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Newbury Street

Back Bay, Boston, MA 02105 (Back Bay)
617-267-2224
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Ranked #30 of 210 attractions in Boston
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Shopping, Dining
Description: Boston's chic shopping address mixes elegant boutiques with funky salons and trendy galleries.
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Atlanta, Georgia
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192 reviews 192 reviews
51 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

If you have done the freedom trail and you are ready to window shop til you drop - don't recommend really shopping til you drop unless your pockets are deep- this is your place. There are many charming sidewalk cafés along the way to stop and quench your thirst or stop, eat and people watch - the most fun -... More

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Paris, France
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

Is this for you? Well, do you like shops, restaurants, galleries, window shopping and walk around streets filled with people and lovely architecture? If your answer is yes, then this might be your place.... It surely is mine!!! Putting the shops aside I just cannot escape this feeling of attraction of the facades of all the houses all along the... More

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Leusden
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129 reviews 129 reviews
33 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

Not only is the architecture typically Bostonian but also the really good Mix of terraces, shops, art galleries, and so on... You easily can wonder around here for hours and hours and spend lunch or dinner as well. In contrary of the standard shopping squares or standard malls, this is a super nice atmosphere to spend your day!

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Oakville, Canada
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

Fun street to walk, find an ice cream, people watch...great place to fond a cafe or restaurant. Love the architecture

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Hyderabad, India
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Its honestly just another high end street.. nothing great about it! Lots of luxury brands are out here. Go only if you like shopping / window shopping.

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San Antonio, Texas
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97 reviews 97 reviews
32 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Perfect place to walk. shop, dine and people watch. Very active at night for dining and drinking but the shops will start to close around 5 or so

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Pittsburgh
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91 reviews 91 reviews
15 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Beautiful historic street with great shopping, cafes, restaurants, galleries and day spas. You can spend an afternoon going up one-side and down the other.

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Perth, Australia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This is the place where Bostonian faux hipsters can be readily seen, but actually it's for everyone! Regardless of genders, races, ages - the culture that the surrounding area provides is amusing! Many different stores, shops, and cafes will entertain you. I miss a day jaunt to Newbury Street. But stores on Newbury street are usually pricier than indoor malls.... More

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Holbrook, New York
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166 reviews 166 reviews
77 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I don't know how this didn't come up as a top 10 site when Googling top places in Boston, but this should be right up there with the rest of them. Whether you want to shop, eat, grab a drink, people watch or just walk, this is the place to be. We were on our way to the Top of... More

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Oslo, Norway
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212 reviews 212 reviews
65 attraction reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

A great street for shopping and dining. You can find a little for everyone. Big brands, small independent stores, expensive, cheap, man, women, kids. It's all there!

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