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“freezing when its windy” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Waterfront

Waterfront
Congress Street, Boston, MA 02110
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Ranked #13 of 210 attractions in Boston
Type: Neighborhoods
Activities: City walk sightseeing
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
“freezing when its windy”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

love the waterfront in the summer...Columbus Park...great place to share a blanket and the view...winter is another story....brrrrr...wind will freeze you in minutes

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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“Good location to just watch people.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

A typical waterfront area, with plenty of places to eat and drink, and tried many. Best at daytime for views.

Visited September 2012
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Adelaide, Australia
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
“Gorgeous well developed waterfront area”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Having been to Boston before, I found it wonderful to visit the waterfront area for the first time. It has been developed and is gorgeous to see and walk along. The yachting area/marina that is in behind Fanuheil Hall is beautiful, as are the sights and views across the bay. Worthy of a visit to sit and admire the view whilst enjoying an icecream!

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Winchester, Virginia
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“Beautiful”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Beautiful views, very relaxing and peaceful. Great idea for a stroll after having a bite to eat! Many nearby attractions to visit such as New England Aquarium and Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

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Newton, Massachusetts
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“Three cheers for the Harborwalk”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

I LOVE the Harborwalk. It just doesn't get much better than strolling along the Harbor with million-dollar views -- all for free. Follow the Harborwalk for its three-mile stretch and drink it all in. Along the way, stop for a soda or a sit or an ice cream -- plenty of places along the way to indulge. The perfect way to appreciate Boston on a gorgeous day!

Visited November 2012
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