TripAdvisor Reviews Cooney Cottage Newport
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... them, entire fences surrounding a home made from stacks of flat rock, and weathered buildings beaten by decades of salt air all add to the ambiance. Some of the buildings in the area are 400 years old or more, and it staggers the mind to think of all the lives and changes that they have seen in that time.
Downtown Newport is a beautiful area to take a stroll - the businesses are themed ...
... through the convention center to the shopping center and to the food court there. We picked up lunch and ate. There was not much to see on this stop, just the convention center and the
After eating we went back to the coach, got on and continued onto Boston. On the way we did more speed dating. We arrived at the Ramada inn – unloaded, got our rooms and headed there. During the free time until ...
... island. All the shops are much more up market and the buildings are fresh and clean and all the public areas are neat and well maintained.
Our bus took us to the first of the Vanderbilt Mansions (or as they call them, cottages) Marble House, and then down the road to their second summer cottage, The Breakers. In both places our tours wee conducted via an individual audio tour, a style I really enjoy as you can go at your own pace. ...
The museum has a mix of art from all parts of world an eras
but with a strong focus on American art and impressionist paintings. Being
affiliated with a design school, the museum also displays much period furniture
and decorative arts. The rather limited space leads to a rather unique
presentation of art. Nowadays in most museum each painting is hung separately
for contemplation of the ...
The College Hill neighborhood on Providence’s east side is a
historic area that is also home to two of the city’s universities, Rhode Island
School of Design and Brown University. Although I immediately recognize Brown
as being one of the eight universities that make up the Ivy League, it somehow
seems to have a lower profile (at least in my ...