Massachusetts Vacations

One of the original thirteen States, Massachusetts is full of schoolbook worthy American sights. Plymouth Rock marks the place where English immigrants the Pilgrims landed hundreds of years ago, and you can trace the American Revolution and early Republic on Boston's Freedom Trail and in Lexington and Concord. Massachusetts has always been a ... Read more
notoriously progressive state, since Thoreau chronicled the pleasures of the simple life on Walden pond. In recent years "Mass" was the first to implement universal health care for its residents, a pioneering effort, as well as an early adopter in decriminalizing marijuana. Visitors will enjoy the green hills and arts centers in the Berkshires, the windy shores of Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard, the cosmopolitan streets of Boston, and, of course, the taste of "lobstah" and "chowdah," as pronounced in the distinctive local accent.
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Brimming with history, culture and nightlife, Massachusetts has plenty of things to do no matter what time of the year you visit. In autumn, see the changing foliage of Western Massachusetts, or come in the ... Read more
spring for a burst of color that heralds the end of winter. Summer in Massachusetts means festivals and outdoor concerts, and as it gets more humid in July and August, tourists and locals alike flock to the seashore and Cape Cod, especially on the weekends. Though winters are cold and snowy (intensified by frequent “nor’easters”), the state has much to offer, including skiing in the Berkshires, fewer crowds, holiday festivities and time to cozy up next to a fireplace.

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The San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA

Massachusetts is scenic and rich in history. There's plenty to see and do from the lively capital city of Boston to the beautiful coastal towns of Cape Cod. Plus, Western Massachusetts has beautiful waterfalls!

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Massachusetts is very diverse. Most people who travel to MA most likely visit Boston which is a great cultural and historical city.

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Phu Lang Thong, Bắc Giang, Vietnam

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Lynnwood, Washington

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