Quality Inn at Quechee Gorge
Travel Blogs from Quechee
... Cherry Garcia" ice cream put the fire out too!
The last couple of days have been pretty darn good, we've travelled halfway round the world and caught up with friends and met some lovely people from a completely different country who are all doing what we all do - living their lives in their local communities, supporting each other and sharing good times and bad keeping a warm welcome up their sleeves and smiles on their faces.
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The charming Lavinia runs the store now and it sells an eclectic range of merchandise. I found a great T shirt with Vermont imagery on it and Lavinia gave me a key chain to add to my collection. We had a good chat about Australia, sour dough bread and tea of all things. In keeping with the friendly nature around the place big hugs all round as we left!
Back at the MIT we were put to work picking Kale and Collards (greens) ...
Over the last two days we have been generously looked after by our wonderful American friends, John and Penelope. They live on 50+ acres in Shrewsbury, Vermont, a lovely rural community about five hours from New York City.
We boarded the train in NYC on Tuesday afternoon and arrived in Rutland (about 15 km from Shrewsbury) at 8:30 pm with John and Penelope waiting to pick us up. While here we have been staying at Smith Maple Crest Farm B&B, a quaint ...
... sights. A Rockerfeller Nat'l Historical Park ( his mansion and grounds), the Billings farm, a dairy farm dating from the 1880s and the Sugarbush Farm where they make maple syrup and age co-op cheese, up to 8 years. We bagged Rocky and the cows after due deliberation and headed for the sweet stuff. Quite a drive it was too. This countryside just shivers me ...
Jeeze, we saw so much today, I don't know where to begin. We left the Travel Lodge in Bangor around 9:30. It was overcast and around 14 degrees. We were planning on taking the I-95 to head towards Lincoln, New Hampshire which is in the White Mountains, but after seeing all of the traffic on the 95 we decided to take the lower roads. Rain was in the radar in the White Mountains, so we decided to head to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking