Info Hostels photo 2672 © By

Inspirational sleepy Boston

Surfing the USA

Sometimes called “The Cradle of Liberty" for its role in instigating the American Revolution, Boston’s rich history had its beginnings in the 1630s when the Puritans established a settlement there. Boston was named by Massachusetts’ first deputy-governor, Thomas Dudley, whose hometown was Boston, Lincolnshire, England. Once the capital of the Massachusetts Bay Company, Boston became home to 1,000 Puritans who had fled religious and politics persecution in Europe. Later its inhabitants came to be called “Bostonians."

Historic architectural riches

Boston Common is the oldest public park in the United States and was a place where British troops camped before the American Revolution. The park was also used for public hangings until 1817. The old Central Burying Ground is at Tremont and Boylston streets of the Common, and the oldest subway stations in the country are located nearby. The Common was also used as a racetrack for horsemen in 1787, until objections from safety-conscious people led the city to establish a sanctioned race meet there two years later.

Favorite places to visit

Boston harbor, Boston Symphony Orchestra, But all in all the North- end of Boston is by far the prettiest in the spring and summer. Absolutely beautiful in the winter when it's covered in a nice layer of white snow, it's like a winter wonderland.

Favorite places to go and eat

- Al Dente Restaurant - 109 Salem Street Boston 02113. Absolutely love this spot. I'm from Jersey but whenever I visit Boston I stop here. You absolutely must try the Shrimp Grand Marnier as an appetizer. It's so unique and has the sweetest taste. The chicken parm was excellent. The lobster ravioli was out of this world. Definitely get pasta, I'm partial to the fusilli. It's homemade and unbelievable.  

- Beneventos Brick Oven Kitchen - 111 Salem Street Boston 02113 We really liked this place. Had a reservation on a Friday night and were seated immediately. It's a smidge bigger than most other North End restaurants so you have a bit more space. It's also more affordably priced (except the wine list, which doesn't exactly match the menu). The biggest difference is that the service is much more friendly. We got complimentary limoncello upon our departure.

Book Hostels in Boston.

Read blog news about Boston

0 properties in Boston  

Top Related Boston News.
  • Photo of Inspirational Boston, USA, Boston

    12.04.2015. Inspirational Boston, USA Boston is the 24th largest city in the United States. It is one of the oldest cities, Boston was fou...

  • Photo of Boston Marathon April 15th, 2013, Boston

    04.06.2013. Boston Marathon April 15th, 2013 Every year, we show our love and support for our guests that run the Boston Marathon.  We wake up w...

  • Photo of Paddys Day , Boston

    03.14.2013. Paddys Day At 40 Berkeley we love our traditions - even if they are rather short. And due to the fantastic succ...

  • Photo of Little Italy in Boston, Boston

    12.19.2012. Little Italy in Boston Boston in USA is a very international city, full of all kind of people, back in early 20 century Eur...

  • Photo of Forget Hollywood, forget New York, Boston

    11.30.2012. Forget Hollywood, forget New York Forget Hollywood, forget New York, even forget Bollywood, because in our (un-biased) opinion, all th...

  • Photo of Children Day, Boston

    06.29.2012. Children Day The world has all kind of days to gather each person, their status or even country days, and there i...

  • Photo of Boston - Cradle of Liberty, Boston

    04.12.2010. Boston - Cradle of Liberty Boston is one of the oldest cities in the United States. Not without reason it is called the center ...

  • Photo of The Boston Freedom Trail, Boston

    04.29.2009. The Boston Freedom Trail The Freedom Trail is a 2.5 mile red-brick walking trail that leads you to 16 nationally significant ...

  • Photo of Thanksgiving Nov. 27th, Boston

    11.19.2008. Thanksgiving Nov. 27th On November 27th the legal holiday of Thanksgiving will be observed all over the United States. This...

  • Photo of Boston Tea Party 14th December, Boston

    11.09.2008. Boston Tea Party 14th December Have you ever wondered why America is a nation of coffee drinkers? Find out as the spirited folk of ...