Old Colonial Motel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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Had a perfect travel day yesterday. Actually got away early, 8:45, and had beautiful cold clear weather all day. It was only once we got close to Portland that we saw any snow at all and there it was only deep in the bush. But shortly after we stopped for the night the snow started. It looks like we got about 3" overnight. Luckily we're heading south! Had great Chinese food last night. Who knew we'd find it in Maine! Here's what morning looked like - winter ...
... for Cathy to 'rug up'.. We decided to walk the 5 blocks to the Boston common for the 7pm fireworks.. As we entered the commons the first thing we noticed was the large lake that only 3 days earlier was filled with geese was now all of a sudden frozen solid, around the edge there were plenty of men daring each other to test whether it would take their weight or not. I offered to video their attempts and Cathy shook her head and just looked at me.. ...
... There were cute little houses everywhere too. We saw a very cool abandoned railway that we had fun taking photos of.... it was very cold so we were basically jumping out of the car, taking photos and then jumping back in the car! After finding Fryeburg we drove on to Conway, just to see more snowy areas. It was just this lovely day driving around the gorgeous countryside and then returning to Portland..... where we had tea on a restaurant inside ...
... The tour itself, without the added excitement was pretty boring. The highlight was a hidden staircase which was kind of cool. After our awesome tour we decided to escape Salem as the 'witch' like attractions looked cheesy at best and borderline offensive at worst. The one interesting museum was closed, so we headed up the coast. Exploring up the coast we drove through some very cute little towns with the gorgeous wooden houses, but didn't feel the need to ...
... as we headed back down the mountain. However, it was drizzling and continued to be overcast throughout the day. We then drove towards North Conway and continued to be on the lookout for covered bridges. The scenery was lovely, even though we were probably about a week or two too late as the colours were mostly browns, oranges and yellows...and not as much of the bright reds and bright oranges or purples. Many trees were already bare. A few of ...