Anybody and Everybody, everywhere is talking about COVID-19 and its impact. Even Boston has been impacted and most of the public places, schools and colleges have been closed. The city is encouraging people to take precautions and wear masks. In all this gloom, lets talk about Boston and its pecilarities.
Boston, the capital of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the USA is one of the most populous cities in the state and 21st most populous city in the USA.
Boston is also known as the educational hub. With more than 20 institutes for higher learning, like Harvard, MIT, etc. in the Greater Boston area, Boston is known as the “world’s capital of learning”. Boston is ranked 5th in the world for innovation in 2017. It is one of the famous tourist destinations in the USA with over 19 million domestic and 1.7 people visiting the city annually.
It is one of the healthiest cities and among the top 10 fittest US cities, according to the American Fitness Index. With a strong local economy, family activities with a high quality of life, it is one of the best places to live in.
The city is famous for the cultural attractions including the art, music, and theatre. With the world-renowned institutions like Berklee college of Music. Apart from this, there are various organizations like Boston Center for Arts where you can witness the vibrant Boston’s art, music, and theatre scenes, then there is The Boston Symphony Orchestra. The Boston Marathon is also a top annual event.
The Emerald necklace surrounding the city, was planned and laid out by the architect Fredrick Law Olmsted in the 19th century.
The city has faced many challenges before also and won. With the cooperation of the general public and the support of doctors, the city will soon be free from this dangerous and deadly coronavirus and everything will be back to normal soon.
Boston Financial Advisory Group has been a part of Boston community from a decade and wishes them all the very best. Stay safe, stay healthy!