Bellissimo Grande Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... coast industrialists who were able to enjoy the season whilst having the easy proximity to Boston or NYC should an emergency arise.
The walk took us about 1.5 hours and was very pleasant. The centre piece was "The Breakers", completed in 1895 for a cost of $12 million. Cornelius Vanderbilt was the commissioner of the build for that unimaginable pile of cash.
We headed into Newport downtown for lunch and our last bite of New England lobster. Walking ...
... succumbed to a bronchial disorder within hours of their birth. It made me keen to explore New London to see if there was any trove of meaning beyond of what I'd normally dismiss as a curious coincidence.
As it turned out, none. Mind you, it's not like we had time to dust for finger-prints. We were gone the next day, up the 95 heading for lunch in the sweet town of Providence. Over a swell alfresco Italian meal we reflected on the former whaling town of New London, ...
Got off the boat, got our land legs back, wandered the Old Mystic Village and home for a good old fashioned camp dinner for me (weiners and sausage) and soup for Chris. Chris found a lovely polish polka radio station and was reliving his youth singing the moja noga boli oberek (my leg hurts polka). He wanted to dance but I didn't think the camper could take that.
There was a casino not too far down the road so ...
... we did stop to go in for a bite of lunch. Heading back to the truck after a nice lunch in a local Irish pub I realized I hadn't changed my shoes and still donning my water shoes. And after all that primping!!!!
Found another casino so decided to try our luck once more. We invested a total of $60.00 but only spent 30 minutes. Woo Hoo! Between yesterday ...
We drove from Plymouth, Mass. through Rhode Island and into Connecticut today.
The rains started about 5 miles before we reached the Rhode Island border and didn't quit until we were well into Connecticut. We stopped for the night at a State Park not knowing that dogs are not allowed in ANY state parks in Ct. Unbelievable.
We did find some pretty places in the park, but we certainly didn't hang out for ...