Hartford Travel Guide
Hartford, Connecticut, may not rate high on your radar when you're selecting a travel destination, but it should! Here's your complete guide to planning your trip to Hartford, from finding accommodations to building an itinerary of things to do and attractions to see.
10 Free Things to Do in Hartford
Whether you're a first-time Hartford, Connecticut, visitor or a resident looking for affordable things to do in your own back yard, here's a guide to 10 free attractions right in the city of Hartford.
Hartford Union Station: A Guide to Hartford's Train and Bus Station
Hartford bus and train station. A guide to Hartford Union Station, the train and bus station in Hartford, CT. Union Station in Hartford, Connecticut, is the capital city's transportation hub. The 1914 train and bus station is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Riding Hartford's Free Star Shuttle
The Hartford Star Shuttle provides free transportation around downtown Hartford, Connecticut. It connects the Connecticut Convention Center with downtown hotels, restaurants, shops and attractions. Here's your guide to riding the Star Shuttle, including where the shuttle stops, how to spot the bus, hours of operation and taking the kids.
The Bushnell: A Guide for Visitors
The Bushnell is downtown Hartford, Connecticut's premier performing arts venue. This guide for visitors includes information on getting tickets for Bushnell events, directions to the the Bushnell, a list of nearby hotels and more.
Hartford Civic Center (XL Center): A Guide for Visitors
Hartford Civic Center, a guide for visitors. The Hartford Civic Center, renamed the XL Center in December of 2007, is downtown Hartford, Connecticut's premier indoor concert and sporting events venue. This guide for visitors includes information on getting tickets for Hartford Civic Center events, directions to the Hartford Civic Center, a list of nearby hotels, tips for avoiding long entry lines and more.
Connecticut Expo Center: A Guide for Visitors
Connecticut Expo Center Guide. The Connecticut Expo Center in Hartford, Connecticut is a venue for consumer and trade shows and other events. This guide for visitors includes information on the Connecticut Expo Center schedule of events, directions to the CT Expo Center, a list of nearby hotels and more.
Hartford Taxi Services
Find a taxi in Hartford, Connecticut. Taxicab companies serving Greater Hartford.
Hartford's 10 Most Romantic Places
Treat your sweetheart to a romantic evening or getaway in Hartford and the central Connecticut area with these suggestions for romantic restaurants, inns, dating places and more.
Top Places to Park Near Bradley Airport, Hartford
In my experience, Hartford's Bradley International Airport is one of the easiest airports to navigate. Abundant parking options are one reason that flying from Bradley Airport is a cinch. Here are my picks for the best valet parking and self-park options near Bradley Airport in Windsor Locks, Connecticut.
A Walk in the Park
There are five Connecticut State Parks in Hartford County--they're perfect places for a walk in the park. Here's your guide to hiking and other activities in the state parks in the Greater Hartford area.
Tour Hartford's Arch
The Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch, a Hartford, Connecticut, landmark, is open to the public for free tours on Thursdays from May through October.
Cirque du Soleil Returns to Hartford
Cirque du Soleil Hartford. Cirque Du Soleil will make its fourth appearance in Hartford, Connecticut, with performances of OVO from June 17 to July 11, 2010.
Roncari Express Valet Parking
Roncari Express Valet Parking is one of the best choices for long-term parking near Bradley International Airport in Hartford/Springfield. Here is your guide to parking at Roncari, including information on their STARcard rewards program and discount coupons that will save you money on airport parking.