Bartholdi Does Boston

Bartholdi Does Boston

As you are walking in Boston’s Back Bay make sure you skyward and you’ll see the impressive 176 foot tall bell tower of the First Baptist Church of Boston. The frieze atop this tower was designed by Frederic Auguste Bartholdi in 1876. If the name sounds familiar, he...
Make Way For Ducklings in Boston’s Public Garden

Make Way For Ducklings in Boston’s Public Garden

In Boston’s Public Garden you should always be on guard to Make Way for Ducklings!The New York Times describes Robert McCloskey’s Caldecott Medal-winning book as “one of the merriest picture books ever.” It follows the tale of Mr. and Mrs. Mallard as they...
See Boston from Above and Set Your Internal GPS

See Boston from Above and Set Your Internal GPS

Beautiful view of the Charles River flanked by Back Bay to the south and Cambridge to the northPrior to the 19th Century the Back Bay was literally a bay but was filled to add more territory to Boston town. Today the area is home to exquisitely preserved brownstones,...