Cities and towns
Fairfield County is a relatively safe area of the country, but does have some crime in the bigger cities such as Bridgeport. Just follow common sense rules and you should be fine.
Litchfield is a rural section of Connecticut with many forests and state parks.
A good shopping area with famous New Haven and Yale Univrsity.
New York City has an uncountable number of tourist sights and is, in most cases, less than an hour away.