There’s A Little Town Hidden In The Ohio Countryside And It’s The Perfect Place To Relax
If you’ve ever heard of Ohio’s urban legend of “Hell Town,” you should know it’s loosely based on a town that’s actually quite charming, historic and anything but spooky.
Boston Township in northeast Ohio is a quaint, rural village that’s seemingly in the middle of nowhere. Its history and rural setting are both well preserved because it sits in the middle of Ohio’s only national park—which makes it even more special and well worth a visit. It’s far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the popular Amish Country stops, so a visit here makes it seem like you’re a million miles away from everything. Take a look:
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April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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