Recommended Experiences in Boston

What People are Saying

We had an AMAZING time! Everything was just perfect! Highly recommend! The boat is beautiful and the food and music was great! Lovely family experience! - Barbara F.
My husband and I did this for our 5 year anniversary. We had a lot of fun. Sunset was beautiful. The food and drinks we amazing. We danced to our wedding song. David was great and funny. Amanda made the best drinks. - Kerry Davies
Fun experience, food was good and so was the dj. Beautiful night views of the city. Would highly recommend when traveling to Boston. We would for sure do it again if we come back. - Lisa M.
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A Post-Wedding Brunch on the Water in Boston

You can extend the good times and good vibes of your Boston wedding with a post-wedding brunch on the water. This tradition is something couples really crave post-nuptials because it gives them a chance to wind down from the big event, spend more time with family and friends, and decompress.

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The Best Intimate and Small Wedding Venues in Boston

If the idea of a gigantic wedding full of people you barely see or hardly know doesn’t sound like a dream come true, you’re not alone — so many couples are starting to opt for smaller, more boutique weddings, and they’re absolutely loving them. (Plus, hosting a smaller event means you can spend more on the honeymoon!) However, if you’re going to throw a bash with just you and your loved ones, picking the right event space is crucial. For those looking for Intimate wedding venues in Boston, we’ve got you covered. While there are tons of wedding venues for small gatherings in the city, booking with City Cruises is a guaranteed good time.

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Embracing Freedom and Equality: Juneteenth 2024 Celebrations in Boston

Juneteenth, a day of remembrance and celebration marking the end of slavery in the United States, holds profound significance in the hearts of many Americans. As the national holiday approaches

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Pet-Friendly Cruises with Your Canine Crew and City Cruises

“Everyone thinks they have the best dog. And none of them are wrong.” -W.R. Purche   Dog people are a breed of their own. Pet owners consider their furry companions

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The Best Place for a Boston Bachelor Party

Historically, some pre-wedding celebrations are more fun than others. Case in point: The bachelor party. It was created to mark the last night of the groom’s single life, and the

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Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: Bachelorette Party in Boston

Boston is a city full of history and charm making it the perfect destination to host a bachelorette party that will be unforgettable. And when you host an epic party

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Plan an Unforgettable Bridal Shower in Boston

If you’re able to imagine the historic charm of Boston, Massachusetts — combined with the serene beauty of its waterfront — then you know exactly how perfect it is for

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Book a Dream Wedding on the Water in Boston

When it comes to dreamy waterfront celebrations, a Boston wedding is a top contender for couples on the East Coast. From its scenic views and storied past to its historic

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Book a Beautiful Rehearsal Dinner in Boston

When planning a wedding in Boston, you will have one of the coolest cities playing host to your nuptials. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston is

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The Best Things to Do in Boston for Valentine’s Day 2024

Boston is a city with a very rich history and is filled with tons of culture. After all, it’s known as one of the country’s oldest cities and happens to

Frequently Asked Questions

Top things to do in Boston

There are plenty of fun things to do in Boston! For instance, you can explore the city’s many museums and historical sites, enjoy its diverse food and drink scene, or take part in one of its many annual festivals. Of course, Boston is also home to a variety of sports teams and outdoor activities, so there’s something for everyone to enjoy in this vibrant city. You can also take boat cruises down the river to take in the sights of Boston from a different perspective. Whatever you’re looking for, you’re sure to find it in Boston!

What do I need to know before visiting Boston?

Boston is a historic and vibrant city with something to offer everyone.
  • When visiting Boston, be sure to check out the Freedom Trail. This trail is a 2.5-mile (4 km) path that leads you to 16 different historic sites.
  • Some other popular tourist destinations include Fenway Park, Quincy Market, and the New England Aquarium.
  • Be aware that traffic can be very heavy in Boston, so plan your route accordingly. Parking can also be difficult to find, so it is recommended to use public transportation whenever possible.
  • If you are visiting during the summer months, be sure to pack sunscreen and insect repellent as there can be a lot of bugs around.
  • Also be sure to experience a Boston Harbor Tour or Whale Watching