Exploring Connecticut and Nearby States

Let me be your personal guide to the best-kept secrets of Connecticut and nearby states. I’ve lived in Southern New England all my life and enjoy the great outdoors. I spend most of my time in Connecticut but love to take day trips to surrounding areas every chance I get.

If you are looking for places to explore in and around New England and New York City, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll find my favorite spots at the top of this page followed by the most recent content. There are so many great spots you may not have known about!

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Fox Farm Brewery in Salem, CT

Fox Farm Brewery is a must-visit destination for beer enthusiasts in Connecticut. Located in the picturesque town…
Views of the Charles River from the Esplanade.

Charles River Esplanade

The Charles River Esplanade, a hidden gem nestled along the banks of Boston’s iconic river, is a…
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Ship at the Mystic Seaport.
MYSTIC, CONNECTICUT

a unique blend of history, culture and Natural Beauty…..

The seaside town of Mystic is the most popular tourist destination in Southeastern New England. Discover why this charming town draws visitors worldwide.

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