The city of Boston is one of the oldest cities in the United States. Founded on a peninsula, the city is surrounded by water, which is the influence for much of the cities industries. This prime location is the reason why great deals of Bostonians participate in various water activities, such as boating and sailing; practically everyone owns a watercraft. Though surrounded by water, the city is just that, a city, filled to its core with concrete buildings and roadways; which doesn't give way to activities such as hunting and horseback riding. In a place where there is ...view middle of the document...
For instance, the Boston Wine Expo is the largest in the U.S.A., which has played part to the U.S.A. becoming the largest consumer of wine in the world. Because of cities rich history, it offers many cultural events to its inhabitants and visitors. There are numerous museums and cultural art centers for the people to enjoy. And it has been proven in studies that people who are exposed to cultural events tend to foreign travel more than those that do not. The vast participation in cultural events accounts for the number of Bostonians that travel abroad. This also may account for the less than impressive time spent consuming the Word of God. Usually, people who partake in the Arts are considered `thinkers', `philosophers'; and normally, those people are not the usual Bible readers.
This city is rich in heritage, and prides itself on being one of the most livable cities in America. Twenty-one diverse neighborhoods offer more than 600,000 residents the opportunity to taste, touch, and experience things from all over the world. This vibrant, thriving city is renowned for its cultural facilities, world-class educational institutions, champion sports franchises, as well as its place at the very forefront of American history.
Traci Davis CB 11am T/H 30 March 30, 2010