Eastover Estate And Retreat
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Refrigerator in room
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Conference facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
Travel Blogs from Lenox
We flew into Albany, rented a car and drove another hour and a half to Lenox, Massachusetts.
... needed another plan for the following day seeing as we'd pretty much seen all of the Berkshires! So after dinner and some time researching the area we had found enough to see and do to keep us occupied for another day. There really was nothing left to do in this town but get an early night in our bleak little room.
Waking bright and breezy (oddly we both slept really well in our ...
... good service, very nice man, looks like a nice marina in case anyone is in the area! Troy Federal Lock was the only one without hanging ropes, we had to loop our lines around a pipe instead. After the last lock we hit tidal waters.... time to pay attention and plan our runs accordingly from now on. It was interesting to pass through the bigger cities of Troy and Albany, and for me it was fun to see Albany from a completely different point of view! After Albany's shipping yards ...
... known to be the Summer homes for the rich and famous from New York, both historically and present day, including Meryl Streep, who has a house on the edge of one of the lakes. Unfortunately Tricia and John were not on first name basis - oh well.........
The wildlife around the house was great. Including very tiny Humming birds outside the kitchen window, squirrels of various color's, red, black and brown, Chipmunk's, ...
... those times when you go for it because this confluence of paintings all in one place may never happen again. This Van Gogh and Nature exhibit features nearly fifty paintings and drawings from thirty museums and private collections around the world. And Van Gogh is one of my most favorite artists! So how could we not go!
No photography was allowed – but interesting enough is that if you want to ...