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Boston

Aerial view on Boston

Flights to Boston

Experience the history of the American Revolution

Go on a voyage of discovery in one of the oldest cities in the United States! Book flights to Boston and enjoy a unique piece of American history in this city full of picturesque streets. Bostonians relax on the Charles River Esplanade, with dozens of runners, cyclists and skaters passing by every day. The city is also home to the legendary baseball team, the Red Sox. And of course of the prestigious Harvard University, whose beautiful campus is certainly worth a visit.

Red brick and authentic gaslights

Discover the history of Boston via the Freedom Trail. This walk takes you past 16 historic sites from the American Revolution. Start at Boston Common, the oldest park in the United States. Faneuil Hall is another important stop: historic independence speeches were once held in this market. In the neighbourhood of Beacon Hill, you step inside a fairy-tale: its streets abound with red brick houses, gaslights and wrought iron fences. Boston is the ideal destination for a city trip and the perfect starting point for a tour of the United States. Discover it for yourself: book a flight to Boston now!

Shopping in Victorian streets

In Boston, you can easily shop for days. The best place to make your purchases is Newbury Street in the Back Bay district, which is surrounded by grand Victorian houses with lush gardens. Newbury Street itself covers some 8 blocks and is lined with exclusive boutiques and well-known chains. South End is the neighbourhood where hip Bostonians go for designer shops and also the place to be for some of the best restaurants in the city.

Flights to Boston for a great city trip

Looking for a cheap flight to Boston? With KLM, your holiday begins the moment you step onboard. Your journey will fly by with your own entertainment set on intercontinental flights: free films, games and music. Enjoy our selection of snacks or a tasty dinner and drinks. Add in our many handy extra services (some available for a supplement) and you’ll be in the United States before you know it.

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Practical info about Boston

Boston Logan International Airport

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Getting around the city

How to get around in Boston

 

Visa and health care

Visa and health information

Currency

The official currency is the US Dollar (USD), which is divided into 100 cents. Only major banks exchange foreign currency. ATMs are widespread and credit cards are widely accepted. Banking hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from March to November).

Electricity

120 volts, 60Hz. Plugs are mainly the type with two flat pins, though three-pin plugs are also widely used. European appliances without dual-voltage capabilities will require an adapter.

 

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