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Boston, USA

by Thursday, May 26, 2016

Boston, the capital city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, was founded in 1630 by Puritan colonists from England. It is New England’s largest city and is the unofficial economic and cultural centre of the entire region. During the late 1700s, Boston was the site of several major events during the American Revolution. The Boston Massacre, the Boston Tea Party, the Battle of Bunker Hill and the Siege of Boston are all part of its history. It is also home to the Kennedy clan and the very delicious Boston cream pie and clam chowder.

St Patricks Day

by Thursday, March 17, 2016

St Patrick’s Day has been historically associated with paying homage to St Patrick, one of Irelands patron saints who worked as a missionary. He fought to banish pagan worshippers. Now it’s a calendar event all over the world. The Irish love a good party and the 17th March is no exception. It’s often celebrated with parties ...