2019 International Visitors

SHOPPING: Solomon Pond Mall is about a 20 minute drive from Boxborough.  The address is listed just in case any of you have forgotten anything is located at:  601 Donald Lynch Blvd., Marlborough, Massachusetts.

RENTAL CARS: are comparatively cheap in the USA (they drive on the right side of the road) and it is normal for all cars to be automatic. Boston Logan Airport has rental car agencies – Avis, Alamo, National, Budget, and Enterprise.  All major airlines fly into Boston Logan Airport.

The hotel offers free internet.   Don’t forget that the US has 110 volts and different plugs for electrical appliances. So bring your adapter.

A plug

CELL PHONES: Most other countries in the world use GSM technology, and most American carriers do not. However T-Mobile is a GSM carrier, and so if you can roam you can use this network.

BRINGING A DOG: CDC.gov website has the requirements for bringing in dogs from other countries: https://www.cdc.gov/importation/bringing-an-animal-into-the-united-states/dogs.html

INTERNATIONAL HEALTH CERTIFICATES:
International Health Certificates can be obtained at the following vet hospitals:

Great Road Vet Hospital – 272 Great Road, Acton, MA 01720
(978)263-0553
Acton is about 11 minutes away from Boxborough.  This Vet Hospital does require a $100 deposit prior to the appointment that is non-refundable and then gives the pet owner the balance during the appt.
Middlesex Veterinary Center – 31 Stevens Street, Littleton, MA 01640
(978)952-8500
Littleton is about 10 minutes away from Boxborough.  This hospital charges $215 for an International Health Certificate.

If you have any questions about anything related to being a foreign visitor please feel free to contact our trial chairman, Kay Robert