The Newport Folk Festival runs July 28-30, and has been around since 1959 and is super popular for its great music, and with that popularity comes a lot of traffic. But there are ways around it, including getting there by water, which makes sense in that Newport is the City By the Sea.
“Bond. James Bond.” If you’re a guy, admit it, you’ve said that in those moments of feeling rakish and British and so damn cool.
Sometimes you don’t have to travel far to feel a world away. That would include Mirbeau Inn & Spa at The Pinehills in the woods of Plymouth, Mass., about an hour away from downtown Providence.
Not so long ago, almost nobody but students lived in downtown Providence; now, Downcity is full of luxury apartments, and plans are on the boards for even more student housing to be built as part of the I-195 corridor redevelopment project. That’s a long way of saying that there are a lot more downtown residents…