Travel Blogs from Plattsburgh
Left Boston Monday morning after picking up our Chrysler SUV, a nice car but too many bells and whistles so can make a difficult job of driving on the right hand side of the road a little more challenging. We started the journey on an interstate highway which makes the F3 look like a goat track but had no alternative until we got about halfway to Hartford. Left the interstate and followed the minor roads to Sturbridge ...
... was pretty good, though too strong for me. My hosts are a great couple, very active in the local and touring bike scenes. We had a dinner if fresh tomatoes and pesto that tastes like summer on a plate, even though the weather took a turn for the worse in the evening. They showed off their impressive music collection and showed me some great routes for tomorrow, another short day!! North Hero VT > Burlington VT, 40 miles, day ...
... called Alburg which had a fittingly quaint little library. The librarians were kind enough to lend me their computer and a phone from which I contacted a very last minute warmshowers host about ten miles away due to the rain. David was home and invited me to stay in their guesthouse. I had a wonderfully relaxing evening speaking with David ...
... It is a modest factory where they hand make their bears. Really neat actually. Fun but simple.
We made it to Burlington and what a great place. Do you like Petosky? Harbor Springs? Traverse City? All rolled into one. We took a lap around the University of Vermont referring back to Andy. We were hungry and could possibly eat before 9 for a change (we are 6 o'clock eaters at home). Church Street was awesome.
On a ...
... All in all it was one of the best gallery presentations I’ve ever seen. Needless to say, this museum took up the entire day. Luckily we had nothing else planned for the day.
On our final full day in Vermont we drove over to Barre, VT, to the Rock of Ages quarry. This is an operating granite quarry that specializes in grey, fine-grained granite that can really be only used for one thing (and if you haven’t guessed from the name of ...
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