Boston Harborwalk
Boston Harborwalk
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OrlandoMouse
St. Augustine, FL2,239 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
You have to do the Harbor Walk. Boston is famous for it’s harbor from the Tea Party Rebellion to the shipping and warehousing, from the North End to the Southport area there is so much to see. The area is very walkable. I suggest beginning at the Aquarium and head South Cross over by the Boston Tea Party and cut back over toward the water and walk along the area of the Southport. There are pictures of the water area, boats, and buildings along the way to take. You could end your walk at the harpoon Brewer and then begin your walk back, see if you can find the carousel as you travel back to the North End. The waterfront is fantastic and you should make a point to take a walk here. And best of all – it is free.
Written 26 October 2023
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Karen P
6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
We have walked the freedom trail several times when our children were younger. We had never done the Harborwalk, I had never heard of it before seeing it spoken of on this site. It was a fun walk.
Written 24 September 2023
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Turtle5954
Warrington, UK1,932 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2022
A lovely walk all around the harbor area, very cold and windy day so several pit stops in cafes etc were essential
Written 3 February 2023
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Jazz Gumbo
London, UK847 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2022
We were lucky, unbelievable warm days in October to stroll by the river, so very enjoyable views along the walkways. Take it, enjoy it.
Written 18 October 2022
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lknoodles
Sheboygan, WI38 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022
We walked the harbor every day. It's very safe and walkable. Lots of great views of the harbor and the city.
Written 15 October 2022
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RJTO
Toronto, Canada51 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2022
The harborwalk which extends along the harbour front allows visitors to see both the city & the harbour. It shows what is possible when working harbours are returned to the public for the enjoyment of walking, sitting & taking it all in.
Written 28 September 2022
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Steven F
Moscow, ID23 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2022
A great way to see the bay and explore the history of Boston Harbor. And the fresh seafood at historic restaurants is enough reason to be there.
Written 25 September 2022
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Patrick S
Davie, FL1,286 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022
We were here by boat and the view from the dock was terrific. Beautiful city and the great weather helped a lot. The parks were really nice plus a city to walk.
Written 17 August 2022
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Ari M
Winnipeg, Canada32 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2022
Went for a walk after dinner near Long Wharf and found a live band playing on a floating stage behind the Boston Harbor Hotel. We managed to find a table, had a drink and watched a set of a great little band. All free, except the drinks (and food if you want).
Written 6 August 2022
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Miriam B
5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2022 • Couples
The harbour walk and a cruise around the harbour.There were plenty of nice places to eat along the harbour.
Written 30 June 2022
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