Boston, one of the oldest American cities, has preserved its rich historical heritage even though it is now a centre of scientific and commercial innovation. Ebookers is your source for discount domestic and international airline tickets, including great deals on flights to Boston.
Your flight to Boston will land at Boston Logan International Airport, which services many domestic flights as well as flights to Boston from all over the world. It is located 3 miles from downtown Boston, and it is used by over 25 airlines.
You can rent a car at one of the car rental desks in the airport, or you can take a taxi to central Boston for $25 to $45. The ride will take 15 to 25 minutes depending on traffic conditions and your exact destination. One public transportation option is the MBTA Subway Blue Line from nearby Airport Station, which you can reach by free shuttle bus from the airport. The fare is $2.50 and the trip takes 20 to 30 minutes. If you need to get to the university area near South Station, the free Silver Line bus is the best alternative. A ride takes about 20 to 30 minutes.
The warmest months in Boston are July and August, with average highs of about 28Â°C and average lows of about 16Â°C. In January, the coldest month, temperatures reach only 2Â°C and they can dip to minus 8Â°C. In April, highs reach 14Â°C and lows reach 3Â°C, with highs increasing to 20Â°C and lows to 8Â°C in May. There is something to do in Boston year-round, but bring an umbrella in the summer and snow boots in the winter as there is steady precipitation throughout the year. Peak season is from September to December when tourists come to view the autumn leaves, but May through August are also popular tourism months.
Boston is a history lover's dream come true. Begin with a walk through the Adams National Historical Park, where you can see the homes of four generations of the family that produced Presidents John Adams and John Quincy Adams. Experience the events that led to the birth of a nation by visiting the Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum, where you can enjoy a dramatized narrative of the famous Boston Tea Party rebellion against taxation. The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum stands as an interactive monument to the life of this beloved American President and native of Boston. The New England Wild Flower Society Garden in the Woods exhibits everything from the most prized and beautiful flowers and plants of the region to unwanted local invasive plants and weeds. There are countless other historical museums and monuments in Boston. You will also find avant-garde clubs and local restaurants where you can enjoy nightlife and dining as city residents do.
The cheapest time to fly to Boston is in the winter, as some tourists are put off by the snow and lack of sunshine. However, the beauty of the architecture of the city is only highlighted by the snow, and strolling down Boston's streets and alleys in the snow is a romantic and enjoyable experience.
There is so much to do in Boston, including shopping at local boutiques and major department stores. When you use ebookers to book your travel needs in advance, you save time and money. Ebookers offers discount flights to Boston, and you can use it to save on rental cars, hotel rooms and event tickets.
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