Tag Archives: Rhode Island

Travel guides for Rhode Island including things to do, day trips, where to stay, what to eat, festivals, holidays and packing lists!

25 Best Things to Do in Newport, RI: Ocean Views, Mansions & More

Rough Point Mansion in Newport, RI.

The charming seaside town of Newport, Rhode Island features a unique blend of old-world beauty and amazing attractions.  With its scenic coastal views, quaint cobblestone streets, and rich history, Newport has something to offer everyone.  Whether you’re a history buff, a nature lover, or just looking for a relaxing weekend getaway, this guide will explore […]

Rhode Island in the Spring: 26 Exciting Activities & Places to Visit

Cliffwalk in Newport, RI with views of the ocean.

Spring is a truly magical time to visit Rhode Island.  The state transforms into a vibrant oasis of colorful flowers, lush greenery, and mild temperatures that make it the perfect destination for all types of travelers.  Whether you’re looking for a relaxing getaway or an action-packed trip, Rhode Island in the spring has something to […]

All the Best Things to Do in Spring in New England

Daffodils against a blue sky

New England in the spring can include anything from late-season skiing to maple tapping to flower-filled gardens. This changing season starts to bring about longer days and summer vibes, but those who love snow-covered slopes can eke out their final days for the season. It’s a season when northern New England differs greatly from the […]

32 Romantic Things to Do in Providence, RI

WaterFire in Providence Rhode Island

Are you looking for a lovely and memorable experience that beats the traditional dinner-and-a-movie date night?  Providence, Rhode Island might be the perfect place for you!  With its centuries-old cobblestone streets filled with unique boutiques and cuisine and the breathtaking waterfront views, it’s no wonder couples flock here year round.  Whether your idea of an […]

28 Romantic Things to Do in Newport, RI

Hazards Beach, Ocean Drive mansion, Newport, RI

Are you looking for some unforgettable experiences to have with your special someone while in picturesque Newport, RI? From savoring delicious seafood dishes at waterfront restaurants to exploring dramatic cliffside mansion grounds, there’s no shortage of lovely activities waiting for you in this New England paradise. Whether you’re celebrating an anniversary or treating your partner […]

22 Festive Ways to Celebrate Christmas in Newport, RI

Red Christmas candles in The Breakers mansion in Newport Rhode Island

Christmas in Newport Rhode Island is a special time of year. While this might be a popular summer resort area, the holiday season is a sparkling gem that you won’t want to miss! Enjoy all the coastal festivities, from boat parades and buoy decorations to jaw-dropping lights and decor at the famous Newport Mansions. You […]

22 Things to Do in New England in Winter: Seasonal Sports, Festive Fun, & Unique Events

Nubble Lighthouse in Maine lit up with festive lights for the holiday season

New England in the winter means getting outdoors for snow-covered fun and then cozying up inside to take the chill off. It’s also the festive season and New England does the holidays right! Holiday shopping is a favorite pastime, as is a Christmas stroll or big light displays. If you love the festive season, you […]

Rhode Island in Winter: Holiday Events, Cross-Country Skiing, Ice Hockey & More

Castle Hill Lighthouse in Newport Rhode Island in the winter

Visit Rhode Island in the winter for everything from festive holiday events to ice hockey, skiing trails, ice skating, and tons of indoor fun, too! This tiny New England state boasts plenty of opportunities for visitors and locals alike, so add Rhode Island to your winter getaways list and see for yourself! If you’re looking […]

Hocus Pocus Filming Locations – Movie 1 AND 2!

White building on Ocean Drive in Salem Hocus Pocus filming location

Sistaaaahs! Come with me on a virtual tour of the best Hocus Pocus filming locations but watch out for the Sanderson Sisters. Fly with us as we discover where Max, Dani and Allison live, what building hosts the best party in town, and which cemetery played the backdrop for the bullying scene during our tour […]

16 Fabulous Fall Day Trips From Boston for Foliage, History & Fun

Aerial view of pretty Pepperrell Cove on the Piscataqua River at Portsmouth Harbor in the fall as the leaves are changing

These fall day trips from Boston show off all the beautiful foliage and interesting history New England has to offer. Base yourself in Beantown to enjoy an autumn vacation, with day trips from the city being easy and interesting! Follow the coastline to enjoy fall colors along the Atlantic shore. Or head west or north […]