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Live Like a Local

Experience Boston

The Insider’s Guide to Boston

Boston is a city built on hustle and driven by innovation. Our neighbors are the movers and shakers that shape this city’s spirit through their dedication to excellence. Whether it’s a perfectly shucked oyster, a curious (& delicious) cocktail, or a tediously tailored style, our local nods are truly the gems of our city. Want an authentic taste of Boston? Join our chic city insider, Ricardo Rodriguez as he guides you through our favorite local restaurants, shops and salons.

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Live Like a Local Guide

Ricardo shares: "I am beyond excited to show you the Boston that I love. These are some of my favorite places, people and things to do here in our great city. Some may be well known while others are a bit more hyper-local, located in neighborhoods that make our city so special and unique. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do!"

A worldwide company with local roots.

Another Best of Boston winner. If you are looking for a gift, there’s not a more charming and well-edited store in town.

"This is their first US location and their attention to detail makes it remarkably easy for their clientele to look uber stylish."

"....a highly personalized experience that you will likely never forget."

"The creative genius behind one of the best salons in the entire city."

Get an Inside Look at Boston

Join Ricardo as he takes you to experience the must-sees & must-dos around the city.