My kids come face-to-face with history in Boston. Photo by Janna Graber

From AAA EnCompass Magazine. Reprinted on Go World Travel Magazine

Secret night meetings, underground railroads and painful battles that tore a young nation apart. For my kids, these stories were once relegated to the pages of history books. It can be hard to comprehend such tales when you live far from where the history took place.

Then we visited two different, but important American cities—Boston, Mass., and Charleston, S.C.—and America’s history took on new meaning.

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