Planning a visit to Boston? There is so much to do and see especially if you are a person who enjoys arts and culture. Being one of the oldest cities in the United States, it boasts museums, theatres and festivals to wet everyone appetite.
With it’s warm, humid and wet summers to it’s cold, windy and white winters, Boston offers a variety of arts, culture, innovation and nightlife that will have you on the go this holiday.
Being an education hub, universities and colleges are scattered within the city limits and surrounding areas, making it a young and professional crowd of people who wander the streets and frequent the clubs and bars at night.
Boston is the capital of Massachusetts and was founded on the 17 September 1630, although excavation sites in the area show that the area was inhabited from around 5000BC.
Boston offers one of the best public transport systems with the use of the underground subway, you can get anywhere at any time. There is no need to hire a rental car, as there are subways stations available throughout the city. Private taxi is another firm favorite in Boston, driving yourself can be frustrating if you don’t know the area, so hiring a private taxi to get you where you want to go is an easy alternative to the normal public transport choices.
Boston also offers a large range of boutique shops if you enjoy shopping, outstanding restaurants if you want to enjoy some exquisite cuisine and clubs and bars to keep you partying until the early hours.
If it is culture you seek look no further. Boston is home to the Boston Public Library, Massachusetts State House and the Boston City Hall. Don’t forget to include the Museum of Fine Arts to your list of places to see while visiting this bustling city.Arts can be enjoyed at the Boston Opera House where you can see the Boston Symphony Orchestra or the Boston Ballet, while the Boston Arts Festival is held once a year.
Vesting Boston with your family? Why don’t you spend the day at the New England Aquarium, a delight to visit for everyone no matter their age?
Great holiday accommodation deals are on offer throughout the year, whether you are looking for a hotel near the Quincy Market or you want to stay close the airport and convention center, there is something for everyone.
The Harborside Inn of Boston is located near the Quincy Market. Close to Long Wharf and the New England Aquarium, this hotel is a good choice for families wanting to visit the surrounding areas.
Westin Boston Waterfront is located near the airport and the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. It offers four restaurants, twenty four hour room service, an indoor pool and a health club.
If it is sophistication and style you are after this holiday, stay at the four star Back Bay Hotel situated close to John Hancock Tower, Boston Common, USS Constitution Museum and Fenway Park. This hotel offers you two restaurants, twenty four hour room service, a coffee shop and valet parking. It also boasts a fitness facility and a business center.
Whether travelling for business or with the whole family, there is a hotel available to meet your requirements. They all offer wireless internet in the public areas and are all easily accessible via public transport.
So if you are looking for a holiday destination, where you can soak up arts and culture in a diverse area, then look no further than Boston with its shopping, culture, arts and nightlife all within easy travelling distance of each other.