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13 Fun Winter Destinations

Although many associate the winter season with endless shoveling of snow and frigid temperatures, winter is also a great time of the year to participate in fun & festive winter themed recreational activities. Instead of thinking of snow as a burden, take advantage of the opportunity to try out a new sport (snowshoeing, cross country […]

8 Great Summer Beach Destinations

A great beach vacation entails much more than sunny skies and gorgeous beaches. Sure, beautiful beaches with smooth sand and crisp water are wonderful, but what really makes a great beach vacation are those destinations that offer more outside the beach. The following 8 destinations all offer beautiful beaches, in addition to many recreational, cultural, […]

3 Days in Newport, Rhode Island

Newport is one of my favorite places, not only in Rhode Island, but all of New England. This charming coastal town has a little bit of everything: gorgeous waterfront views, a beautiful harbor, one of the most scenic walking paths in the state, great restaurants and shopping, and stunning architecture. On a trip to Newport, […]

A Cloudy Spring Day on 3 of Rhode Island’s Gorgeous Beaches

Rhode Island is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in New England. Although spring isn’t the ideal time to visit due to the cold winds and chilly temperatures, the season does bring  a few benefits, namely gorgeous photography opportunities, no parking fees, and no crowds! This weekend, Mike and I visited 3 beautiful […]

Ten Mile Drive Newport: Ocean & Mansion Views

Ten Mile Drive is a historical journey through 10 miles of extravagant mansions and gorgeous waterfront scenery in Newport, Rhode Island. I have to say I was a bit disappointed in this ride. After taking a walk along Newport’s beautiful CliffWalk, my expectations for the drive were much higher. Unfortunately, there weren’t many ocean views (just the […]

The Best Breakfast Spot in Newport: Corner Cafe

Corner Cafe is a breakfast & lunch restaurant located in the historic area of Newport, Rhode Island. It has been rated one of the top 3 restaurants in Newport by Trip Advisor. There was a 30 minute wait to get into the restaurant, however, the wait was well worth it! Food was great (I had […]

Jamestown Island, Rhode Island: The Search for Sea Glass

I took a trip out to Jamestown Rhode Island this weekend to look for sea glass. Jamestown is located on Conanicut Island about a ten minute drive from Newport. The island is connected by bridge and you have to pay a small toll to pass ($2). The views going over the bridge are magnificent! Jamestown […]

Newport Rhode Island St. Patrick’s Day Parade

2013 Newport, RI St. Patrick’s Day Parade Bag Pipers Pirates The Newport Rhode Island St. Pat’s Day Parade was much more festive and entertaining than the Worcester area parade. Newport is also located along the coast which is a bonus. The parade wasn’t too far away from the famous Newport Mansions. It seems that more […]