About Atlanta and Boston
Atlanta is everything from the "capital of the new South" and "the next international city" to "the best place to do business". It is the capital and the most populous city in the US state of Georgia and the cultural and economic center of the metropolitan area of Atlanta. Atlanta is considered an "alpha" or "cosmopolitan city" and is in 36th place in the world cities and 8th in the country with a gross domestic product of $ 270 billion.
Boston is the capital and largest city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the largest city in New England and the 24th largest city in the United States. The city is also the economic and cultural anchor of a considerably larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, the tenth largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Boston is one of the oldest cities in the United States and is considered a world leader in innovation. The city has one of the highest costs of living in the United States, although it is still high on the world liveability ranking.
Both the cosmopolitans of Atlanta and Boston have so many tourist points that almost everyone can find something to enjoy. The top-rated attractions in Atlanta include Georgia Aquarium, Fox Theater, Atlanta Botanical Garden, Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, Center for Civil and Human Rights, Piedmont Park, Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta History Center, High Museum of Art, Turner Field, College Football Hall of Fame, Swan House, Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta, Jimmy Carter Library & Museum, Centennial Olympic Park, Zoo Atlanta, Philips Arena, Georgia Dome and Margaret Mitchell House.
While in Boston, Fenway Park, Museum of Fine Arts, Freedom Trail, Boston Public Garden, North End, Boston Public Library, John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, New England Holocaust Memorial, Boston Common, Arnold Arboretum, Old North Church, Beacon Hill, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Waterfront, Newbury Street, Museum of Science, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, USS Constitution Museum and The Boston Pops.
While for gourmets, Aviva by Camel, Capital Grille, Bone & # 39; s Restaurant, Canoe, Fandangles and South City Kitchen Midtown in Atlanta and Italian Express Pizzeria, Sam LaGrassa & # 39; s, Ostra, Mistral, Mamma Maria and James Hook & Company some of the obligatory stops are to cherish the tastiest meals.
Best time to visit
The best time to visit Atlanta is between the end of May and August, when you can enjoy the abundant concerts and outdoor activities taking place in the city. Flights to Atlanta are available all year round. The best time to visit Boston is between June and November. Trifling autumn weather makes touring on the feet a joyful one. And although the summer brings along masses of tourists and expensive hotel rates, the outdoor cafes, baseball games and outdoor concerts make it worth a trip. Flights to Boston can be found throughout the year.
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (IATA: ATL) is the most important airport since 1998, the busiest airport in the world for passenger traffic, based on the number of landings and take-offs.
Logan International Airport (IATA: BOS) is the main airport that serves Boston, is the largest airport in New England and the 18th busiest airport in the United States.