Spend a Day at Foxwoods Resort Casino

The Big Night Entertainment Group (BNEG) invited us out to Foxwoods Resort casino to experience what they have to offer at Foxwoods. There is so much to do and you can make a “day trip” out of it or spend a long weekend at Foxwoods. We started our tour at the Mexican themed Scorpion Bar with Read More

Upcoming Connecticut Audubon “ECO Travel” Day Trips and Tours

Nature lovers, bird lovers, animals lovers, photography enthusiasts and travelers take note. Did you know that the Connecticut Audubon offers day trips and longer-term trips on a regular basis? We just learned about their wonderful tours and trips this year. What we learned about the Connecticut Audubon “ECO Travel” Day Trips and Tours: For over Read More

Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum Witches and Tombstones Tours

Get Up Close and Creepy at the Wethersfield Witch Trials, Ancient Burying Grounds and a 19th-Century Wake at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum. It is a little-known fact that the witchcraft cases of Wethersfield, Connecticut, preceded those in Salem, Massachusetts, by 30 years. Indeed, the confession of witchcraft by Wethersfield resident Mary Johnson in 1648 was the first Read More

Go on an Adventure with the Connecticut Audubon This Fall

The Connecticut Audubon Society is going on a Fall Adventure and wants you to come along. Fall is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy nature, hiking, and explore our great state. Check out some of the CT Aububon Adventures that await you. Register at: www.ctaudubon.org/ecotravel-day-trips Or Call: 800-996-8747 Fall Hiking in the Berkshires: Read More

Craft Beer Brewery Tours in Connecticut

Over the years, the US culture about beer has been changing. More and more people are starting to judge craft beers, critique it’s quality, learn about the variety and diversity of styles, and learning to pair with it food, much like wine. As with wine, when pairing beer with food, they need to compliment and Read More

Charge Your Devices using Solar Power with the Xolar3000 by Brackton

This Summer, live your life to the fullest, get out and enjoy the weather, the beach, and bring along some things that make your vacation more convenient. Bring the camera, the tablet and the smartphone along with you without worrying if they are going to last the whole day through. The Xolar3000 by Brackton is Read More

Photographs from Buttonwoods Sunflower Festival

We visited the Buttonwoods Sunflower Festival on the last day of the event. The weather was great and the flowers were still plentiful. The place was packed with people. We also ate some of their fabulous ice cream. I was so looking forward to their sunflower ice cream but it sold out the day before. Read More

Norwalk Seaport Association Friday Night Sunset Cruise and Cuisine

Looking for a relaxing and pleasant way to spent a picturesque summer Friday evening, then you should consider a Surf and Turf Experience on “Maritime Cruise and Cuisine”out of Norwalk, Connecticut. The Norwalk Seaport Association, Mama’s Boy restaurant and the Norwalk Parking Authority have partnered together to offer this experience every Friday night in July Read More

Day Tripping to Long Island’s Lavender Farm

Long Island has so much to offer and a fabulous day trip is just a ferry ride away. Long Island starts at Orient Point and the drive can take you all of the way to New York City if you have the time. Spending the day on Long Island means scenic drives past wineries and Read More

Our Day Trip to Haddam on the Connecticut River with RiverQuest Cruises

If you are looking for day trip ideas, why not consider spending the day in Haddam, Connecticut and spend some time cruising on the Connecticut River on a Riverquest cruise. We spent a day on the Connecticut River with Riverquest, courtesy of our friends from Connecticut Audubon Society, and had a great time. We met Read More