From top-notch schools and hospitals to sandy beaches and beautiful autumn foliage, there’s plenty to love about Massachusetts.
In just over two hours, you can get from Boston’s history-rich streets to the serene hills of the Berkshires. There’s nothing better than a toasty, buttery lobster roll during the summer on the Cape or a scenic drive up the Mohawk Trail during the fall.
We’re among the safest states in the country and tied for highest minimum wage.
And let’s not forget about our sports teams, all of which have been in the playoffs in the last calendar year.
Here are some of our favorite things about living in the Bay State:
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