Boston - Back Bay (Chapter)
This is the Back Bay chapter from Lonely Planet's Boston guidebook.
Back Bay includes the city's most fashionable window shopping, latte drinking and people-watching area, on Newbury St, as well as its most elegant architecture - including Trinity Church, the John Hancock Tower and the Boston Public Library - around Copley Sq.
- stroll, cycle or run along the Charles River Esplanade
- feel yourself at the center of the world in the intriguing Mapparium, one of Boston's hidden treasures
- locate Boston's landmarks from the sky at the Prudential Center Skywalk Observatory
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Neighborhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Sleeping, Shopping and Sports & Activities.
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