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!

22 Festive Ways to Celebrate Christmas in Newport, RI

A gingerbread house inside of a kitchen of a mansion at Christmas time 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 […]

(Free) New England Fall Road Trip 1 Week Itinerary

Photo of Pond in Boston Common Garden surrounded by trees in fall colors

Planning the ultimate trip to New England in the fall? It’s the perfect chance to see the best of the East Coast fall foliage and check out some of the bigger cities and incredible mountain ranges. This New England fall road trip 1 week itinerary will take you from Boston to Portland to the White […]

24 Best Places to Visit in New England According to Locals

A coastal building says Lobsters and has colorful small buoys attached, seen near Bar Harbor Maine

There are so many beautiful, historic, fun, and fascinating places to visit in New England. From Maine to Connecticut, you can enjoy the wild Atlantic coastline and charming island communities, historic homes and vibrant cities, outdoor adventures and artistic enclaves. New England is a destination you do not want to skip! We’ll outline the best […]

Rhode Island in Fall: History, PYO & Foliage

Discover Rhode Island sign with fall trees.

The smallest US state packs a lot of fun activities during the spooky season! This guide reveals the best things to do in Rhode Island featuring hikes among nature, historic buildings, seasonal food, chilling tours, and where to see Rhode Island’s fall colors. Plus, pumpkin picking, apple farms, and hayrides for family-friendly Rhode Island Halloween […]

46 Lovely Things to Do in New England in Fall

Autumn color and the Swift River at Rocky Gorge, on the Kancamagus Highway in New Hampshire

Ready to finally visit New England in fall? Or maybe you’ve been here before and want to find some of the best places to see fall foliage in New England for your next trip? Either way, this guide is jam-packed with lots of fall ideas and adventures you can find like apple and pumpkin picking, […]

18 Things to Do in Providence Rhode Island: History, Art, Family-Friendly Fun & More

View of the skyline of Downtown Providence Rhode Island at sunset

Looking for the best things to do in Providence, Rhode Island? Don’t overlook this tiny state and its capital city, which boasts plenty of character. Providence is a great hub for exploring more of the Ocean State, as well as being an ideal getaway from Boston at any time of year. When planning a trip […]