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Top Ten Off the Beaten Path Summer Activities on Cape Cod

by Kathryn Blanco / May 20, 2012 / 0 comments

Top Ten Off the Beaten Path Summer Activities on Cape Cod


1.    Take a sail on a whale watch.

Washington, D.C.’s Grand Dame of Hotels: The Grand Mayflower

by Kathryn Blanco / May 04, 2012 / 0 comments

Stew Leonard’s – a Unique Shopping Experience

by Kathryn Blanco / Apr 23, 2012 / 0 comments

Dancing bananas, friendly Twinkies, and dogs on banjos - just a typical eight am to ten pm shopping day at the “Disneyland of supermarkets,” also known as Stew Leonard’s. What started out as a home dairy delivery service soon grew to include a fleet of milk trucks bearing the slogan “You moo and we’ll honk,” progressed to a small outdoor market, and, a few years later, finally became the super market well known in New England today.

The Lighthouse at Sheffield Island, Connecticut

by Kathryn Blanco / Apr 12, 2012 / 1 comments

For a refreshing, informative, and inexpensive day trip on the south shore of Connecticut the whole family will enjoy, Sheffield Island is a great destination to consider.  A small, historic, island in Norwalk, CT, Sheffield Island is home to the 142-year old Sheffield Island Light. After a fairly brief ferry trip over the Long Island Soun

Postcard from SeaWorld

by Kathryn Blanco / Apr 04, 2012 / 0 comments