Tag: Connecticut

Health & Fitness

Backpacking for a Happy Heart and Healthy Mind

October 20, 2018. Ashley Richardson

For a healthy and inexpensive staycation, consider a backpacking trip to one of these nearby destinations.


Boost Your Energy Efficiency

October 19, 2018. Cassandra Raposo

Increasing a home’s energy efficiency benefits both the environment and a homeowner’s wallet. That’s why the folks at Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven, in Connecticut, make the homes…

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The Artist’s View: Traveling the Merritt Parkway 10/17-1/6/19

August 14, 2018. AAA Staff

Curated by Gail Ingis, “The Artist’s View: Traveling the Merritt Parkway” will feature new paintings by Cynthia Mullins, inspired by her road trips along the historic thoroughfare. Connecticut artist Cynthia…

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Archaeology Behind-The-Scenes Tour With the Curator

September 04, 2018. AAA Staff

Walk through the grounds of the Whitfield House and learn about the former locations of different buildings and see artifacts that will be shown to the public for the very…

Road Trips

Fall Escapes to Suit Your Travel Style

October 03, 2018. Donna Heiderstadt

No matter who you want to get away with this fall – your family, your girlfriends, the guys, the love of your life – there’s a trip that combines the…

Food & Dining

Enjoy Signature Foods Across the Country

October 03, 2018. AAA Staff

States across the nation have signature foods. Here are just a few options for you to sample on your next getaway.

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Animal Rescue Program First Responder Training

August 06, 2018. AAA Staff

Learn how to identify Connecticut and Rhode Island’s marine mammal and sea turtle species, and about the federal regulations that protect these animals in one of Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue…

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Southwick Zoo’s BOGO Weekend

September 12, 2018. AAA Staff

If you’re from Rhode Island or Connecticut, visit Southwick’s Zoo on Sept. 15 or 16 and qualify for buy-one get-one admission. Rhode Island or Connecticut residents can purchase full price…

Casino Vacations

The World’s Top Casino Hubs    

September 13, 2018. Jill Schensul

Asia’s new and spectacular casino resorts are among the hottest spots this year, adding to the world of choices for casino travel.

Hotels & Resorts

Things to Do This Weekend at a New England Inn

September 03, 2018. Jill Fergus

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend in New England, look no further than a luxury inn to treat yourself to a relaxing getaway.