Be on the trail of the struggle for independence in
Massachusetts or discover the beauties of the Atlantic coast of
New England here.
The state of Massachusetts is located in the
northeastern United States and is part of New England. The name
comes from the Indian word for "at the big hill". Visitors to
the so-called The Bay State, which is only about half the size
of Switzerland, are particularly interesting because of the
varied landscapes and the many historic sites.
Especially the largest city in Massachusetts, Boston, played a
decisive role in the independence movement of the later United
States. This legacy can still be seen today in the metropolis. A
walk along the Freedom Trail with the main attractions of Boston
or a short detour to the Harvard University campus is
Outside of Boston, Massachusetts is particularly impressive
with its varied landscape. Walk in the hills of Berkshire County
or along the Atlantic coast. The Cape Cod Peninsula is worth a
visit here, where you will find long sandy beaches and
historical sights such as the Race Point Lighthouse.
Travel tips and best time to travel
Massachusetts is in the temperate climate zone with quite cold
and snowy winters. The optimal travel time is therefore the
The easiest way to get there is directly to Logan Airport in
Boston, which is also served by several German cities. It should
be noted that the time difference between the American east and
Germany is six hours.
List of all zip codes for the state of Massachusetts, MA. Sorted by
city. For each zip code listed, names of city and county are
provided. For specific information of each postal code, please
click the following links for Massachusetts zip codes.
COUNTRYAAH: How many airports are there in Massachusetts?
Here, you will find a full list of all airports in alphabetical order as
well as airport abbreviations for Massachusetts.
ABBREVIATIONFINDER: Find the most commonly used abbreviations about the
state of Massachusetts. We offer a comprehensive list of major cities, state
profile, common acronyms and map of