Boston is the largest city in New England, the capital of the state of Massachusetts, and one of the most historic, wealthy and influential cities in the United States of America.
Loading photos…
Loading photos…

Popular in Boston

The Back Bay was once a stagnant pool of water behind the Public Garden. It now holds some of the most exclusive real estate in Boston.

This section of Boston is rich with Italian culture, that's why the North End is known as “Little Italy.” While walking around this neighborhood, you can hear people talking in Italian.

Downtown Boston is really the heart of the city. Many companies and agencies have their headquarters in the area, and City Hall and the State House are also located here.

In Boston

Allston-Brighton, Massachusetts is a part of the city of Boston, though it has alternated annexation over the years.

Fenway-Kenmore - Home of The Fens, The Fenway, Fenway Park, the Citgo Sign, and Kenmore Square, as well as several colleges and fine arts institutions.

Boston's Chinatown was built on a landfill, though this is no longer apparent; what now identifies this area is the truly mixed uses of land.

Dorchester is in Boston. This article also includes Mattapan and Hyde Park, which were historically a part of Dorchester.

A lot of neighborhoods claim to be diverse, but East Boston is the real deal. East Boston has always been a neighborhood …

Boston's Charlestown was the traditional home of employees at the now-decommissioned Navy Yard.

The South End, with its blocks of Victorian brick row houses, upscale restaurants, and art galleries, is swiftly becoming one of the most popular places to live in Boston.

Jamaica Plain is a part of the City of Boston. Diversity is the strength of “JP,” as it is lovingly referred to by residents.

South Boston is densely populated – known for three deckers and rowhouses, there are single family homes in the neighborhood too.

One of Boston's most historic and beautiful neighborhoods, Beacon Hill is geographically demarcated by Cambridge Street to the North, Beacon Street to the South, Storrow Drive to the West, and Bowdoin Street to the East.

The Financial District in Boston, as the name suggests, is home to a number of banks, brokerages, and law firms.

Mission Hill is a quaint little neighborhood of Boston that overlooks the city from its western side.

Boston Map

Explore the map of Boston on our sister site Mapcarta, your travel map.

Boston Hotels

Search for hotels in Boston, Cambridge, Revere (4 miles north), Brookline (4 miles south) and Somerville (3 miles north).We recommend The Lenox Hotel, Hotel Marlowe - a Kimpton Hotel, Four Seasons Hotel Boston and Kendall Hotel.
Powered by Mapcarta. About Around Guides.Photos provided by Panoramio under the copyright of their owners.