Category: Connecticut

At Mongers Market, a Expanded Treasure Trove for the Curious (2022)

Mongers Market started as an architectural salvage warehouse in Bridgeport, CT but has since grown as a definitive destination for

A Treasured Collection by Yale’s Rare Book Librarian

When Yale curator and rare book librarian Susan Alon decided to try something new in 1998, she set up a

At Clinton Antique Center, The Best Things Are Not for Sale

When you walk into Clinton Antique Center in Clinton, CT, the jaw drops as you see hundreds of massive and

A Hotel in New Haven Inspired by Yale and Wes Anderson

One of the best places to stay for a design-conscious mind that would like to enhance the studious ambiance of

Street Scenes in Bridgeport, CT

On my way to New Haven on a recent Sunday, I stopped by at Bridgeport, CT — a quaint historic

Visiting one of the last flea markets of the season

The fall is here and that means that some of the fascinating and fun to visit outdoor flea markets are

A Day in New Haven, CT

It’s been a few years since I’ve come to New Haven, CT, a historic city some 2 hours from NYC.

Rare Books at a Hidden Barn in Connecticut

Just minutes away from New Haven, CT and Yale University, there are two unassuming weatherbeaten barns sitting amid a scenic

Massive Antique Market, Elephant’s Trunk, Opening For 2021 Season

For more than a year I’ve been missing the energy of large outdoor flea markets — a place where I