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The best hotel bars around the world, according to Forbes Travel Guide

See where Weekapaug Inn's Garden Room ranks on Forbes' list of "Best Hotel Bars Around the World".

The Weirdest Roadside Attraction in Every State - Thrillist

Read what Thrillist considers the "Weirdest Roadside Attraction" in RI. Hint, hint, it's in South County...

Top 30 Hotels in New England: Readers' Choice Awards 2019

See where The Break Hotel in South County ranked on Conde Nast Traveler's list of the Top 30 Hotels in New England.

Exeter Is Allegedly One Of Rhode Island’s Most Haunted Small Towns

Read why Exeter in South County Rhode Island is considered one of the most haunted towns in the state.

The 16 Best U.S. Beach Towns for a Perfect Weekend Getaway - Elle Decor

Read to see where Narragansett ranked in this Elle Decor article.

5 Of The Most Scenic Leaf-Peeping Road Trips In New England

Read the Forbes article on why South County, RI is one of the "5 Most Scenic Leaf-Peeping Road Trips in New England."

Coastal Refuge in Westerly

Read the article by visiting French-Canadian travel journalist Lise Giguere on South County's coastal escape. Just click on the document link below.

Coastal Refuge in Westerly

Read the article in the Quebec Journal by visiting French-Canadian travel journalist Lise Giguere on South County as a coastal escape. Just click on the document link below.

Family festival in October aims to highlight Burlingame State Park - Westerly Sun

Read the Westerly Sun article about the upcoming family festival at Burlingame State Park.

South County Staycations So Rhode Island Magazine

Read the article by Bob Curley in SO Rhode Island Magazine on South County Staycations .

6 Under-the-Radar Beach Towns that Aren't Touristy

Read about how South County's Narragansett Beach is a great under-the-radar beach town to visit.

The Charming Rhode Island Village You Should Visit This Summer

Read what Vogue has to say about South County, RI.

A Hidden Gem of Rhode Island - The New York Times

Read the New York Times article on why South County is a better choice for a summer vacation over Cape Cod or the Hamptons.

South County Tourism Council Wins Silver in the 2018 NATJA Awards

Charlestown, R.I. – The North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA) announced that South County Tourism Council (SCTC) won Silver (2nd place) and an honorable mention in the 2018 Annual

Five RI Restaurants Earn AAA Four Diamond Awards

Ocean House's new restaurant COAST received a AAA Four Diamond Award recently, one of only 5 restaurants in the state to be awarded and the only one in South County. Read the article.

Business Round-up: SK native seeks to revitalize site as Tavern on Main

The business round-up column mentions that South County Tourism Council won the silver in the annual NATJA awards competition for Destination Video. Read the article.

Ocean House #1 in Best Rhode Island Hotels

Ocean House in South County, RI was just named the #1 Hotel in Rhode Island by U.S. News & World Report. Read the article.

Forbes Travel Guide Unveils Its 2018 Star Award Winners

Ocean House in South County, RI once again received a triple 5 star rating from Forbes. Read the article.

Blink And You'll Miss These 12 Teeny Tiny Towns In Rhode Island

7 out of the 12 of these teeny tiny towns in Rhode Island that you shouldn't miss visiting are located in South County. Find out which ones.