View to Cambridge from a very high, secluded roof deck
Beacon Street, looking toward downtown.
The deck is higher than any surrounding buildings,
so views are unobstructed.
Back Bay basks in afternoon sun
Fenway Park is a bright green speck near the horizon.
We could see the green walls around the field with binoculars.
Views to Brookline and Coolidge Corner
We did not see the "super moon," since it didn't show up until it became too cold and windy to stay on the roof. Warmth and chocolate cake beckoned downstairs, along with plenty of similarly amazing views from windows facing in three directions.
Our host, a visionary thinker and inventor, decorated his cakes with pieces of holographic chocolate he had made; holography is one of his areas of wizardry. It looked and tasted like magic:
It's chocolate AND it sparkles: heaven.