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Rhode Island's capital offers visitors some of the finest cityscapes this side of the Connecticut River. In autumn's crisp air, explore Brown University's campus on 18th-century College Hill and continue down the Riverwalk to downtown, with ample opportunity to lounge in a sidewalk cafe, dine in a world-class restaurant and relax with a few pints in a trendy bar.
Providence has some high-profile universities and a large student population, which helps keep the city lively and current. It's largest schools are Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design.