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PhotoWalks Tours of Boston

Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02110
+1 617-851-2273
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Explore Boston from a different angle! PhotoWalks provides interactive guided walking tours of Boston with photography tips that teach you how to see creatively and capture amazing pictures in less than 2 hours--no matter what camera you have! All ages and skill levels are welcome. And, there's plenty of fascinating commentary of the city's historic sites and iconic landmarks for history and architecture buffs too.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02110
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We were in town on July 4th. The group was nice a small, allowing for information to be shared easily. We had a lovely walk from Boston Common along the Freedom Trail to Faneuil Hall / Quincy Market area. Learned some history and post visit...More

2  Thank Redlady62
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I took the Beacon Hill Tour. I had the chance to be the only participent. The person making the tour was really nice. She new a lot of details and stories about Beacon Hill. It was really interesting to get advices for the places to...More

1  Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Saba gave us a great insider's tour of Boston (who lives where, the history of buildings, what homes sold for) along with great photography advice. Even with my iPhone, my pics came out great!

1  Thank Mike_Coffey
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

My daughter, son, and I had a remarkable photography tour of Beacon Hill with Saba. She took us down streets where we would not have ordinarily visited while showing us some amazing photo opportunities. Saba worked very closely with my daughter throughout the tour, so...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

We travelled to Boston with our 11 and 13 year old children. We wanted them to get an initial understanding of the history of Boston (particularly the Freedom trail) but recognized that their attention span was limited. PhotoWalks of Boston was the perfect combination for...More

1  Thank ExShoreex
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

You can see how much Saba loves providing history of the Boston area and showing how to take interesting photos. She provided the group with information on how to set the camera up and where to position the camera to capture interesting photos. We walked...More

Thank dionnekatinas
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Saba is both an experienced and gracious tour guide, and an excellent instructor on the art of taking superb and artistic photographs. Her patience, kindness and expertise demystify the complexities of the modern digital camera and result in excellent and memorable photographs. Plus her knowledge...More

1  Thank rwk2257
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Bubbles? I ended up in this workshop as the one I originally signed up for was going to be happening in the late afternoon during hundred degree temps. The Bubble workshop was earlier in the day, so Saba offered me the opportunity to switch. What...More

Thank Wrenthamite
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Night photos of the Zakim Bridge was a great experience. Saba was very enthusiastic and helpful no matter what photo experience you had. Small group allowed for personal attention. We had plenty of time at each location, to ask questions, and try various techniques. Cost...More

Thank Bill E
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Strolling around Freedom Trail with Saba was one of the best experiences. I usually never have good photos when visiting. Thank to her I both have an extensive knowledge about city as well as beautiful photos

1  Thank Kina D
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