Around Cambridge

Boston and Cambridge are beautiful areas to visit!

Sites of note:
Isabella Gardner Stewart Museum
Museum of Fine Arts
Harvard Art Museums
The Glass Flowers Collection
MIT Museum and the Arthur Ganson collection
The Arboretum
The Carpenter Center
The Mapparium at Mary Baker Eddy Library
A Walk by Charles River
Sol Le Witt room at MIT

Cafes and restaurants:

Some recommendations close by: Cafe Sushi, Clover Food Lab, Chutney’s, East Coast Grill, The Taco Truck and further out: Sofra, Mei Mei Kitchen, Oleanna.

http://www.harvardsquare.com/restaurants
http://www.yelp.com/search?cflt=restaurants&find_loc=Harvard+Square%2C+Boston%2C+MA

Recommended hotels around Harvard Square:

http://www.gse.harvard.edu/about/campus/directions/accommodations

Places to visit around Harvard Square:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attractions-g60890-Activities-Cambridge_Massachusetts.html

GSD Student Guide also includes detailed information:

http://www.gsd.harvard.edu/images/content/5/4/543752/GSD-Student-Guide-2012.pdf