SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – AARP released a list of top ten greatest small cities to retire, and guess what? Springfield made the list! AARP says Springfield is a small city that will make you feel young again.
The article talks about the city’s restaurant scene, and all the museums to get a slice of history. One woman says Springfield is great for grandparents because there’s so much for the kids.
“People with grandchildren, taking their kids down to the zoo, a lot of park trips, going to feed the ducks and everything like that,” said Karin Kefalis.
Kefalis says Springfield is a small city with a big city feel.
AARP calls it the “Heart of the Pioneer Valley”, and goes on to talk about all the fun outdoor activities across the region.