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As vacation season approaches, we'll be rolling out guides to the best shopping in ten Racked cities. Up next: Racked Boston's can't-miss stores.
Boston is known as one of America's great walking cities, but if you have a trip planned to the Bay State, we recommend opting out of the Freedom Trail and instead, venturing onto the charming brick sidewalks of our best shopping neighborhoods. You might be pleasantly surprised to find boutiques that rival your hometown favorites.
Pop into Louis for luxury exclusives, sneak behind a secret Snapple door at Bodega to find a world of streetwear, swing by Follain for healthy beauty goods, and finish your weekend with a Sunday browse through SoWa (keep in mind there is an epic food truck lot involved). We're certain you'll head home with something you couldn't find in New York. All ten stores are in handy map form after the jump.—By Racked Boston's Susie Kostaras