Travel site names Old Lyme best summer travel destination in Conn.

Old LYME, Conn. (WTNH) — Aged Lyme has been named the finest summer time journey spot in the condition of Connecticut, in element due to the fact of the beach at Audio See and the places to eat and bars which are proper on it.

That designation comes from TravelPulse, which is an on the internet journey web site.

“This coastal town is significant on record and pulses with pleasurable all summer extensive. Identified for throwing good Memorial Day and Fourth of July situations, the town also sits in the vicinity of two condition parks (Rocky Neck and Hammonasset), which each boast stunning shorelines,” the article on the web page reads.

The town of Outdated Lyme may possibly have a whole lot to give, specifically in the summertime. Lots of recognize its bustling seashores at Audio Check out to its quaint Lyme Avenue with The Florence Griswold Museum, Lyme Artwork Affiliation, and The Aspect Door Jazz Club at Old Lyme Inn.

Angeline Reale, who owns the Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe & Café, can make her nationwide award-profitable Moroccan Rose and other do-it-yourself ice product flavors ideal in the Lyme Avenue store, which is a well-known summertime location.

“If you come out right here in the course of the working day, the license plates are New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Massachusetts,” Reale explained.

“I imagine it is a fantastic issue,” stated Brian Cleary, owner of Kokomo’s, a bar and cafe at Seem View.

It is a single of the couple of sites in the point out where by people today can drink and dine ideal on the beach.

“It’s so awesome to be ready to go to the beach and sit out and have another person wait around on you. The drinks arrive inside of two minutes right here,” reported Anna Sangster of Providence, Rhode Island.

Outdated Lyme is not the only shoreline location that has gained some countrywide recognition. Ocean Seaside Park in New London was named one particular of the finest shorelines in the state.

Now, Previous Lyme can also boast its individual countrywide rating.

“It’s a little gem that I imagine persons are just starting to get to know,” Cleary claimed.