Elm Tree Inn
Travel Blogs from Pawcatuck
... were a few remnants of Australia's Americas Cup win in 1983, which was pleasing, including an Australian milk bar, replete with hot pies and all.
Otherwise Newport was quaint in the way of all New England towns and was similar to villages in the UK of the same vintage (Newport is celebrating its 375th birthday this year!).
So the breakdown of New England;
1. Best state - Maine
2. Best city - Boston
3. Ideal holiday destination - Cape Cod
... to disconnect from the human condition, well, that is really none of my business. He was a good and decent man who selflessly gave up a significant portion of his own private life to hold the hands of strangers, world wide, and tell them, "It's ok. It's all right." I have for him nothing but my thanks and abundant gratitude.
It occurred to me that one of Robin Williams movies "Good Will Hunting" was filmed on location, largely in the greater Boston area. There is a ...
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 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 ...
... gal going to PT school) and SeaBass (a young guy who sailed boats in the carribbean). The girls then did a bit of shopping while the guys went back to the hotel. In the evening, we decided to hit the Brick Alley restaurant but it was so full, we did not want to wait in case we missed the sunset. So we went back to the Vanderbilt Grace hotel and went up on the roof. They had great view of the harbor and the sunset. We ate tapas ...