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I happen to have visited the MEEI area on several occasions over the last few years. Several local... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Tomasz W
Corpus Christi, United States
Beautiful Long Street

A wonderful tree-lined street going all the way from Beacon Hill and the Massachusetts State House... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

I happen to have visited the MEEI area on several occasions over the last few years. Several local joints have become well established favorites. Architecture wise, it's a pretty area, good for walks.

Thank Tomasz W
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

A wonderful tree-lined street going all the way from Beacon Hill and the Massachusetts State House throughout Boston and into Brookline. On the way, it passes through the public garden, the famous "Cheers" bar (from the TV series), Kenmore square and more. Beautiful area.

Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice street with a lot of interesting houses! You pass the original cheers bar from TV. Very nice Sunday morning to see all the locals walking there dogs.

Thank R_Sweden
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Nice quirky commercial area, some shops are just for looks, others more affordable, beautiful walkable area, nice and very beatifoul buildings.

Thank MC V
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Don not miss this area. It make's you .jealous. Very pleasant neighbourhood. I wish I young enough to move to Boston and buy a house in Beacon.

2  Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 25 July 2016

A lovely walk from the State House alongside Boston Common say to Charles Street, there are grand buildings to see with a great aspect across the park

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Beacon st is very long! From the common to Mass av. it i very rich in architectural homes from the early days of Boston. After BC area it becomes a bit more diverse and some new structures mix with the old. Some interesting and good...More

1  Thank Danuza
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Beacon Street is a major road that runs through several Boston neighborhoods and a few of its western suburbs. The most scenic area of the street to walk on is in the Beacon Hill and Back Bay neighborhoods of Boston. Here, the street is lined...More

1  Thank Andrei S
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Great place to see dozens of Boston's best historic structures and places. The area is full of beautiful old buildings, restaurants, churches. A must when you are touring Boston.

Thank RonL40
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Beautiful area, lots of history, wonderful old buildings, easy to walk around (but hilly). Best done when you are going to a destination -- a club, or restaurant, or to the Boston Common -- rather than just sightseeing.

Thank EagleEyeBoston
Beacon Hill
Visit this historic and ritzy Boston neighborhood to
soak up its classic New England charm as you stroll
down cobblestoned, gas-lamp lined streets. Bring your
walking shoes, camera, and select a nice day to wander
through the hilly neighborhood and check out its
exclusive addresses. Louisburg Square, Mt. Vernon
street, Chestnut street and the extremely narrow and
widely photographed Acorn street make a nice walking
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