City Spotlight: Woonsocket

Woonsocket, RI is located in the northeastern part of the state and started as a farming community during the 1800s. It grew to be one of the largest textile manufacturing centers in the United States powered by the Blackstone River. It has a large French Canadian population and the city has museums, parks, restaurants, theaters, […]

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City Spotlight: Narragansett

When you are looking for a new city to visit and explore, Narragansett, Rhode Island is a great option to consider. The city of Narragansett is located in eastern Rhode Island along the Atlantic Ocean. While it has a year round population of around 15,000, it typically more than doubles due to the variety of […]

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Places to Stay in Jamestown, RI

Jamestown is so charming and tranquil, I recommend planning an overnight stay. You’re only 10 minutes (by car or ferry) from the hustle and bustle of Newport, and at the end of a long day, you can return to a quiet retreat. Here are some great lodging options in Jamestown:   East Bay Bed & Breakfast […]

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Places to Stay in Wickford, RI

You won’t find any hotels right in Wickford, but there are several within a 20-minute drive. These hotels are also a short drive from Providence, Newport or the South County beaches.   TownePlace Suites by Marriott This fairly new hotel is just 10 minutes north of Wickford on Route 1, across from a convenient shopping […]

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