A general view of Boston photographed on November 9, 2010 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

I've never been to Boston. It's on my list though! I love the history. There's the food and beer. And of course, the accents.

To hear Bostonians talk is the real reason I want to drive 3 hours on Mass Turnpike. As someone who grew up in the Southwest, I find the Boston accent so intriguing. Naturally, the Dish Network commercials with "the Hoppa" are my favorite TV spots. I will stop fast-forwarding through ads and rewind to watch one.

Dish has created TalkBoston.com, to help newbies like me learn BOSTON as a second language. Here's a funny commercial promoting the site…