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Seaside Park: Everything You Need to Know

sunset at seaside park in bridgeport ct

Like many Connecticut cities, Bridgeport was once one of the wealthiest and most influential in America.   And today, you’ll still see vestiges of that past.   And whether Bridgeport, Connecticut is down on its luck or not, Seaside Park…

Mongers Market: Everything You Need to Know

mongers market in bridgeport, ct

Recession, boomtime, or otherwise, thrifting is always trendy. And Connecticut is a fantastic place to be both trendy and thrifty. Maybe it’s the desperation to do something after a cold winter, or maybe it’s that Connecticut flea markets are lovely…

Saint Mary’s by the Sea: Top 15 Most Unique Spots

walkway along saint mary's by the sea, towards black rock harbor

Bridgeport, Connecticut suffers from a reputation problem. Older relatives have always spoken less than favorably about Park City.   But without fail, one neighborhood of which they always spoke highly is Saint Mary’s by the Sea.   A unique area…

Beardsley Zoo: Go wild & Meet Your Favorite Animals

red panda at the beardsley zoo in bridgeport ct

One of Connecticut’s top attractions, the Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport, CT, is the only zoo in the entire state.   And it’s perfect for the whole family.   Situated on 52 beautiful acres in Beardsley Park, visitors can spend an…

Pequonnock River Trail: Everything You Need to Know

american flag over the pequonnock river trail in trumbull, connecticut

Long one of the most industrialized states in America, Connecticut still has a lot of active railroads.   And considering how busy most still are, it’s difficult to appreciate that any could fall out of use to the point of…

Things to Do in Bridgeport CT: Top 20 Most Unique Spots

lighthouse on long island sound, one of the many unique things to do in bridgeport, ct

Like some other Connecticut cities (Hartford, CT, comes to mind), Bridgeport, Connecticut’s heyday was in the late 19th Century.   Back then, Bridgeport was one of the most influential cities in America. Politicians were sure to stop here to promote…