Rhode Island is famous for its largest coastline area and is also popularly known as an oceanic state. Though it is the smallest state of America but can prove out to be a perfect tourist destination for beach lovers.
This place is also famous for its scenic beauty and the whole state is divided into three regions the most popular one being the Newport County. Newport has beautiful seaside and is known in the world for its magnificent royal mansions and gardens.
For anyone who is looking for some peace, and enjoys scenic beauty and history, must plan a trip to Newport. One can reach Newport either by taking a flight or can drive by a car or can also reach via a ferry. Travel information for this place is easily available.
Newport has good number of museums that provide an opportunity to look into the past. Art lovers can explore the different architectural designs of different eras.
Newport was inhabited by the rich from early seventeenth to 20th century and thus has good number of huge mansions, popular one’s being the Marble house and Rosecliff. These mansions are open to the public and there are daily tours too, which on the payment of small amount can help you in having a glance at the famous places of the city.
For museum lovers there is naval war college museum, the national museum of American illustration and the museum of yachting. Newport has a rich culture and keeps organizing festivals and events through- out the year.
One can easily spot people on the beach who are either busy in surfing or are flying kites or are simply enjoying the sun. One can also see forts and majestic lighthouses built during the colonial era in Newport. There are good numbers of gardens here.
Newport is also famous for its three vineyards which are open to the tourist. There are beautiful farms where people can either walk or can drive through on their bicycles.
For food lovers there are plenty of fine dining and waterfront dining options. If you desire to have a grand wedding and are looking for a royal setting, numerous alternatives are available in Newport.