"Newburyport is Quaint in a Modern Sort of Way" Newburyport by TempNomad

Newburyport Travel Guide: 24 reviews and 58 photos

If you want cute ice cream shops, Newburyport has them...want to buy nautical souvenirs? They're here, too. Hip coffee shops, clam chowder, thick steaks.....all here. A lovely boardwalk and pier. Local theatre, amazing homes with widows walks and views to the ocean....it's all here!

Check out www.newburyportchamber.org for lots of useful information.
Newburyport is a great option for a day trip...you can rent water equipment, or take a boat ride, or visit the many historic sites.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Very cute, lots of shopping and restaurant options, culture
  • Cons:A lot of people, maybe too cute, higher prices than some smaller places
  • In a nutshell:worth a look-see!
  • Last visit to Newburyport: Jul 2003
  • Intro Updated Aug 1, 2003
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  • Pawtuxet's Profile Photo
    Nov 6, 2005 at 2:19 PM

    I made a sweep through the town when I was up that way and thought the homes were quite beautiful.

  • Yaqui's Profile Photo
    Jul 28, 2004 at 1:56 PM

    I love to just walk around too! It's the best way to see everything up close and personal!

  • gilescorey's Profile Photo
    Feb 7, 2004 at 1:19 AM

    Right on the money...very cute, but almost "Disney does New England". Revitalization funds all came at once. But I STILL want to live there!

  • BabciaMaine's Profile Photo
    Aug 23, 2003 at 7:15 AM

    love this town too!


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