Hopkinton is in Massachusetts. It is the starting place of the Boston Marathon.
- Hopkinton State Park, ☎ +1 508 435-4303. Route 85. Bicycling, non-motorized boating, hiking, horseback riding, picnicking, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and swimming on 1450 acres. Group area that includes a pavilion, playing field, restrooms, picnic tables, and a large grill is available by reservation during the summer.
- Caffe Italiano, 28 Main Street, ☎ +1 508-497-0730. A very small, full service restaurant, very elegant for the area. It is pricier than the local competition, but definitely a big step up.