The fifth in a new series, each one set in a U.S. metropolis, Peaceful Places: Boston leads the reader on an unexpected path to secret delights shared by its insider author. This new title in an unusual guidebook series is for everyone who yearns for a little peace and quiet amidst the urban hubbub. The book entices readers with 120 tranquil oases, in Boston and beyond. There are enchanting walks, historic sites, museums and galleries, outdoor habitats, parks and gardens, quiet tables, spiritual enclaves, inspiring vistas, and urban surprises, all described from the perspective of a local who knows where to find serenity, in both familiar and unexpected places.down Baker Bridge Road in Lincoln, they find themselves passing the white, cubelike home designed by famed Bauhaus architect Walter Gropius. It was built as the family home in 1938, when Gropius took up a position at Harvard Universitya#39;sanbsp;...
|Title||:||Peaceful Places: Boston|
|Publisher||:||Menasha Ridge Press - 2011-12-13|