The Must-Visit Festivals in CT this Year Near our B&B

Festivals in CT, photo of the Bascule Bridge in Mystic CT

Our charming small town in New England is as lively as it is filled with fun things to do! There also happens to be a long list of annual festivals in CT worth planning to check out this year. From garlic festivals, food-focused events, and farmers markets to summer concert series, Irish parades, and festive […]

The Best Things to do in Stonington, CT This Winter

Things to do in Stonington

With the new year on the horizon, now is a great time to start planning a getaway this winter, and with so many fantastic things to do in Stonington, CT, a trip to this cozy town in New England should be your next destination. From historic lighthouses and nature areas to excellent shopping and dining […]

Argia Mystic Cruises are Perfect for Summer in Mystic, CT

Photo of a young couple about to board the Argia Mystic Cruises in Connecticut

During the Summer, there’s nothing more quintessential New England than sailing with Argia Mystic Cruises. The first sailing departs each year on May 1st, and it’s a magical experience with the wind in your hair on the calm waters outside Mystic, CT. You’ll take in the maritime scenes along the coast from the 81-foot Schooner […]

Make Plans to Visit Mystic Seaport Museum This Year

10 BEST Reasons to Visit the Mystic Seaport Museum, photo of a ship docked outside the museum

The Mystic Seaport Museum has been a presence in the downtown area since the late 1920s, and it’s a favorite destination of visitors and locals alike on the Mystic River. It’s set on 19 acres along the waterfront and marina with more than 60 historic and meticulously restored buildings and four sailing vessels, all registered […]

The Ultimate List of Things to do in Mystic, CT in 2023

The best things to do in Mystic, CT. Two people enjoying the Mystic River via kayak with buildings in the background

For those of us already planning our first vacations of the new year, there are so many fun things to do in Mystic, CT! If you haven’t been to New England or our charming seaport town, 2023 is the time. From sailing on the calm waters of the Long Island Sound and kayaking on the […]

The 10 Best Things to do in New England this Winter

things to do in New England

When you start exploring all of the best things to do in New England, you’ll be rushing to book your airfare or plan your road trip ASAP. Winter in Connecticut is such a beautiful time of year—while, on average, we experience some chilly days and snowfall in January and February, it’s not rare to have […]

The Perfect Place for Weekend Trips from NYC

Weekend trips from NYC

Start planning your weekend trips from NYC in the new year and head to our Mystic Bed and Breakfast for a break from the city and everyday life. Every once in a while, it’s good practice to plan an escape from the day-to-day, be that work, school, or family. And the Connecticut countryside is one […]

Have Some Fun at Foxwoods Casino Near Mystic CT

Foxwoods Casino

While we’re all about quiet walks in the woods, strolling along the New England coast, and romantic dinners overlooking the Long Island Sound, sometimes you feel like the glitz and glamour of a casino! And the Foxwoods Casino, only ten minutes from our Mystic Bed and Breakfast, has it all. In fact, the large complex […]

Visit the Mystic Museum of Art Near our Bed and Breakfast

Mystic Museum of Art

The charming Mystic Museum of Art is nestled on the Mystic Riverfront with a beautiful view of our seafaring town. It’s a lovely addition to any trip into the downtown area. They offer an ever-changing selection of exhibits, a permanent collection deeply rooted in the artistic history of our area, and even drop-in art classes […]

Make Sure to Visit Clyde’s Cider Mill Near Mystic This Fall

Clyde's Cider Mill

Fall is all about apple cider (the drink or in donut form), wine tasting, and pumpkin spice and at B. F. Clyde’s Cider Mill you can find it all. Since 1881, Clyde’s Cider Mill has been bottling and selling hard ciders, apple wine, jams, jellies, and other fall related goods. In fact, the mill is […]

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