Explore Newport! Once the summer playground of America's wealthiest families, Newport remains a popular vacation destination especially during the summer months. The famous mansions, each more opulent than the last, offer detailed tours and give a fascinating glimpse into Gilded Age extravagance. While the town rightly emphasizes its history with a variety of museums and tours, Newport also has a vibrant, contemporary side, made manifest in quirky shops and great restaurants.
For more information:
Discover Newport (official site of Newport, RI): http://www.discovernewport.org/
Attractions in Newport from TripAdvisor:. http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attractions-g60978-Activities-Newport_Rhode_Island.html