Cortina Inn and Resort
Travel Blogs from Mendon
Took our time this morning and had a great breakfast as usual, Rick served up a treat. 2 cheeses and apples with fig chutney. The main was corn pancakes with balsamic and maple syrup with root vegetables and pear. It was delicious. We decided to go to Billings Farm which was great as we got to hear the history of Marsh/Billings and Rockefeller. These 3 men pioneered ...
... book from the organic growers of the region. We then started the tour. There was a lot to see so it took a while, this meant that we couldn't see Burlington. Oh well, next time. Drove home then fast way via the interstate and only took 1 hr 35 mins. Decided to eat at the Puerto Rico/Caribbean restaurant. Food and wine was amazing. Had 2 tapas, one like arrachini and the other was green banana ...
Woke up and had breakfast. There was only one other couple so sat next and chatted,and chatted and it was nice. Ordered ham, bacon omelette but it was too much and the bacon was overcooked. But we had a good breakfast chatting anyway from a couple from near Manchester, NH. It was a gift from their friends for their anniversary. Left a bit late because of breakfast, 10.30 left and decided to visit the Canterbury Shaker village. This was ...
... the mountain view. On the east side we saw a train going along the mountain’s base. Also on the east side is the Observatory that Lincoln had built to fulfill his interest in astronomy.
One of the neat things about the Hildene estate was that they have a shuttle service that takes visitors to the key points. It’s not that there are far distances for an able-bodied person, but it is a lot to cover in an afternoon and still leave ...
... repent, get close to God and get re-set if you will. Being out and hiking makes me feel like I can re-set, or as I say re-boot. It is a way I remind myself why I car about places I have been and those I will never go and that they are protected. It was interesting to read how this was expressed in the late 1800s early 1900s. The revival site depended on optional giving and failed to be a sustainable way to run a huge hotel type building and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center