48 Hours in Cambridge

A few of the finer ways to enjoy the city while in town for this weekend's Head of the Charles regatta.

In New England, nothing marks autumn quite like hundreds of thousands of people lined along the banks of the Charles River for the world’s largest rowing competition: the Head of the Charles. The regatta—celebrating its 49th birthday this year—calls spectators from all over the globe (and just down the street) to savor a weekend of tradition and competition. When not taking in Saturday and Sunday's events, try these Furthermore-approved ways to make the most of 48 hours in Cambridge.