Brew-Inn, Part IV: Favorite microbreweries, distilleries and wineries in Connecticut

Beer tasting at Outer Light Beer company in CT

Photo credit: Outer Light Brewing Company

We’ve been taking the ultimate beer tour of New England in the DINE blog, which has expanded beyond craft brews to include distilleries and wineries too.  This is quite the “spirited” tour and it … Read more

Brew-Inn, Part III: Favorite Microbreweries, Distilleries and Wineries in Maine

This is the third in our Brew-Inn series, where we highlight favorite microbrewery picks from the 12 Distinctive Inns of New England (DINE) innkeepers.  However, as we continue to travel throughout DINE country, we discover not only favorite microbreweries but … Read more

 Drink wine, improve your memory

The morale of the story? Red wine and champagne can be very good for you! Whether you enjoy a glass while planning your DINE getaway or during your stay at any of the 11 Distinctive Inns of New England, research shows that a glass of wine or a little bubbly can be good for your memory, heart and circulation. The innkeepers at Distinctive Inns of New England concur adding it’s good for the vacation too!

Wine and DINE Mom this Mother’s Day

She’s there for the kids; she’s there for you 365 days a year.  Without Mom, your life simply wouldn’t be complete.  Whether she’s the grandmother to your kids, the mother-in-law to you or the love of your life to your … Read more

Newport Rhode Island Getaways: Weekend Packages Feature Newport Mansions, Wine Tours, Luxury Newport Bed And Breakfasts

Newport Rhode Island Lodging - Newport Weekend Getaways New England Weekend Packages Newport Rhode Island bed and breakfast Cliffside Inn rolls out some new weekend packages and Newport weekend getaways packed with luxury value travel deals and ideas, priced to get the winter weary out and going.

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Newport RI Weekend Packages: Wine Tour Grand Wine Tasting Winter Weekend Getaway

Newport Rhode Island Bed And Breakfast Getaway - Newport Wine Tour Tasting - Newport RI Weekend Packages The Cliffside Inn debuts a new series of Winter Weekend Getaways on January 24th, with a grand wine tasting from New England winery stand out Greenvale Vineyards from Newport, Rhode Island. Owner Nancy Parker Wilson will lead the complimentary guest-only … Read more