and-coming bands and solo artists in an industrial-chic atmosphere.

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Cafe 939

939 Boylston St

Berklee College of Music’s alumni have received 250+ Grammys, and Cafe 939 is one of the best spots to see up-and-coming acts before they go platinum.

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Tunnel

W Boston

Dance until the late hours of the night at Tunnel, W Boston’s destination nightclub.

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