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Frommer's Boston

ISBN-10: 1118287576

ISBN-13: 9781118287576

Edition: 8th 2012

Authors: Marie Morris

List price: $15.99
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Our author, a longtime resident of Boston's North End, hits all the highlights, from Fenway Park to the Freedom Trail. She's checked out the city's best hotels and restaurants in person, and offers authoritative, candid reviews that will help you find the choices that suit your tastes and budget.Inside you'll find:•     Insider advice on experiencing the best of Boston without breaking the bank. Our author will point you to free or reduced-cost entry times at the top museums, the best spots for a picnic or a stroll, dirt-cheap college concerts and shows--and even free concerts by professional orchestras.•     Where to find the freshest seafood, the most elegant spots for afternoon tea, the tastiest dim sum in Chinatown, and the best cannoli in the North End.•     Up-to-the-minute coverage of shopping and nightlife, from the artsy boutiques on Newbury Street to the lively and chaotic college bars & clubs in Allston.•     In-depth coverage of Cambridge•     Detailed walking tours; accurate neighborhood maps; and advice on planning a successful family vacation•     Side trips to Lexington, Concord, Plymouth, and the North Shore.•     Opinionated reviews. No bland descriptions and lukewarm recommendations. Our expert writers are passionate about their destinations--they tell it like it is in an engaging and helpful way.•     Exact prices listed for every establishment and activity--no other guides offer such detailed, candid reviews of hotels and restaurants. We include the very best, but also emphasize moderately priced choices for real people.•     User-friendly features including star ratings and special icons to point readers to great finds, excellent values, insider tips, best bets for kids, special moments, and overrated experiences.
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Book details

List price: $15.99
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 11/27/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

List of Maps
The Best of Boston
The Most Unforgettable Boston Experiences
The Best Food & Drink Experiences
The Best Family Experiences
The Best Free & Dirt-Cheap Things to Do
The Best Ways to See Boston Like a Local
The Best Shopping Experiences
The Best Boston-Area Museums
The Best Outdoor Activities
Boston in Depth
Boston Today
The Making of Boston
When to Go
Boston Calendar of Events
Responsible Tourism in Boston
Boston Neighborhoods & Suggested Itineraries
City Layout
Neighborhoods in Brief
Iconic Boston
Suggested Evening Itineraries
Boston with Kids
Boston for Art Lovers
Exploring Boston
Boston's Top 20 Sights & Attractions
Let's Make a Deal
The Waterfront
The North End
Welcome to the North End
North Station/Science Park
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Government Center
Downtown Crossing
Beacon Hill
South Boston Waterfront/Seaport District
Chinatown/Theater District
The South End
The Back Bay
Kenmore Square
The Fenway
Jamaica Plain
The Freedom Trail
Parks & Gardens
Organized Tours
Missing This Would be a Crime
Especially for Kids
Outdoor Activities
A Vacation in the Islands
Sights & Attractions by Theme Index
Strolling Around Boston
Walking Tour 1: The Back Bay
Walking Tour 2: The Waterfront
Walking Tour 3: Harvard Square
Where to Eat
Best Bets
The Waterfront
The North End
Weekday Breakfast & Weekend Brunch
Faneuil Hall Marketplace & the Financial District
Downtown Crossing
Beacon Hill
Chinatown/Theater District
Yum, Yum, Dim Sum
The South End
The Back Bay
Quick Bites & Picnic Provisions
Kenmore Square & the Fenway
The Great Outdoors: Alfresco Dining
Practical Matters: The Restaurant Scene
Restaurants by Cuisine
The Waterfront
The North End
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Government Center & the Financial District
Downtown Crossing
Beacon Hill
South Boston Waterfront (Seaport District)
The South End
The Back Bay
Kenmore Square
The Fenway
Malls & Markets
Shopping A to Z
An Artsy Stroll Along Newbury Street
Practical Matters: The Shopping Scene
Entertainment & Nightlife
The Performing Arts
The Bar Scene
The Club & Music Scene
The Gay & Lesbian Scene
Alternative Entertainment
Spectator Sports
Where to Stay
Best Bets
What You'll Really Pay
The Waterfront & the North End
North Station
Faneuil Hall Marketplace & Government Center
The Financial District & Downtown Crossing
Beacon Hill
South Boston Waterfront (Seaport District)
Chinatown/Theater District
The South End
The Back Bay
Family-Friendly Hotels
Kenmore Square
Outskirts & Brookline
At & Near the Airport
Practical Matters: The Hotel Scene
Side Trips from Boston
A Whale of an Adventure
North Shore Beaches
The Adams Family
Planning Your Trip to Boston
Getting There
Let's Make a Deal
Getting Around
Special-Interest Trips & Tours
Fast Facts: Boston
Accommodations Index
Restaurant Index