One city that seemingly blends the past and present together as one is Boston, Massachusetts. Travelers looking for a destination that includes a colonial background alongside modern wonders may want to consider this east coast destination for their next trip.
All it takes is a Frisbee or a baseball to idle hours away in Boston Commons. According to Fodor’s this lush green sprawl in the middle of the city hosts an array of outdoor activities for those looking for a nice spot to relax and have some fun in the sun. It’s also home to the Frog Pond, an outdoor skating rink, in the winter.
Boston is contains an array of musical venues that host popular performances, but for a more intimate and wallet-friendly experience, tourists may want to check out the schedule of shows at Berklee College of Music, reports The Boston Globe. Many talented students and visiting artists will showcase their skills in various genres including jazz, pop, rock or blues.
The Concord Museum has some alternative ways of teaching history. For example, an actor portraying Abraham Lincoln shares stories from Civil War times. Children and families may enjoy this quirky attraction to gain knowledge while having fun.