This Lovely, Little Known Town Near Boston Is Positively Delightful

Boston is a bustling, vibrant city that’s full of historic charm and modern amenities, but sometimes it’s nice to get out of the city and visit a quiet, small town. Nahant is just 13 miles north of the city, near the town of Lynn.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you visited Nahant? What was your favorite activity here? Share your experiences in the comments below!

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