From its historical battlegrounds to its Irish pubs, a blend of imposing and contemporary architecture, the blend of values and lofty academics, everything about Boston endows you with a welcoming and relaxed feeling. Though the city is smaller than many other capital cities, but it is at par with its counterparts when it comes to its exclusive neighborhoods. There are numerous reasons for you to be a part of this place and to savor the feeling.
As you onboard any of the flights to Boston, get ready to savor some of the most prominent places and times. After all, the place houses the country’s oldest public park, first public library, first subway system, the first public school and a lot more firsts. And, along with this it goes without saying that you should start your trip with the most renowned Freedom Trail. This is possibly the most ideal activity to start with.
The Freedom Trail is a walking prologue to Colonial Revolutionary Boston. The trial brings walkers on a tour throughout the momentous past of the city, covering 16 colonial sites over the route of 2-3 hours. At over 2.5 miles the trail combines museums, churches, meeting houses, burying grounds, parks, a ship, and historic markers that tell the story of the American Revolution and beyond.
On your visit here, you just cannot miss the chance of visiting North End, city’s most ancient residential neighborhood. Theis place has seen numerous changes, alterations and growth. In fact, your walk along the Freedom Trial will take you through the North End, so don’t forget to save room for Italian cannoli, a tour through the Old North Church and Paul Revere’s House. The other thing to indulge while here is shopping. However, ensure that you don’t indulge in some serious mall shopping on your first day itself. Enjoy a shopping spree, but start with taking a slow stroll outdoors and somewhere where you can get some authentic stuff like the Washington Street.
Your visit here cannot be completed without enjoying the beer and seafood! From fresh lobsters, to raw oysters, you just cannot miss anything when here. Lobsters are the specialty of the place, when here; you will find no end to places to eat lobster, which come boiled or steamed, with a fashionable plastic bib, drawn butter for dipping, a nutcracker for the claws and a pick for the legs. The food is simply lip smacking!
Ensure as you onboard any of the flights to Boston, you make a list of all these things and indulge in these activities. After all, it is all these facets and traits that make the city the brilliant place it is, so enjoy it all and come back with most cherished memories.
It is known as brilliant Boston for numerous reasons!