Shopping in Boston

Boston South Station also offers a few bookstores and shops. One can find Barbara's Bookstore at Boston South Station and pick up a magazine or book for the train ride. Martin's News Shop also offers a variety of magazines, publications and newspapers for enjoying the train ride across town. Metro PCS is located in the station and offers a variety of technological items for sale. Metro PCS can be one's last chance in picking up headphones, a new cell phone, USB drive or computer charger before a long journey.

Some of the other stores in Boston South Station are Lambert's Marketplace and Rosetta Stone. Rosetta Stone is a store that specializes in the sale of language software. Teddy Ballgame's offers Boston merchandise for sport's fans, while Serenade Chocolatier is a great place to stop for a last minute gift.

Located right near Boston South Station is Chinatown. In Chinatown, one can find all sorts of street vendors with unique gifts and figurines. One can find beautiful oriental clothing for sale right outside of Boston South Station.

Newbury Street is only about 10 minutes away from Boston South Station by taxi. Newbury Street offers high-end boutiques for those with expensive taste. Along Newbury Street, one can find stores like Versace, Dolce & Gabbana and Chanel. Newbury Street also offers plenty of art galleries and fine art stores for collectors of art. Artists also open up their own shops along Newbury Street, such as the art studio of Tim Murley.

At Newbury Street, the Michael Kors and Tory Burch boutiques are other favorites located along the street. Couture shopping is the reason why so many people flock to this part of Boston. Other boutiques that will catch one's eye are Burberry, Christian Dior, and Louis Vuitton. Some designer consignment stores can also be found nearby, and these will offer a great discount on designer clothing. Newbury Street is also a nice place to stop for a quick lunch. The Armani cafe is a wonderful eatery with outdoor seating for enjoying those warm Boston summer days. Newbury Street also offers other bookstores, art galleries and vintage stores.