Travel Blogs from North Conway
We are so lucky to have friends that invite us to ski at Waterville Valley. It's a really nice family focused resort about a 5 hour drive from New Canaan. The kids get on well and know the resort so well now that they ski or snow board together and then meet up with their slower parents at lunch or the end of the day.
We had a very chilled (in more ways than one) and relaxing Christmas Day. We had a lot of fun sledding down a hill next to the house, even though the lovely looking snow has a layer of ice which made some crashes a little painful. Lunch was a collaboration, each of us preparing a dish, eaten when it was ready (sometime in the afternoon). Low key pressies - I got a rolling pin! Prior to yesterday we were waiting for an enormous ice storm which ...
... snowbirds during the night and we're leaving our roost tomorrow morning. We're haven't quite figured out our driving route back to Miami Beach. But we'll make some unexpected right and left turns and see what we find!
Thank you for coming along on our dream to live the fall foliage experience.
With warm wishes and cyber hugs,
First...the bad news. We didn't go the way we wanted to nor see all the things we planned to. The good news...we met some lovely people and spent way too long in some places just talkng and talking...unheard of right?!! Well, it started at breakfast in Manchester. We drove around and found Murphy's Diner. Gabe and I shared one order of french toast and coffee. It had linen napkins, and such a lovely ambience...with an old juke box in the corner, a ...
... asked where I was from. I said the UK and he stumbled, mumbled and got tongue tied. We laughed and I said I get that a lot. He was a local Yamaha mechanic so was very interested in my bike. He gave us his card and offered any help if we need it which most people do.
We had to get a move on as everyone wanted to talk to us and time was getting short.
We followed the 113 North which took us into the 'White Mountains National Forest' and we criss ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed