Rhode Island: Spotlight on Bowen’s Wharf, Newport

For years, historic Newport, Rhode Island, was known as the vacation hotspot for New England’s upper crust. The region’s elite families would flock to their extravagant “cottages” on the East Coast — palatial mansions decked out in near-gaudy finery. Now, Newport still attracts a fair bit of wealth, but the average traveler can have an […]