City Guide Boston, USA

Visiting Boston

Boston's charm lies in the fact that it has combined the old with the new in a way you seldom discover - not just in the States but worldwide. And despite its growth and development through the centuries, its small town qualities have prevailed throughout.

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Boston Podcasts

Boston - Ask the locals

Hostelworld.com's Colm Hanratty takes to the streets of Boston to ask the locals there where they like to go out at night, what their favourite restaurants are and which neighbourhoods they like hanging out in.

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USA Videos

How to save money in Miami

Find out how you can get around Miami for free, how to save money when shopping and much more with our editor Colm.

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Boston Pocket Guide

Boston Pocket Guide

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Boston City Reviews

  • 100%



    Great time here, college town full of students mixed with a city vibe. Full of historic sites as well.

    Insider Tip:I hope you like dunkin donuts.

  • 100%


    My overnight business stay in Boston, Massachusetts.

    Boston is a very user-friendly city. The T is easily accessible from just about any location. Boston also has a jumping nightlife; definitely a backpacker's dream. But then again, I'm biased because I'm a Massachusetts native daughter.

  • 90%


    Amazing - Increible

    It is a wonderful place. If you want to rest and breath, it is a really good place Es un lugar maravilloso. Si quieres descansar y respirar de la rutina este es un muy buen lugar, tiene de todo

  • 60%


    Quite, cute and alot of history.

    Sadly only few nights there but what i got was that quite nice town, with some beautiful parks and history just bustling under the service and you just got pick at it it will come out. Check out harved because its nice campus with some cool museums and you can say you've been to harved. Would recommend at lease a week too fully get everyything in.

    Insider Tip:Lots of ir sh, so expect to drink

  • 80%


    Greater Boston

    Boston is the perfect city and it is not necessary to describe how many option we can take from a single trip.

    Insider Tip:Boston can be expensive for accommodation sometimes , so I suggest staying on great Boston area , like Everett and Summerville.

USA: Itinerary

Due to a layout which is unlike other American cities and its prominent Irish population, Boston has always been a popular destination with travellers going stateside. Fusing the old and the new effortlessly, it has a rustic charm which is hard to find anywhere else.

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