Newport, RI Overview
Newport is located at 41°29′17″N 71°18′45″W. It is the largest city on Aquidneck Island in Narragansett Bay. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 11.4 square miles (29.5 km), of which 7.7 square miles (19.9 km) is land and 3.7 square miles (9.6 km), or 32.64%, is water.The Newport Bridge, the longest suspension bridge in New England, connects Newport to neighboring Conanicut Island across the East Passage of the Narragansett.
Newport is a seaside city on Aquidneck Island in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States. It is located 23 miles (37 km) south of Providence, and 61 miles (98 km) south of Boston. Known as a New England summer resort and for the famous Newport Mansions, it is the home of Salve Regina University and Naval Station Newport which houses the United States Naval War College, the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, and a major United States Navy training center. A major 18th-century port city, Newport now contains among the highest number of surviving colonial buildings of any city in the United States.The city is the county seat of Newport County. Newport was known for being the city of some of the “Summer White Houses” during the administrations of Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy. The population was 24,672 at the 2010 census.
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Top Videos for Cruise Destination Newport, RI–Created by BoostVacations.com Staff
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I Love Newport, Rhode Island -Travel Guide
From a stroll along the Cliff Walk to Green Animals, see the Gilded Age Mansions of the wealthy and more. Find out where to get the best "Chowda" in all of New England.
Bill Burr gives us a tour of Newport, Rhode Island - Summer 2012
Comedian Bill Burr gives us a walking tour of the illuminati resort town known as Newport, Rhode Island.
Ocean Drive Newport RI
The Ocean Drive begins at the end of Bellevue Drive and winds through some of the most picture perfect vistas of the Ocean along with some of the most stunning homes which overlook the coast line. Ocean Drive takes you over to Fort Adams State Park which gives you a different perspective of Newport.
Helicopter tour over Newport RI
Uploaded by polakpola on 2011-02-26.
Crossing the Claiborne-Pell and Verrazzano bridges ( Newport / Jamestown, RI ).
Crossing the Claiborne Pell bridge ( Newport, RI ) and the Jamestown Verrazzano bridge in Rhode Island. I have to cross both of these bridges to get off / on the island I live on.
Newport, Rhode Island RI - City by the Sea
This community video was produced for local real estate guru Lila Delmaa Real Estate on Newport, RI. These community videos were produced for local Real Estate Guru Lila Delman. They were created to showcase the beauty of the New England communities they serve.
Cliff Walk in Newport RI
While on vacation in New England the Cliff Walk was on our list of things to do. This is a nice walking trail that runs behind the Newport Mansions and along the coast. The trail is made for people of any age and shape to wander along and enjoy the views.
Best Newport RI Attractions
Check out this video to see the best Newport RI attractions. For more info check out http://www.newport-discovery-guide.com/newport-ri-attractions.html
Ocean Drive, Newport, RI
Scenic route on Ocean Drive, Newport, Rhode Island.
Sailing on The Heritage with 12 Meter Charters - Newport, RI
http://newenglandmultimedia.com -- New England Multimedia produced this promotional video for 12 Meter Charters, specializing in customized yacht charters, located in Newport, Rhode Island. HD Video footage recorded by New England Multimedia with a Sony EX-3 HDCAM. NOTE: This is true HD and may not play smoothly on some computers.