Smuggler's Notch Inn
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... NH and the next day took a drive to Franconia Notch State Park. AMAZING! We saw the Old Man in the Mountain, rode the tram to the top of hill for a foliage extravaganza, hiked the Notch Flume, and got our butts kicked on the biking trail! We loved our time in New Hampshire. We were amazed at the beauty! We took a train ride on the Conway Scenic Railway.
So off to Vermont where we imagined even more ...
... out of bed at 4 am to make the start.
We spent Saturday morning reading and generally getting ourselves organised. The afternoon was low key - shopping for food and taking a drive around town.
Sunday was little different - a visit to Costco to buy a new suitcase headlined the day. We were "checked out" by a delightful young man ...
... somewhat of a novelty.
Today we left Manchester and headed north to Burlington - in very heavy rain.
We are in the process of learning a new language - N.E. Weather speak. On checking in here, we were informed that we had arrived for "The Changeover" - when the hot weather ends and the cold sets in. Rain followed by strong winds pushes Summer out in an abrupt transition. We are on a hurricane alert, with one threatening the coast over ...
... decorative arts, furniture, American paintings, and a dazzling array of 17th-to 20th-century artifacts are on view. Shelburne is home to the finest museum collections of 19th-century American folk art, quilts, 19th- and 20th-century decoys, and carriages."
Electra herself collected the items and she had an incredible eye for exquisite examples of the art contained within the ...
... the other restless and frustrated passengers.
As the bus pulled away from the border, we high-fived our entry back into the USA and were excited to continue our American Road Trip from where we left off in Seattle in July.
The scenery changed immediately. No longer were we in the flat featureless expanse of Québec.
We were now ...