The largest and best known and loved city in the beautiful New England region of the United States is Boston. The city is the capital of Massachusetts and is situated in the far east of the USA, by the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Boston has a long and important history and is one of the oldest cities in the USA, with countless attractions on offer to visitors who are staying in Boston holiday homes and apartments. This is an excellent holiday destination for families and couples who like to have lots to see and do while on holiday!
When you holiday in an apartment in Boston there are countless things you can do. Boston is a beautiful city with some great parks where you can enjoy walks, picnics, swimming, camping and fishing, such as at the Boston Harbor Islands State Park. The Freedom Trail is popular with visitors as it’s a self guided tour that takes you around historic parts of the city via a trail of red bricks and stops at sights such as the Old State House, and the site of the Boston Massacre. Other places to walk include the oldest public arboretum in North America, Arnold Arboretum, or visit the Boston Common and Public Gardens where you can ride on Swan Boats, and after a fun-filled day visit the famous Cheers bar just across the street from the park!
Talking of bars, Boston has a bustling nightlife with many lively bars and pubs, and with so many excellent restaurants in the city you probably won’t want to cook your own meals at your Boston holiday home!
Boston is well known for its many great museums though you may need to spend several weeks staying in an apartment in Boston to be able to visit them all! The Museum of Fine Arts if the city’s largest art museum, though there are numerous other art museums in Boston too. New England Aquarium is a popular attraction too and features one of the largest fish tanks in the world, or for nature of a different kind visit the Franklin Park Zoo.
Boston holiday rentals are also perfectly located to be able to enjoy some of the best of New England. Use your apartment in Boston as a base for exploring the beautiful New England coast.
Being a city there is plenty to see and do in Boston throughout the year so a visit to a holiday home in Boston can be enjoyed at any time of the year. Summers are warm to hot with average highs of around 28°C (82°F) in July and August. Spring is cool to mild, depending on the month, and of course autumn is a great time to visit if you ant to enjoy the famous ‘fall colours’. Winters can be quite cool and generally Boston experiences snow.
Apartments and holiday homes in Boston are easy to get to with the region’s main airport being situated in the city. Boston’s Logan International Airport serves world-wide scheduled airlines including British Airways, and Virgin Atlantic.