Burlington, Massachusetts is an iconic American city, featuring rich history as one of the first Colonial cities in the U.S. Located in the northwestern Lexington neighborhood of Burlington is Abbott Park--a small recreational area featuring lush gardens and beautiful views of downtown Burlington. Steps away from Butterfield Pond, you can feed ducks or ride swan boats across the pond. The city is steeped in history, as many of the original homesteads from the mid-1600's are still standing, giving a unique view into the past. And, you'll be able to explore the historic city while taking advantage of deals offered in Burlington hotels, and create an unforgettable vacation for the entire family.
Hiking the Hills and Soaring the Skies
With a number of hotels near Abbott Park, it's easier than ever to find fun ans educational activities that will give you a unique look into American culture. On the outskirts of Burlington is the Burlington Landlocked Forest, which features abundant wildlife, vernal pools, and over 12 miles of hiking trails that allow you to experience the serenity of these woods firsthand. After taking a walk through nature, return to one of the cheap hotels near Abbott Park. At Flight Experience Boston, you'll be able to sit in one of the flight simulators used to train pilots and take yourself across the skies of the U.S. With flights ranging from a half hour to two hours, you'll be able to tailor-make your experience in the simulator before taking the time to tour the museum and see the evolution of American flight. It's sure to be an experience that will have everyone talking long after your vacation! Though the exciting Boston attractions may be a little further away from the hotels close to Abbott Park, you'll still be able to have a fantastic vacation!
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