The Stamford Motel
Travel Blogs from Manchester
... got to meet Lacey, the cat (or rather, "Mr Lacey"). Mr Lacey was taken in by J & P about three years ago when he wandered out of the forest. He is a little skittish with strangers but with time he seemed to thaw out and allow us to scratch his back and, sort of, make friends.
Some half a dozen or so horses graze on the property and there are many wild apple trees and a pear tree growing near the house. Apples from these trees are to be picked to make ...
... looks (hippyish), and demeanor (laid back) . Of course, it could just be me. Oops, I just read that that the Green Mountain Boys, ion August 16, 1777, helped defeat Gen. Burgoyne's army in the Battle of Bennington. Shortly before, Vermont had declared itself a sovereign state, only later joining the new American Republic. So much for "laid back". They still ...
We sadly left Chicago very early on Sunday morning headed for Canada. The plane was the smallest yet...this was not fun for Bec but Luke's hand was still in one piece when we landed. After navigating toronto's horrendous traffic thanks to a marathon and the fact that the entire city seems to be a construction zone we got to our hotel. We headed up the CN Tower which is the second tallest building in the world. The elevator is on the outside of the building. ...
... I then sent Megan free and met about 175 new instant friends here in Vermont, and began a two week Grad school crash course before diving into:
September-December: Wooo! Started learning all kinds of great stuff including:
Climate change and it's effects on the Global SouthOrganizing and influencing policiesMediating conflictsand some boring stuff
December-January: Had a wonderful break including some deeply needed brief visits ...
... inclined I apologise but Marty assures me that that's where we were and how you really spell them. 5 states and 5 hours later and we finally arrived at aunt Susan's in Brattleboro, Vermont. Set in the hills and surrounded by autumn colours, we were so pleased that we had finally arrived that we felt a bottle of prosecco was in order. Aunt Susan and Willy offered us the best ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed