Boston is the capital and largest city of Massachusetts. It was founded in 1630 and is the oldest city in the United States. Boston played a key role in the American war for independence. The main historical attractions are linked by Hiking trail "the freedom Trail" with a length of 2.5 miles. One of the points on this path – Faneuil Hall, where were gathered the freedom fighters of the country. Now here is a popular market. The population of Boston is about 680 thousand people.