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Having Fun On Your Newport Vacations


There is this peculiar sense of tranquility that seems to embody all of Newport. Even non locals tend to find Newport much like home. And why wouldn’t they? Newport has so much to offer, and not just great sights, but also a baffling sensation of serenity. It’s a place where you can just wander off in your own thoughts; a place that you will soon start to love. There is not a single reason why for your vacations Newport should not be on your list. There is no point trying to search for pictures of Newport to judge if it deserves a visit. Honestly, no picture can do justice to the beauty that is Newport. Gorgeously decorated by sea, Newport is where every breath you take is refreshing. For vacations Newport is one of those important trips that truly belong on your bucket list.


Newport is a city that belongs to the state of Rhode Island, United States. Founded in 1639, Newport has been tagged as “America’s first resort”. It is not very surprising that Rhode Island is the smallest state in the United States. However though, in terms of population, it is Wyoming that is the smallest state in the United States. In terms of climate, Newport is generally cool and humid. The temperature is known to have gone as down as -31oC in 1942. Therefore, unless you are planning to visit somewhere around July, you are highly recommended to pack warm clothes for your vacations Newport offers.


If you want to go on a drive during your vacations Newport has a 10 mile drive, or what is now more commonly known as the Ocean Drive. The Ocean Drive is a reference to a drive on a road that is exactly ten miles long and is beautifully flanked by mansions and amazing views, including the most breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean. And of course if you are a big fan of history and admire classic works of the past, then you should absolutely visit the Newport Mansions that are known to be built by great architects of the 19th and 20th centuries. Much like the Ocean Drive is the Cliff Walk, except this time you get to walk rather than drive. The Cliff Walk is basically the back side of some of the Newport mansions, again, one with magnificent views and a total length of 3.5 miles. Then naturally there is the Newport Beach, crowded with happy faces that will put a smile on yours too.

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Newport promises to show you a sunset that you have never seen before, a sunset that is beautiful enough to have tears rolling down your cheeks. Newport is a city filled with mansions, each more stunning than the other. Every mansion was built with great elegance and brilliance. They are a gift to the people of Newport. Newport is the perfect spot for family. The water exquisitely covered by boats and the bridge marvelously suspended above the sea. During your vacations Newport is anything but boring. Newport does not come with false promises. There is no way you are going back home without falling in love with the place.

By Sidra Rana, published at 01/21/2012
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