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Discovering Providence: A 5-Day Itinerary

Providence, Rhode Island is a charming city with a rich history, beautiful architecture, and plenty of delicious food. Here is a 5-day itinerary to help you make the most of your visit:

Start your trip by exploring downtown Providence. Begin with a visit to the State House, the impressive marble-domed building that serves as the state's capital. Then, head over to Waterplace Park and stroll along the riverwalk to admire the picturesque views of the river and the historic bridges. Stop for lunch at the famous Providence Oyster Bar, where you can indulge in fresh seafood and delicious cocktails. In the afternoon, visit the RISD Museum to admire the impressive collection of art and design, including works by Monet, Van Gogh, and Degas.

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Local's Corner: Providence, RI Best Kept Secrets

Most Discovery Map franchise owners live and work in their map territories. The ones that do not spend significant time in those territories (think vacation home, seasonal visits). As a result, they’re experts in all things local.

We asked Amy Newman from Discovery Map of Providence about some of her favorite local spots. Read on for an informed local's perspective!

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Discovering Providence: A 3-Day Itinerary with the 2022/2023 Discovery Map

Providence, Rhode Island, may be a small city, but it's packed with character and charm. With a rich history, vibrant art scene, and delicious food, there's no shortage of things to do and see. And when it comes to exploring the city, there's no better way than by visiting the local businesses featured in the 2022/2023 Providence Discovery Map!

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The Almost Complete Guide to Providence

One of the oldest cities in the United States, Providence is steeped in history while exuding a young, happening vibe. Home of Brown University, a renowned Ivy League school, as well as many other institutions of higher learning, Providence, the third largest city in New England, is everything but stodgy.

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Discovery Map Travel Podcast Ep. 20: Providence, Rhode Island

On this episode we talk with Elise Swearingen from We talk to her about this capital city located in the smallest state in the USA. You can follow them here:

Twitter: @ProvidenceRI

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