Situated in the New England region in the north-eastern part of the country of The United States of America is the state of Connecticut. For many travellers a Connecticut holiday is an opportunity to indulge in a variety of activities and to take in numerous wonderful attractions. A Connecticut holiday rental house is sure to provide you with all of the comforts of home as well as ensuring that you take home some wonderful memories when it is time to step on that plane back home.
Whilst you can choose to simply relax in your Connecticut holiday rental house and recharge your batteries, there are an abundance of wonderful activities available on a Connecticut holiday. Amongst the pursuits available throughout the year are skiing, ice skating, golf, tennis, mountain biking, hiking, paragliding, white-water rafting, fly fishing, small game hunting, water tubing and sailing.
If you decide to venture out from your comfortable Connecticut holiday rental house for a day trip, then it is worth heading to the south-western corner of the state, more specifically the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. This Native American tribe have a wonderful reservation which is one of the oldest surviving in North America. The tribe has seen many conflicts and battles since 1666 when the reservation was first established and visitors can learn more about their struggles, traditions and culture by visiting the Pequot Museum. Like many other Native American tribes, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe have established their own casino on the reservation and it is in fact one of the largest to be found in the world.
On top of being able to appreciate a fantastic Connecticut holiday rental house you can expect to enjoy some fabulous weather whilst on your trip. The hottest months of the year to have a Connecticut holiday are normally July and August when the temperature during the day can reach a wonderful 27°C. The winter months of January and February see the daytime temperature fall to anywhere between -5° and 6°C. The annual rainfall amount for the state is 15 inches.
Travel to Connecticut, North America Travellers on a Connecticut holiday can begin their trip by arriving at Bradley International Airport (BDL) which is approximately 16 miles away from the state’s capital city, Hartford. Amongst the airlines offering regular, affordable flights to the state are American Airlines, British Airways, KLM and Delta Airlines. Passengers can leave the UK from several airports such as Manchester (MAN), Aberdeen (ABZ), Liverpool (LPL), Gatwick (LGW) and Southampton(SOU).