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10 Breathtakingly Beautiful Rhode Island Attractions

There are so many gorgeous places to explore and activities to enjoy in the “Ocean State” that it would be difficult to condense the many choices into a Top 10 list.  From gorgeous beaches to beautiful natural parks, Rhode Island is home to some of the most spectacular scenery in the US. Below is a […]

3 Days in Providence, Rhode Island

Providence, the largest city & capital of Rhode Island, is jam-packed with interesting things to do. Whether you are a history buff, foodie, nature enthusiast, or avid shopper, you are bound to have a fantastic time. 3 Days in Providence will give you enough time to explore many of the fantastic amenities of this fine […]

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 […]

Fantastic Italian Dining in Newport: Mamma Luisa Ristorante Italiano

Mamma Luisa Ristorante Italiano is a great choice for romantic fine dining in the Newport, Rhode Island area. The interior is decorated with a classy, home-style Italian elegance. The menu includes a variety of traditional Italian dishes, including vegetarian options, which was a big plus for me. The Ravioli di Zucca, which is a Butternut […]

A Cruise around Newport Harbor & Narragansett Bay

Newport, a city on Aquidneck Island in Newport County, Rhode Island is best known for its’ mansions, sailing, and spectacular scenery.  A boat cruise is one of the best ways to take in these sights along with the picturesque views of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. My trip with Gansett Cruises in Newport, Rhode Island […]

WaterFire Providence: The Summer’ Biggest Artistic Event

Waterfire is a popular artistic event held in Providence, Rhode Island during the summer months and early fall months. This event takes place in downtown Provdience at WaterPlace Park. Over 80 bonfires are lit on the river on an award winning sculpture created by artist Barnaby Evans. The event starts with people carrying torches down […]

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 […]

Ice skating in Providence, Rhode Island: Better than Boston’s Frog Pond

Skating at the Greater Kennedy Center in Providence Rhode Island always makes for a fun winter activity. I wanted to get in one more skate session before they close for the winter season. This is a decent sized rink (twice the size of Rockefeller Center in New York!). This Providence Ice Rink is one of […]

Mediterraneo Caffe – Providence, Rhode Island

Mediterraneo Caffe is an Italian restaurant in the Federal Hill area of Providence, Rhode Island. The restaurant is located on Atwells Avenue, which is home to numerous Italian restaurants. After being out in Providence shopping, we decided to stop in this restaurant since Providence is known for great Italian food. This restaurant features more of […]