Day 3: Boston September 19th 2010 We decided to attempt to conquer Boston and its environs in a single day, something that took the colonials a hell of a lot longer to do. Boston's rich in history, and old cemeteries, and we got to experience a whole lot of it.
We began with downtown Boston. We began by driving to Boston Common and wandering around the park there. There were tons of plaques and statutes commemorating everyth ... read more
North America » United States » Massachusetts » Boston Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more