See Mexican Gray Wolves at Beardsley Zoo

Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport, is home to two Mexican gray wolves, and two Red wolves, all extremely rare and on the Endangered Species list. The two Mexican gray wolves at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo are sisters, born in 2007 at the California Wolf Center in Julian, Calif. Both species at one time were completely extinct in Read More

Spend the Day with the Wealthiest Families in the Country

Put on your walking shoes and prepare to be awed! A day trip to Newport, Rhode Island can be packed with sights and history with a visit to several of the magnificent mansions that once were summer “cottages” to the wealthiest families in the country. One can include any of the mansions for a day Read More

The Newport Flower Show Comes to Rosecliff Mansion this June

Each year, the Newport Flower Show is held at the Rosecliff Mansion in Newport, Rhode Island. It is held at the end of June and is a “must see” event. If you have never attended the Newport Flower Show let me tell you a few things about it. The 2017 Newport Flower Show, themed Fête Read More

Discover Fairy Gardens at Roger Williams Botanical Center

Discover the Fairy Gardens at Roger Williams Botanical Center in Providence, Rhode Island. Imagine 12,000 square feet of indoor gardens, exploding with lush foliage and spectacular colors. Now imagine your surprise when you discover a wee house or garden tucked amongst the hundreds of plant varieties growing in four greenhouses. The month of April is your Read More

Kid’s Week Kick’s Off at Foxwoods Resort Casino April 10th

Looking for something to do with the kids while they are on spring break. Then, check out KID’S WEEK at Foxwoods Resort and Casino, where there will be activities for families and kids of all ages. Kid’s week at Foxwoods Resort Casino spans two different weeks, starting Monday, April 10th to Wednesday, April 12, and Read More

Get to Know Hampshire County Massachusetts

The Hampshire County Regional Tourism Council (HCRTC) invited us up to the Hampshire County area of Massachusetts to visit some of the different attractions and we wanted to share our experience so you can “get to know Hampshire County.” HCRTC is a destination marketing partnership of the Amherst Area, Greater Easthampton, and Greater Northampton Chambers Read More

The Annual Spring Bulb Show at Smith College Botanic Garden

Smith College in Northampton, MA is presenting their annual Spring Bulb Show now through March 19th. The Spring Bulb show is a tradition that has been going on for over a century. Several thousand bulbs are persuaded to simultaneous bloom, normally they bloom at different times of the year, to give the feel and look of Read More

Tour Beneath The Breakers in Newport, Rhode Island

Beneath the Breakers offers guests a never-before-seen look into the working side of the Vanderbilt family’s summer home and what it took to bring a great house like The Breakers to life. The unveiling of the tour follows an 18-month, $1.2 million project to preserve and restore the historic underground boiler room of The Breakers, located under the Read More

Ice Skating Rinks in Southeastern Connecticut

If you’re looking to bring the family ice skating this winter, here is a list of ice skating locations to check out in Connecticut and just over the border in Rhode Island. Enjoy a fun skating day at a great indoor or outdoor ice skating rink. Dayton Arena at Connecticut College 270 Mohegan Ave. New Read More

A Holiday Day Trip in Newport, Rhode Island

The holidays are here and that means it’s time to take a trip to Newport to see the Mansions and do a little shopping. The Mansions at Newport are welcoming visitors for Christmas at the Newport Mansions through January. Create holiday memories and enjoy music, tours, gingerbread mansions, shopping and visits from Santa Claus at three of America’s most Read More