Welcome to Boston, the largest city of Massachusetts! As one of the oldest cities of the United States it is a place filled with history and tons of historical sites, visiting them is a must do in Boston for travelers. It was founded in 1630 by Puritan colonists on the Shawmut Peninsula. It is now a large modern city known for being an intellectual and technological center.
If you are looking for a fun adventure while learning fun information about the history of the US, Boston is a must visit for you.
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2 Things You Must Do in Boston:
1. The Freedom Trail –This is an organization in Boston that offers historical tours. In it you will be taken to some of the most famous tourist attractions in Boston by guides dressed in costumes of the century they are talking about. There are many different kinds of tours; some take you to places where you will learn about the independence, holidays and even about pirates among others.
These tours are a fun and different way to see the landmarks of the city and learning about its history.
2. Quincy Market / Faneuill Hall –The Quincy Market is a historic building in downtown Boston. It is an indoor space for vendor stalls. In the 1820’s it was used to sell produce and all kinds of food. By 1970’s it was decaying and had to be remodeled. It became the Faneuil hall Marketplace. It is still a place where locals can find food, but now they find it in the form of groceries and restaurants.
This is a fun place where you can spend time with the family and taste some good food when you visit Boston.
Of course there are many more things to do in Boston, but these two will give you a great overview of what this city is all about.