Wonderful Newport September 5th 2013 We love Newport and are treating ourselves to the luxury of a couple of nights at the little family-run West Wind Marina in the heart of town. Actually, you could describe every marina (except the one on Goat Island) as being in the heart of Newport. The marinas are strung along the entire several-mile length of the main waterfront.
The people who run this marina are both competent and friendly ... read more
North America » United States » Rhode Island » Newport Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
We are a retired couple living (mostly) in Connecticut. We enjoy sailing "Pavane", our 34-foot sloop, along the New England coast. When it snows here, we like to visit the Caribbean Islands (by air). And we visit Europe and Britain as often as we can manage it.... full info