Whether you’re looking for the perfect piece to finish off your living room or a dress that’s bound to impress, look no further than Boston! This historic city is full of fantastic shopping destinations in cozy quaint neighborhoods. The only question is, what are you looking for today?
Rodeo Drive in Boston
Covering eight blocks of fantastic shopping is Newbury Street, Boston’s version of Fifth Avenue or Rodeo Drive. The neighborhood is full of open-air coffee shops, cafes, antique stores, custom clothiers, and brand-name boutiques are some of the city’s true architectural gems, including the Art Deco Ritz Carlton. Whether it’s the latest from Marc Jacobs or furniture for your apartment or condo from Jonathan Adler, Newbury Street has it all.
Shopping and Dining in History
Faneuil Hall Marketplace is comprised of four historic locations: Faneuil Hall, Quincy Market, North Market and South Market, all set around a cobblestone promenade in the heart of downtown Boston. The hall features 49 shops, 44 pushcarts, 18 full service restaurants and 35 food stalls, making this historic location a must-see for any foodie or shopaholic.
The halls are filled with homemade goods from cheeses to ethnic dishes and a number of contemporary shops where you can find anything from socks to gowns. Faneuil Hall Marketplace is a must see for all!
Shop with the Best and Brightest
Harvard Square is the perfect place to spend a spring afternoon, strolling the historic four miles of restaurants, shops and parks. Home to the oldest university in America, Harvard Square is also the site where George Washington took command of the Continental Army and where many noted authors, poets, teachers and students have communed for hundreds of years.
Harvard Square is the best place to find that special first addition book to add to the library in your apartment or condo. Book lovers flock to Bentley Publishers and Black Ink for all of their literary needs.
Boston is a city that’s not only steeped in rich history, but also in some of the best shopping destinations on the east coast, so get your shopping shoes on or find a pair in one of Boston’s shopping havens!
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