Skip to primary navigation Skip to content Skip to footer

Blog

Boston

Best North End-Little Italy Walking Tour

PhotoWalks provides one of the best walking tours of Boston’s North End-Little Italy. Explore the historic landmarks and feel the energetic street vibe in Boston’s oldest neighborhood. Listen to insightful commentary about the North End’s fascinating immigrant history as well some Freedom Trail sites. Walk down streets that lead to Paul Revere’s House, Paul Revere…

Read More »

May 23, 2022

Hotels near the Freedom Trail

The PhotoWalks Freedom Trail tour is one of the most popular walking tours in Boston. Travel back in time and see the actual historic sites where important events happened and led up to America’s independence from British rule. Listen to captivating, insightful commentary that uncovers the truth and dispels the myths that ignited the American Revolution in 1775! Here are my Top 5 hotel recommendations near Boston’s Freedom Trail: Omni Parker House Hotel Nine Zero Hotel Bostonian Hotel XV Beacon Hilton Boston Downtown – Faneuil Hall    

Read More »

May 13, 2022

Granary Burial Ground – Freedom Trail site

Boston’s Freedom Trail connects 16 historic sites marked by a 2.5 mile red brick path. PhotoWalks provides the best Freedom Trail tour in Boston. We will see most of the historic sites as well as some interesting landmarks on a captivating 90-minute walking tour. One of the highlights is the Granary Burial Ground. Founded in…

Read More »

April 9, 2022

Fun Things to Do in Boston

Looking for Fun Things to Do in Boston? Explore the city from a different angle on a PhotoWalks tour. Capture fun, creative pictures with your camera or smartphone in either Beacon Hill, Back Bay the North End-Little Italy or the famous sites along the Freedom Trail. See Boston’s must-see attractions on the ONLY provider of Boston walking…

Read More »

April 8, 2022

Boston Public Library in Back Bay

A visit to Boston’s Back Bay is not complete until you visit the Boston Public Library in Copley Square. Architect Charles McKim designed the interior and exterior of the  Italian Renaissance inspired Central Library. Built in 1888 and opened to the public in 1895, the Boston Public Library is the first free library in America….

Read More »

April 3, 2022

PhotoWalks named as one of the 10 Best Boston Walking Tours!

PhotoWalks has been named one of the 10 Best Boston Walking Tours by TimeOut and is recommended by the ever popular travel blogger Nomadic Matt! In the last 20 years, it’s been such an honor and privilege for me to share my love and passion for Boston with locals and visitors from around the world….

Read More »

March 8, 2022

Photo Walking Tour of Boston’s North End

Explore the North End on a Boston history and photography walking tour. Capture the energetic vibe in Boston’s oldest neighborhood that’s rich in Italian immigrant history. Walk down old streets that lead to Paul Revere’s House, Paul Revere statue, Old North Church, Rose Kennedy’s birthplace, the “Skinny House” and hidden gems off-the-beaten path. Fascinating commentary…

Read More »

February 17, 2022

The Top 10 Boston Architecture Walking Tours

Explore Boston by foot on a Boston Architecture Photo Walking Tour. Beacon Hill is an upscale 19th-century English-inspired neighborhood lined with picturesque streets, brick sidewalks, antique gas lamps lit 24 hours a day, lovely doors and unique door knockers, hidden houses, beautiful flowers spilling out of window boxes and boot scrapers on the doorsteps. Two…

Read More »

February 17, 2022

Best Boston Walking Tour of the Freedom Trail

Explore the Freedom Trail on one of the 10 BEST walking tours in Boston. Photowalks is the only guided tour company to offer fascinating historical commentary and creative photo tips. It is an experience unlike any other Boston city tour! If you ask longtime MA residents about Boston’s Freedom Trail, most likely they’ll recall memories…

Read More »

February 17, 2022

Acorn Street – Most Photographed Street in Boston

One of the highlights of a Boston walking tour is Acorn Street, Beacon Hill’s most photographed street. PhotoWalks offers the BEST walking tours of this historic neighborhood with consistent 5-star reviews. Fascinating commentary and creative photo tips are provided by Saba Alhadi, an educator, photographer and enthusiastic tour guide with 20+ years of experience. Acorn…

Read More »

February 17, 2022