It’s getting towards the end of the year and you know what that means… time to plan all your adventures for next year!
If you’re looking for places to check out, then look no further than Beantown. You have to visit Boston this next year. It’s got everything you could want in a destination and more.
But what are the reasons you have to push this bucket-list city up to next year on your list?
With all its history, beauty, and amazing places to visit, see below for 7 reasons why you should make traveling to Boston a top priority.
1. Faneuil Fall Marketplace
Who doesn’t love taking in some shops and amazing sight-seeing in one fell swoop while they travel?
Thanks to the infamous Faneuil Fall Marketplace, you can do just that. This marketplace offers amazing shops, some of the finest food you’ll ever eat, and pubs that would make Ireland jealous.
This location is a must-see while you visit the lovely Boston, Massachusetts.
2. Fenway Park
No baseball fan’s bucket list is complete without visiting this historic ballpark.
Come watch a Red Sox game with the Boston-faithful and take in the majestic views that it offers. You’ll get goosebumps the moment you sit down in your seat.
Not to mention, there’s plenty of awesome places to check out in the surrounding streets before and after the game.
If your traveling includes finding food staples at the destinations you visit, then Boston chowder has to make your list.
There’s no better place to have chowder than at America’s seafood city, caught with fresh game straight out of the Atlantic Ocean.
If you thought you enjoyed chowder before visiting Boston, you’re going to love it by the time you leave!
4. Horse-Drawn Carriage
Granted, horse-drawn carriages are fun no matter the city you take them in. But there’s something majestic about doing one in Boston.
You’ll be strolling down the cobblestone streets of Boston just as New Englander’s did back with Boston was first on its rise.
Take in all the beautifully-timeless architecture as you pass it by.
5. A Skyline Unlike Any Other
Few other cities boast the combination of old and modern architecture the way Boston does.
Taking in the skyline of Boston shows you how far America has come. From old brick buildings to new, thriving skyscrapers, Boston has it all, and you’ll never see another view quite like it.
6. Museums Galore!
There is literally a museum in Boston for any personality. This city contains over 60 museums (some much bigger than others) for you to explore.
Be sure to check out this list of free things to do near me for more cost-effective things to see in Boston.
You’ll never have a more veritable pick of museums than Boston, so if that’s your thing, then book your trip right now!
Last but not least, you have to visit one of the first cities to kickstart the freedom you now enjoy as an American.
Things such as the Boston Tea Party and the Boston Massacre happened on the streets of Boston. Visiting Boston will make you more proud to be an American than ever before.
You’ll Want to Visit Boston More Than Once
Now that you’ve seen all there is to do when you visit Boston, you’ve probably realized you’ll want to check it out more than once. That way you can take in everything on your time and see the city the way you want to.
Be sure to check out our other travel articles for more great destination ideas!