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The Newport Tower is a round stone tower located in Newport, Rhode Island. No one knows who built the 28-foot tower and no one knows why. But nearly everyone knows the legends: Its eight pillars and fieldstone cylinder are the work of far-roaming Vikings, or Chinese explorers, or Portuguese noblemen, or Knights Templar from medieval Scotland.

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Newport Cliffwalk. World famous as a public access walk that combines the natural beauty of the Newport shore line with the architectural history of Newport's gilded age. Wildflowers, birds, geology ... all add to this delightful Walk. Newport, RI

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Updated May, 2014. Consider 100 things to do with kids in Rhode Island Kidoinfo’s Bucket List, filled with things to do with your children before they grow up! Fun, food, culture, and history—all unique to our area: these are things we believe every young Rhode Islander should see and do.

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12 Restaurants You Have To Visit In Rhode Island Before You Die

The White Horse Tavern in Newport is the oldest tavern in continuous operation in the entire country.

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Newport RI Bellevue Ave Mansions----very fun day activity---make sure you do NOT miss the breakers mansion, and I personally think the marble mansion was the 2nd best. there's lots to choose from and all beautiful, but nothing comes close to the breakers. amazing history also.

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Block Island, RI. Lighthouses, bicycling the whole island, a beach filled with starfish. Ferry ride on rough seas, mrgh.

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