Home to MBTA, the world's first subway system and dubbed "The Walking City" Boston is a pedestrian's perfect city. Bostonites can catch a Red Sox game at Fenway Park, or visit Boston Common, the oldest public park in the US.
The powerhouse investment firm, Fidelity Investments, solidified Boston's spot in the Top 30 Most Economically Powerful Cities in the World. Healthcare professionals often relocate to Boston to work at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Most errands can be accomplished on foot.
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MBTA (Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority) makes transportation around the city easy, with convenient access to the Boston Subway, Green Line, Blue Line and Orange Line. Find the best place to live in Boston with Walk Score.
There are about 8,652 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Boston.
People in Boston can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.
Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Boston apartments for rent near public transit.
Boston has excellent public transportation and about 110 bus, 12 rail, 3 subway, 2 light rail and 3 ferry lines.
The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Boston on public transit.
Boston has about 247 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.
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Some bike infrastructure.
Bike sharing is available from Hubway.
Schools in Boston include Boston Center for Adult Education, Quincy Upper School and Park Street School.
Restaurants & Bars in Boston include Marciano Commons, Panera Bread and Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream.
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