Category Archives: Travel

Day Trip to Newport

If you have a little time before or after the conference, consider planning a day trip to Newport, just 45 minutes by car to the south (frequent bus service is available, too). While the mansions from the Gilded Age are … Continue reading

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Parking Near the Biltmore

Thinking about driving to Providence? Here is some info on long-term parking near the Biltmore Hotel. Please confirm rates beforehand. Note that street parking is not permitted overnight at meters. The Park Downtown Providence Web site offers a helpful interactive … Continue reading

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Greetings all, In this second message in a series (originally sent to the VRA Listserv) about the 2013 VRA Annual Conference, “Capitalizing on Creativity,” Local Arrangements Chair Mark Pompelia and I will highlight some of your travel options, both regional … Continue reading

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JetBlue kicks off service at T.F. Green

JetBlue Airways Corp. will provide twice-daily nonstop service to Orlando International Airport and one daily flight to Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport beginning Thursday, Nov. 29. JetBlue kicks off service at T.F. Green JetBlue adds service to T.F. Green

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Travel Awards – extended deadline

Dear colleagues, This is to announce that the deadline for this year’s VRA travel awards has been extended until Monday December 3, 10am EST. We look forward to receiving applications from amongst the well-deserving VRA membership! Full details are once … Continue reading

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Boston’s Best Airport Bars

In case you have time to kill in either TF Green International Airport or Logan International, here’s a recent article from CBS Boston: Boston’s Best Airport Bars Cheers!

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