Place to People Watch - 2012 Winners

Published Aug 10, 2012

What is the best place around town to see and be seen?

Winner
2012 Winner

1. Newbury Street

Voters Love

"Anyplace on Newbury with a patio or a picture window. You see students, tourists, local Back Bay mavens, and lots of..."  via M.l. B.

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Newbury St Boston MA 02116
2012 Runner-Up

2. Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Voters Love

"Nothing says people watching while watching a woman push her little boy in a stroller on Quincy market's cobblestones, while..." 

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4 South Market Building, Faneuil Hall Marketplace Boston MA 02109
2012 Finalist

3. The Boston Common

Voters Love

"Grab some food, bring a book, find a bench and you can be entertained for quite some time people watching here..."  via Dana P.

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Boston Common Boston MA 02108
2012 Finalist

4. Boston Public Garden

Voters Love

"gorgeous in the spring/summer, but in the winter it's so much fun to slide around on the ice! a lot of people seem afraid to..."  via Sarah M.

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Public Garden Boston MA 02108
2012 Finalist

5. Castle Island

Voters Love

"It's the United Nations with ice cream! Beautiful scenery, a place to walk and exercise in safety and meet new and old..."  via Valerie S.

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100 William T Morrissey Blvd Boston MA 02125
Contest Overview
  • 92,306
    Total Votes
  • 31,836
    Voters
  • 231
    Winners

The 2012 Boston A-List awards are based on more than 92,000 votes from local Boston-area experts.

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