Connecticut Tourist World

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We spent an afternoon in Newport........we walked along the cliff walk. This is one of the administration buildings of the local college. Impressive.
We spent an afternoon in Newport........we walked along the cliff walk. This is one of the administration buildings of the local college. Impressive.
And this is The Breakers..........a Vanderbilt house.
And this is The Breakers..........a Vanderbilt house.
At the same time as building and living in this house summers, (they would live here maybe only 6-8 weeks in the summer) they were spending winters in
At the same time as building and living in this house summers, (they would live here maybe only 6-8 weeks in the summer) they were spending winters in
Along the Cliff Walk......such a great job..........wow, but it looks like all stones were cut on the edge to make them so flat.  Ah, but still impres
Along the Cliff Walk......such a great job..........wow, but it looks like all stones were cut on the edge to make them so flat. Ah, but still impres
Everywhere along the Cliff Walk were wild roses and rosehips.
Everywhere along the Cliff Walk were wild roses and rosehips.
One of the small beaches, notice not much sand here, fun sculptures.
One of the small beaches, notice not much sand here, fun sculptures.
They reminded me of times Jen and Peter have built rock sculptures in various beaches.
They reminded me of times Jen and Peter have built rock sculptures in various beaches.
No we didn't add to these.
No we didn't add to these.
We were going to on the way back, but we didn't return this way.
We were going to on the way back, but we didn't return this way.
We looked.
We looked.
And we enjoyed.
And we enjoyed.
Fun.
Fun.
There were various museum houses along the walk.....this is the Astor House.
There were various museum houses along the walk.....this is the Astor House.
Impressive houses.
Impressive houses.
Ah, here comes my yacht. Heheheheh.......right.
Ah, here comes my yacht. Heheheheh.......right.
It is a very rocky coastline.
It is a very rocky coastline.
Rocks are always interesting.....such a variety of colors and stripes. Can you believe I didn't even pick up any. Nope. Didn't.
Rocks are always interesting.....such a variety of colors and stripes. Can you believe I didn't even pick up any. Nope. Didn't.
Jen wasn't with us so Dick had to do the rock jimping.
Jen wasn't with us so Dick had to do the rock jimping.
Looks like he is stumped.
Looks like he is stumped.
No, he continues.
No, he continues.
Will he return wet?
Will he return wet?
Not sure if he is pointing or balancing.
Not sure if he is pointing or balancing.
Ta Da
Ta Da
From afar.
From afar.
And his neighbors.
And his neighbors.
Do these people even have any idea about the average person?
Do these people even have any idea about the average person?
Duke House at the very end of the Cliff Walk sitting on the point.
Duke House at the very end of the Cliff Walk sitting on the point.
The rocky point.
The rocky point.
Bright yellow lichen. Fun.
Bright yellow lichen. Fun.
Just another house.......this one for sale........like for ordinary folk.....right.
Just another house.......this one for sale........like for ordinary folk.....right.