Why This One Tiny Village Is Secretly The Best Place In Connecticut

From the Quiet Corner to the Secret Corner and down to the coast, Connecticut is full of charming towns and villages. Niantic is a tiny village with a population just over 3,000 in the town of East Lyme. With its picturesque coastal setting and hidden gem attractions, it is secretly one of the best places in the Nutmeg State.

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Have you ever visited Niantic? What are your favorite spots in the seaside village? There are many appealing places to explore in Connecticut. Venture away from the shore by taking this road trip through the Secret Corner of our state.