The Boston Area

The Boston Area Travel Guide

Articles about The Boston Area

By Melanie Lieberman

Why go for mass-market when you can have donuts laced with lavender, or shaped like a Voodoo doll?

By Lyndsey Matthews

Take a crash course in architecture at the country’s most beautiful college campuses.

By Ratha Tep

Take a crash course in architecture at the country’s most beautiful college campuses.

Hotels in The Boston Area

Starwood's first LEED-certified hotel has 123 rooms that look standard at first glance. Oversized windows make use of natural light, the pantry is stocked with treats from the farmer's market; hybrids get prime spots in the parking lot; and the gym overlooks a solar-heated indoor pool.

Restaurants in The Boston Area

Things to do in The Boston Area

Now a local institution, this family-owned fishmonger shop was originally founded by Master Mariner Captain Roy Wilfred Marden in 1945. Today, the store also includes an adjacent restaurant called the Captain’s Table & Takeaway.