Tired of the same old tourist traps? Whether you're a visitor or a local looking for something different, let Rhode Island Off the Beaten Path show you the Ocean State you never knew existed. Give your eyes a feast at one of the state's best-kept secrets, the Culinary Archives and Museum in Providence; take in a ball game and soak up the old-time atmosphere at charming Cardines Field in Newport; or stroll through Charlestown's Fantastic Umbrella Factory shops, a funky collection of 1960s-style boutiques. So if you've "been there, done that" one too many times, get off the main road and venture Off the Beaten Path.
About the Author
Robert Patrick Curley enjoys finding new and interesting places to explore in the Ocean State. He is a full-time writer and editor.
Read an Excerpt
Go back in time at Warwick's Clouds Hill Victorian House Museumstuffed with all the ephemera of everyday life in 1877, as well as wonderfully ornate period furnishings.Page 38.
Table of Contents
Providence and Vicinity 1
Kent County and Western Rhode Island 33
Northern Rhode Island 54
The East Bay 78
Newport County 124
South County-North Kingstown and Inland 153
South County-The Ocean Shore and Block Island 174