Everyone has a dream city – a place where there are so many opportunities and things to explore; and a place that is rich in history and natural beauty. And for anyone who has been in Boston can say that it’s a dream place and to be there is like a dream come true.
Boston is the capital and largest city of the state of Massachusetts. It is also one of the oldest and largest cities in the United States with an estimated population of 645,996 as of 2014. The area is also filled with lots of competitive schools and universities, making the city as the world leader in innovation. This is the very reason why a lot of students from all over the world come to the place to study. There are more than 100 schools and universities in Boston area, and some of the most notable are the Harvard University, Boston University, and Northeastern University. Living in Boston will give you an opportunity to access the best schools in the United States.
Aside from that, Boston offers many wonderful places and sights. If you live in the area, there’s no need for you to travel far, because the city has already so much to offer. By just walking along the area or taking a short ride, you can already relive its rich history, enjoy unique cuisine, explore arts galleries and museums, discover hidden islands, visit the famous restaurants and bars, and experience the fun of outdoors. Some of the best tourist attractions to visit here are the Freedom Trail, Boston Public Garden, Quincy Market, and Fenway Park. And if you’re a food lover, you can definitely enjoy the place because food is the main specialty of Boston. Wherever restaurant you go, you will truly experience the Boston’s best – from baked goods to seafood.
And in Boston, shopping is a breeze because anywhere you look, shops are everywhere. Whether you’re looking for vintage clothing for your wedding or weaving looms for kids (complete kit), you can find them in Boston. From restaurants, to bakeries, to cafes, to barber shops, Boston has it for you. No wonder why every year, the city attracts more than 20 million visitors from all over the world.
One of the best things about the place is it is filled with large number of medical and research facilities, so no worries if you or anyone in your family have a health problem. These facilities also employ the best staff in the world and contain state-of-the-art technologies. In addition, Boston also operates several transportation facilities that are handled very well, including airport, cruise ship terminal, and water shuttles. And finally, crime rate in Boston is very low.
Indeed, Boston is really a great place to live in. But even if you don’t have a plan to stay in the place for good, considering it in your vacation plan is still an excellent decision.