A Day Trip to Newport

Despite being a town known for its outrageous amounts of wealth, Newport is a place that offers visitors plenty of opportunities to experience that affluence without losing their own. I went to Newport without spending a penny. Sites like the Newport Harbor, the Cliff Walk and Ocean Avenue let people take in the glorious splendor of…

Life in a Resort Town

  Now that Memorial Day weekend has come and gone, summer is officially here. If you live on the East Coast, you may find yourself traveling to some summer hot spots such as Martha’s Vineyard, Newport or Atlantic City. While staying there for a week or two in the summer may be fun, living in these…

Turn It Up! A Round-Up of 2014’s Summer Music Festivals

Music festivals have been around since our parents’ time – think Woodstock and Bob Dylan at the Isle of Wight, both in 1969, or U2 and Queen at Live Aid in 1985. As children, maybe we’d go to small fests with our parents to hear family-friendly music and eat some food. Now that we’re growing…