Boston Journals

2 Weeks, 3 Cities, 4 Red Sox games

A June 2005 trip to Boston by jpeterson424

Citizens Bank Park Photo, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania More Photos
Quote: Two weeks worth of baseball in three ballparks, Citizens Bank Park of Philadelphia, Camden Yards of Baltimore, and historical Fenway Park in Boston

2 Weeks, 3 Cities, 4 Red Sox games

Overview

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The highlight of these three trips packed into two busy weeks was the first trip to Fenway Park for several members of the group. This was their true introduction to the religion that is Boston sports.Quick Tips: Best Way To Get Around: Philadelphia - Within the city, getting around several areas can be done on foot, but if you'd like to take in all the sites, we recommend taking Phash. These trolleys make a loop throughout the city, stopping at all of the major tourist attractions, and the ride will only cost you or for all day. Boston - Boston has one of the best mass transportation systems you'll find in the country. The city is also one of the most walkable. Getting fr...Read More

Citizens Bank Park

Attraction

Citizens Bank Park Photo, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Citizens Bank Park is one of the newest facilities in Major League Baseball. This park was particularly nice for a large venue. We attended two games over the course of one weekend while in Philadelphia. The concourses of this park were built with the fans in mind. Most concourses are wide-open so fans can see the game even while out of their seats. Eating areas are provided immediately behind each seating section, affording the opportunity to watch the game while getting a bite to eat. The only downside to this park is that seats towards the back of sections have obstructed views of large portions of the field below. Even in the lower tier of left field we were unable to see the entire left...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 16, 2005

Citizens Bank Park
One Citizens Bank Way
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19148
(215) 463-1000

Oriole Park at Camden Yards

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Attraction | "Camden Yards"

Oriole Park at Camden Yards Photo, Baltimore, Maryland
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Camden Yards is known as one of the best newer ballparks in MLB. The stadium itself is quite nice. It is very fan-friendly, allowing items to be brought into the park and opening relatively early for batting practice and warm-ups. The area surrounding the park is also quite a nice area to spend time in, allowing for a trip to the ballpark to become an all day event. The Baltimore waterfront area is very nice, with several tourist attractions and plenty of food and shops. Camden Yards is a well-laid-out stadium, as most vantage points provide a great view of the game. Like Citizens Bank Park, and many other newer stadiums, the higher you get, the more of the field below you gets cut off fr...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on September 24, 2005

Oriole Park at Camden Yards
333 West Camden St
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
+1 410 685 9800