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 Ratha Tep

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

By Kate Appleton

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

On a mission to make a better, more flavorful American beer, Jim Koch created Samuel Adams Boston Lager in the mid-80's using his great-great grandfather’s recipe. Today, the small craft brewery makes more than 30 different beer styles.