Holiday Inn Express Great Barrington
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On this trip, we are traveling through so many states, that I did not bring our state folder of maps for every one, but fortunately, I had the folder for Massachusetts and found inside a campground guide for the Berkshires, which is where we were. Our son, Lee, went to school here for a while, so we had visited him and had a lot of literature. We were able to find an ...
The Mojos packed up and hit the trail! A quick 4 mile round trip hike up Provin Mountain to see the sights!
On the way up, we stopped to admire the cliffs and saw two hikers up on the south side. An exchange of waves led one of the hikers to yell out: "my friend, Jesus loves you today!". We thanked him and went on our way.
We took several pictures of ...
... we checked out the huge new super supermarket, Wegmans. Wow, one could easily get lost in there for sure. Back on the road west we took a short side trip to the Verizon training center in Marlborough, where I spent many days and weeks, over my years with Ma Bell, learning the different technologies I needed to keep current with the ever evolving telephony technology. Man, that place has really gone downhill.
Back out to Boston Post Rd as 20 is known locally ...
... on some country road about 11 miles from the interstate, so I was very surprised to find the only nearby restaurant actually had very good, homemade Italian food!
So far my wanderings have put me in contact with Mennonites, Amish, Buddhists, and Pathwork history. Tomorrow I have another drive to reach a place I hope to find God in nature. But for now I think I will find God in a good nights sleep. It sounds like heaven to me about now.
Had a great visit with Bill's Mom and sister Peggy and her family. Niece Caitlyn's boyfriend Bradley joined us for most of the time, and Bill's other sister Paula made it to dinner with us. After leaving Peg's, we checked out Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Casinos -- not much luck but lots of ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking