Boston - Cambridge (Chapter)
This is the Cambridge chapter from Lonely Planet's Boston guidebook.
Stretched out along the north shore of the Charles River, Cambridge is a separate city boasting two distinguished universities, and artistic, historic and cultural attractions galore. The restaurants, bars and clubs around Harvard Sq and Central Sq all rival their counterparts across the river.
- browse the bookstores, rifle through the records and try on vintage clothing in Harvard Square, then camp out in a local cafe with sidewalk seating and watch the world go by
- cycle the Minuteman Bikeway from urban Cambridge to idyllic Bedford
- explore the MIT campus and discover its fantastic eclectic collection of public art
- 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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