Boston played a crucial role in the birth of the American nation. The city’s rich history and bountiful historic landmarks exist alongside bold skyscrapers indicative of its modern commercial success. This waterfront, also known as America’s Working City and America’s College town is easy to explore by foot. It’s the site of the first major battle of the Revolutionary War in 1775. The official stadium of the MLS New England Revolution is also the site of the hottest concerts, from rock and pop to country.