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Preparing your trip to Massachusetts: advices & hints - things to do and to obey

Boston Skyline 1. The quite pleasant weather is common to the state; in summer months temperatures are rarely higher than +25°C, and in winter heavy frosts are rare. However, the state is characterized by a fairly humid climate with a large amount of precipitation in winter and summer. Going for a long walk, don't forget to take an umbrella.
2. It is convenient to travel around metropolitan area of the state by public transport. Those who expect to move a lot and visit distant cities are recommended to rent a car, as it offers travelers an opportunity to move freely throughout the territory of Massachusetts.
3. Local roads are usually relatively free of traffic. The fact is that the state's population density is low, so jams on intercity roads are rare. Driving can be significantly hampered only on main roads of major cities.
4. Massachusetts, as well as in other states of the country, has strict laws regarding sales of alcoholic beverages and tobacco products. You can buy them only in specialty stores; these items are available only to adults.
5. However, tobacco is an important national symbol, so many travelers buy it as a memorable gift. In search for better tobacco and cigars it's worth to go to one of the specialty stores; there are such shops literally in all major cities. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
6. Those who hope to explore local natural attractions have to remember that nature is one of the most important statures for indigenous people. You can go for a walk through the nature reserve only being accompanied by a guide; a tent and roost could be set only in specially designated areas.
7. Massachusetts will surprise fans of gastronomic tourism. There are lots of famous restaurants and bars with honor awards. A significant portion of these dining places differs with quite affordable prices, so even budget travelers would enjoy visiting local diners.
Literally, the name of Massachusetts can be translated as ‘the large hill’ that fully reflects the inherent distinctiveness of the local landscape. There are 50 major cities and over … Open
8. In addition to English, some locals are fluent in Spanish and French. Indigenous people treat visitors quite friendly, so it is always possible to ask for help.
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What to visit being in Massachusetts - unique sights

Orpheum Theatre

From the series “Deserted places causing the feeling of chill”
In the US city of New Bedford, you can visit the abandoned Orpheum Theatre. Its opening took place in 1912. At that time, it was a true architectural masterpiece. Surviving fragments of the decoration of the old theater represent skilful stucco, elements of artistic painting, and fine reliefs. The theater has worked for 47 years. The last performance took place there in 1959. … Read further
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Travelling to Massachusetts - advices and tips. What should be provisioned in advance, the rules you might want to follow, and the things you better avoid doing in Massachusetts. We help you to make your trip smooth and easy, with no unexpected surprises.
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