Our green spaces are glorious, especially in warm weather. When the time is right to get outside in Boston, the city has plenty of beautiful green space to enjoy some fresh air and nature. The so-called Emerald Necklace—the nation’s oldest linear park system—links several of Boston's best parks, including The Fens, Boston Common, and the Public Garden. Other options include the celebrated Arnold Arboretum and the multi-use Rose Kennedy Fitzgerald Greenway. Whichever one you choose, make it a perfect outing by pairing that stroll through a park with a bite at one of the best restaurants in Boston, or keep going and push yourself with one of the best hikes near Boston. Need to cool off after too much fun in the sun? Check out one of the best pools or best beaches near Boston.
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