Each Urban Adventures tour is $19, or a 50 percent savings on tours now through Aug. 23, including holiday weekends.
These half-day tours are kept small and intimate, with a maximum size of 12 people per group.
Tour guides, who are often residents of the neighborhoods, will point out some of the most interesting architecture and sites of historical significance, and offer tips on where to grab a bite.
Ready to go? Start the purchase process at this Travelzoo link: www.travelzoo.com/local-deals/deal/2127.
A very special tour in Boston, a two-hour Hestia Cruise, is on sale for just $59. Normally this cruise is priced at $130.
Included in the evening cruise are hors d'oeuvres (sandwiches, fresh vegetables, cheese, crackers, fruits, berries) and clam chowder prepared by Legal Sea Foods -- voted Boston's Best 2010 by Boston Magazine.
Board the 65-foot Full Moon, a classic motor yacht, from the Seaport World Trade Center and watch the sun set over Boston's skyline. The Full Moon has a full cash bar.
Vouchers can be redeemed starting Tuesday, May 24 through Sept. 24, 2011.
Start the voucher purchase at this Travelzoo link: www.travelzoo.com/local-deals/deal/2059.
Clara Bosonetto is a retired travel consultant.