Shaker Mill Inn
Travel Blogs from West Stockbridge
... is familiar. No matter what happens, I know where I am and what to do. And I know basically that nothing is going to happen. That is all pre-conceptual. It's nice to feel safe. Yet I love the exploration, love it. From the times I traveled Central America and South America by myself in my 20's, I will never get this out of my system. It's in my core.
... Fact. Then in possibly the most frightening car journey I've ever experienced out of NY, google maps take us into scenes from Boyz in the Hood et al. We lose time but quickly catch up and move into Connecticut. Tired but determined, we drive on through some beautiful country, and finally reach our destination in Lenox. Hotel is nice, Jonah Hill luckily is on Reception so extra cool points all round. It's pizza, diet coke and American TV for us. Drive to Rhode Island ...
Visited Gould Farm and were treated to a farm tour where the farm and farm living in the heart of the Berkshire Mountains serves as a therapeutic environment. More to come on this incredible place. The power of nature and animals to heal in conjunction with caring people never ceases to amaze me-yet does not surprise when I spend my own time immersed in nature, with animals and meaningful ...
... part. It was sprinkling when we left. We stopped at a beach so we could get a few pics of the beach and Atlantic ocean.
We headed for Newport, Rhode Island. There are a bunch of mansions that you can tour there from the late 1800's and into the early 1900's. One house in particular, called, The Breakers, was owned by the Vanderbuilt family. Oh my God, I ...
... the funds to buy it all. Pictured here is a small portion of his "Persian Seaform Ceiling," consisting of hundreds of pieces of glass laid on the transparent ceiling of a corridor. That evening we walked through the outdoor portion of the memorial to the victims of the 1995 bombing.The 168 empty chairs, one for each victim and arranged in nine rows representing the nine floors of the federal building, were ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet