Barbara Lynch's latest eatery offers exquisite homemade pastas inside a modern diner setting.
Afternoon and Evening Activities
Head South of Washington Street in the South End for shopping and gallery hopping. Ring the bell at Peng and check out the designer's collection of hand-stitched leather bags.
Designers come here to shop and drool over owner Jill Goldberg's collection of furniture, lighting, linens and accessories.
The Institute of Contemporary Art
This cantilevered waterfront museum designed by architects Diller Scofidio + Renfro, is as striking as the exhibits housed inside.
Flour Bakery & Cafe
Pop into this ever-popular patisserie for perfectly crafted sticky buns.
Where to Stay
The Liberty Hotel
It took nearly $150 million to transform Boston's old Charles Street Jail into the city's most posh boutique hotel, with buzzing bars and jail cells still intact.