Here’s the thing.
These people swarm over Boston all day every day. Objectively of course we are a great city to visit. Loaded with history, fine places to stay, major cultural institutions, great universities, not to mention our beloved sports teams and fine restaurants. Many many tourist buses prowl our neighborhoods with their windows wide open making it easy for passengers to peer at the passing sites. The drivers of these giant vehicles deliver a continuous river of information about what they are currently going by.
However, I wonder about how much these people are actually seeing. They’re looking yes. But seeing? I’m not so sure.
It’s the same problem with our photography isn’t it?
We look constantly but how much do we really see?