Sir Edward's Folly
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... just about come to the end of our little New England tour and have travelled through 6 states...at the moment we are in Newport, Rhode Island...home to some pretty rich folk and some serious boats!
The weather has been great, blue skies and sunny days so we have been blessed. Back to Boston tomorrow for a week then On to New York...
... joined us soon after, and we discovered that Larry was Secretary of the North East Grand Banks Owners Association, and newish members of NYYC. We spent a pleasant hour chatting about life, boating, Newport, and the club.
There was no catering for lunch and dinner at the club on Mondays and Tuesdays, so we found a French providore in town, and assembled a fine array of tucker. Back to the club, I arranged a few Adirondack chairs on the lawn overlooking the harbour, and borrowed a ...
Day 48. Rhode Island When we picked up our car the man behind the counter asked where were going - to see the Autumn fall - why, there are trees outside - exactly, can we go home now. Hum. We went to Plymouth, saw the Mayflower and the Plymouth Rock. Then onto Newport and the Burbankrose Guest House. The guest house is a very old, like very old, the stairs are so steep, ...
... how the sun does that! It's also funny how thirsty for a refreshing drink you become when you are surrounded by so much water! So with the thought and sound of a fizzy can popping open they turned on their heels and retraced their steps back into town.
As they wandered around town trying to find a bar with a view, they happened to stumble across some very cool albeit ...
... I took the 9:30 bus to Providence, dropped my bags at the Hampton
Inn, and stopped at Matthewson Street Methodist Church.
I explored downtown Providence for much of the afternoon. An
"Independence Trail" around the central area is marked with a green line
and has markers where you can call a number for information about the
sites. Unfortunately, it didn't work with my cell phone.
Other places to stay in Narragansett
85 Ocean Road, Narragansett | Hotelfrom $102
307 Great Island Road, Narragansett | 2 star hotelfrom $107
1 Beach Street, Narragansett | Hotelfrom $43
- Don't Bother!
- Worst place ever!
- They Know They have a Monopoly
113 Ocean Road, Narragansett | Hotelfrom $133