b'RegionSpend Less Time in the CarNew Haven GreenFull Send Productions/Market New HavenBeing in the car was the best part of myNew Haven Museum and the Yale Peabody vacation, said no one ever. We couldnt agreeMuseum of Natural History offer two very more. Within the fifteen towns in Greater Newdifferent perspectives on history. There are several Haven, you can choose to have a beach vacation,shopping districts in the city, including the Chapel a city getaway, a rural retreat, or any combinationStreet Historic District. Here you can find many thereof without squandering tons of time gettingone-of-a-kind shops showcasing local products. As from one place to another.for food, you have over 130 restaurants within 10 minutes of the Green. Cuisine from around the world Shoreline abounds, including Italian, Japanese, French, Latino, Our shoreline offers beautiful beaches includingand so much more. When night falls, you can two beachfront state parks, Silver Sands Beachchoose between concerts, theater and cocktails. State Park in Milford and Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison. West Haven boasts aRural1.5 mile boardwalk along its sandy shores whileIf you are looking for an outdoor destination Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven featureswithout getting sandy feet, head inland where the both a carousel and a lighthouse. There are aofferings change with the seasons. Hamdens number of great restaurants that offer water viewsSleeping Giant State Park (re-opening in Spring including Stowes Seafood, Shell & Bones and2019) offers a 1.5 mile trail to the mountaintop with the Guilford Mooring. Just off the coastline, youviews to Long Island Sound. Hubbard Park, in can also enjoy It Adventure Ropes Course,Meriden, hosts an annual daffodil festival and an the Shore Line Trolley Museum and Stonyelaborate holiday light display. In summer, head to Creek Brewery. Augur Farm in North Branford for a sunflower feast for the eyes. Summer is also a great time to check City out the dinners on the farm throughout the region. The New Haven Green is the epicenterThe rolling hills of Wallingford are home to two of downtown and the perfect spot to start yourbucolic wineries, Gouveia and Paradise Hills, city experience. Many cultural and entertainmentwhere you can enjoy the view with a relaxing glass venues, restaurants and retail stores are justof wine all year long. around the corner of this very walkable city. The 7'