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Address: Congress Street, Boston, MA 02110
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Enjoyed strolling down the waterfront. The view of the harbor was brilliant. Sat and watch sail boats in the harbor. Very relaxing.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2015
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Rio Linda, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Enjoyed strolling down the waterfront. The view of the harbor was brilliant. Sat and watch sail boats in the harbor. Very relaxing.

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Andover, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

I love coming here for lunch or dinner followed by a nice stroll. you can walk for quite a ways on the Boston harbor walk or just get a drink and a sandwich and sit on one of the many benches along the way while watching the boats.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

This is a tour you can do by boat and then walk around it will take a whole day. Very enjoyable, with plenty of stops on the route to enjoy

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Hibbing, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Great views, lots to see on harbor tour. If you like to walk there is lots of places to see. can be a very fun day.

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Evansville, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Everything is close and walkable - terrific destination. Stay downtown and walk everywhere. Great visit and we are coming back.

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Barnard, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Sometime forget the historical sites and people in funny costumes. Boston's waterfront has it all - great views, museums, art, people watching and when weather cooperates everything required for a perfect. Avoid the overly touristy food outlets and book a good restaurant for lunch. Often you have entire stretches of the harbor to yourself. Enjoy!!

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Durham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Just spent five days walking around Boston and the highlight was definitely walking from the waterfront to Castle Island. Great scenery people friendly beach. Ensure you take water with you only one shop at Castle island and the queues were massive

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Newbury Park, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Have been here several times....different weather each time. Can walk most of this area. Fun places to eat and to walk through...make sure you go to the Constitution ship...go through it...worth the time. Also find the out of the way restuarants...we found a bakery down under a sidewalk and a good crab shop by the wharf.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Great place to take pictures. No fee and take your time walking around. Enjoy the scenary and you can grab a bite to eat near the aquarium or walk to quincy market or little italy.

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

I stopped by the Boston waterfront after visiting the aquarium and found it to be a lovely place for enjoying your lunch and taking photos. There are tables and benches nearby, as well as a sturdy fence to keep the kids safe.

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