Boston is one of the most iconic cities in the United States. It is the capital and heart of Massachusetts. Boston is recognised to be the oldest city in the United States and so, as a result is steeped in rich history and culture. As you walk down its many cobblestone streets you will find many historical sites. Boston is famous for being a key area during the events of the American Revolution. On a port visit to Boston, you can expect to see remnants dedicated in honour of this period of time. It is deemed to be a cultural melting pot, with people coming from all over the world to visit and live there. The city attracts on average 20 million visitors annually! Boston is a city that takes pride in its American culture. For example American sports such as Baseball and Basketball thrive in this city. Fenway Park is the iconic stadium of the renowned Boston Red Sox Baseball team. The city of Boston has been dubbed the “Athens of America” because of its long standing appreciation and dedication to arts and architecture. For art fanatics, a visit to the Museum of Fine Arts comes highly recommended. The distinguished Harvard University is also located in the city of Boston.
Princess Cruises offer regular sailings from New York that stopover at Rhode Island, Bar Harbour, with Boston included as a destination along the journey. The cruise ship will set sail to various Canadian cities before finally coming to a close in Québec, Canada.