Renamed in 1630 by the Puritan settlers, Boston has centuries of history under its belt. For tourists who wish to know more about what makes Boston the exciting city, it is today, a walk through memory lane is in order.

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Boston history tours include areas and buildings steeped with tradition. From its Ivy League pride to its islands, the capital city of Massachusetts truly does not run short on great places with stories to tell. History buffs (or those who are just curious about the place) can tick off the following places for great places to visit when you want to be immersed in the history and architecture of Boston.

Visiting Boston

Harvard University

Harvard has long been the home of many Boston elite, and for good reason. This Ivy League school is famed for its great education (and a well-dressed student body!) A trip to Harvard offers a good look at its architecture and youthful energy. The main campus is located at Cambridge, Massachusetts. Spend an afternoon here just people watching to relax or soak up the campus’ vibrant environment.»»»» Read the rest!

If you find yourself with a free day or two in Boston then indulge your palette with the best tastes the city has to offer. Massachusetts capital city is not only brimming with a bustling market and interesting history; it also offers gastronomic finds fit for everyone’s tastes.

Let the food hunt in Boston begin

A food crawl is a fun activity in Boston, after all, one of the best ways to know a city is through its cuisine. Whether you’re traveling alone, with family, or with a date, you can never go wrong with kicking off your tour by satisfying the appetite.

Boston Beans

When in Boston, do not miss its baked beans. The city is even nicknamed Beantown, so beans are a must-eat for anyone in town. It is a hearty meal filled with tasty beans which are surprisingly not baked. The beans are stewed with molasses with pork. Eat it with bread or as it is. Make way to the Chicken Lou’s Inc or The Gallows restaurant which are popular for its baked beans offerings.»»»» Read the rest!