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Great for its views

When traffic in the city can get dull and boring, Storrow Drive at least provides you with a great... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2016
Boston, Massachusetts
Pleasant Parkway Beside the Charles

As a continuation of Soldiers Field Road, the Storrow Drive starts at MA 2 and follows alongside... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2013
Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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2 Apr 2016
“Great for its views”
24 May 2013
“Pleasant Parkway Beside the Charles”
Scenic, but busy road that winds along the Charles River.
Route 28, Boston, MA
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Reviewed April 2, 2016

When traffic in the city can get dull and boring, Storrow Drive at least provides you with a great view of the Charles River. It is also much safer than Memorial Drive in Cambridge (opposite side of river) as Storrow Drive has a divider.

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Reviewed May 24, 2013

As a continuation of Soldiers Field Road, the Storrow Drive starts at MA 2 and follows alongside the Charles River west to east from MA 2 to MA 28. It passes the BU campus on the south and the Charles River Esplanade on the north...More

Thank mainemountainbear
Reviewed April 29, 2013

Better than usual to travel into and out of the Back Bay on our visit. The other option is to take Exit 22 from the Mass. Turnpike. That will bring you into Copley Square or the Prudential Center complex. (Two choices from the exit)

1  Thank Gene C
Reviewed October 9, 2012

As long as it's not rush hour - using Storrow Drive to get through the city is your best bet. You can hop on and off and get from one neighborhood to another (North End to Allston) pretty quickly. Only problem is there are a...More

Thank parker617
Reviewed August 18, 2012

This curvy road that runs along the Charles River with views of sail boats and crew shells is fun to drive along on your way in or out of Boston.

Thank Daniel G
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skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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