Founded in 1659, Norwich is often referred to as "The Rose of New England." The city is already planning its Semiseptcentennial (350th anniversary) which is set for 2009. Visitors to this coastal town will find themselves surrounded by water, as the town is located on three rivers: the Yantic, the Shetucket, and the Thames. Norwich makes its claim to infamy as the birthplace of Revolutionary War traitor Benedict Arnold. A visit to Norwich is a great destination for those looking to immerse themselves in a quaint New England town.
Whatever your interests, a Norwich vacation home rental is a terrific choice for your coastal New England vacation. Baseball fans will want to catch a game played by the Connecticut Defenders. This AA baseball team is a farm team for the San Francisco Giants. Dog lovers will want to grab the pooch and head for a stroll in Estelle Cohn Memorial Dog Park. The Slater Memorial Museum is a perfect stop for patrons of the arts, the unique architecture of the building makes the museum itself a work of art. For the botanist, the Norwich Rose Garden features over 120 varieties of the beautiful flower. The town is also home to a multiuse ice rink and the Norwich Golf Course, great choices for those who want to stretch their legs. Start browsing Norwich vacation home rentals now to find a coastal vacation that will have something for everyone.
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