Awesome Times to Knock Your Red Sox off, See Boston on a Private Tour
There are awesome times ahead that will knock your red soks off when you take a private tour of Boston.
Boston is the largest city in Massachusetts and its capital. It was founded in 1630 which makes it one of the oldest city in all of the United States. It maybe Massachusetts largest city but it is very compact and for a tourist this is a great help especially when you want to see as much of the city as you can on sightseeing tours.
Some of the most beautiful and gorgeous neighborhoods found here are Beacon Hill, Back Bay, The North End, Fenway and The Waterfront. Every neighborhood in Boston has its own personality and fascinating attractions and well worth a visit if you get an opportunity.
Boston is recognized for having a key role in the American Revolution and it is of course the home of the ‘Boston Tea Party’ and the Freedom Trail which was devised to link important local landmarks.
Top 10 Things to Do in Boston
On a Sightseeing Tour Visit Fenway Park or Do the Freedom Trail on a Walking Tour
Sport and entertainment is very important to the Bostonians. Fenway Park is the home to the Boston Red Sox, the city’s major league Baseball franchise and oldest ballpark in the MLB.
The New England Patriots are based in Boston’s Gillette Stadium and have won the Super Bowl 5 times with the most recent win in 2017.
For nighttime entertainment other than sport, there are many great mouth watering restaurants and bars. There is a great atmosphere in Boston at night especially during the summer when many students from lots of different countries, with the majority being Irish, coming to work here. The craic is ninety!
Travel Tips for Boston
Massachusetts is an all year round place to visit because even if the weather is brutal during the months of winter, there are plenty of great indoor attractions to visit and be entertained. Weather wise it is recommended to go April to June and September to October as it is not as hot and humid as July and August. These months are ideal for sightseeing tours and going to the beach without the crowds.
Massachusetts, in general, is on par with the majority of states in the U.S for prices. There are some areas like Martha’s Vineyard and possibly Nantucket that are slightly more expensive. On average a nights, B&B cost from $80 to $150 depending on rating. A meal in a fine restaurant is $20-$30 but for fast food and pizza $5-$8. Take the subway where possible as it is $2.25 a trip or day pass $12 and you can go on as many round trips as you want.
Do as much research on the area you are travelling to and pre-book any private tours you want to take. Be aware of the weather for the time you are travelling and pack appropriately. Keep all personal documents somewhere safe like the hotel safe and never carry around a lot of cash at the one time. Pickpockets are everywhere in the world and Massachusetts is no exception. Be careful when out at night and never walk alone in dark streets.
During the summer you can expect it to be very hot and humid, with July tending to be the hottest month of the year. It snows during the months of December to March and sometimes to extremes. Rain is not just in the winter or mid seasons, it can happen any day but not torrential rain. Spring and Fall are the best months with weather good enough to still go to beaches and have lots of fun do activities outdoors.