Yellow Farmhouse Inn
Travel Blogs from Waitsfield
... time, chatting, picking apples, taking more photos and just generally enjoying each others company.
John prepared a dish called Jambalaya for tea, it's a bit like Paella but is built around some key defining ingredients, sweet peppers (capsicum), mushrooms, celery, onions, prawns, various meats (not beef though) and stock. John whacked in some jalapenos and we were left with a warm feeling in the taste buds and full tummies! ...
Now, as a gastronome John had planned some amazing treats for us (more of that later) and this started with a visit to "Over Easy" a local eatery which has a lot in common with the diners you see in American movies of the 50's and 60's - a large central bar with stools and scattered tables around it with freshly brewed coffee and food served in portions sized to satisfy a "workin' man"!
The locals eating there and running the ...
... an historic village a bit like a Timber Town on the north coast. Our hotel in Hartford was away from the city centre but only a 10 minute drive away. Hartford is the Capital of Connecticut and quite large by AUS standards. The following morning we visited Mark Twain's house ( or should I say Samuel Clemens) then hit the road to Springfield via Brattleboro trying to keep off the interstates as much as ...
... and had a great time.
We saw the Cabot Creamery, Went to the Tunbridge worlds Fair, and rode the rides until John almost threw up lunch. Thank goodness it started to rain and we ran for the car.
Time to leave came all to soon, and we are off to CANADA!
... are almost home! The White Mountains greet us in New Hampshire and we enjoy a familiar landscape. The clouds threaten rain and we prepare ourselves... Sara dons the rain gear, Mark will weather the storm. An hour from home and we encounter spots of heavy rain, although we aren't bothered, we are soaked. It's a bittersweet return. At the sound of the bike our neighbors welcome us home and Mark kisses the ground. We can hardly believe its over. What an amazing ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking