Berkshire Hills Country Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... on goodies. Our Heath visit was a smooth current of dialog interspersed with scrumptious Jo cooked, gourmet meals and perambulations traversing the rolling countryside. At times, it feels like we are snuggled in the comfy essence of an L.L. Bean catalog scene.
All too soon, it is time to leave the comforts of Heath and return to the Cape. Tearing up as we say our ...
... dead battery, call MTC, she is quicker than AAA!
On our way out of Stowe, we stopped at the Waterbury Cabot Cheese Creamery factory outlet. Maura and I helped ourselves to the myriad of cheese samples. Our taste test revealed Seriously Sharp as our #1 choice, even though we macked down alot of the premium cheeses: Farmhouse Reserve, Alpine Cheddar and Everything Bagel.
The drive down to Western Mass was smooth sailing ...
... of which Rockwell’s illustration so remind me.
I became aware of Norman Rockwell in 1989 on a fall leaf-peeping trip to Vermont with my parents when we stopped at a Norman Rockwell museum outside Rutland. I was a very small museum of his illustrations and not the official one, but I was quite fascinated by it. Only in recent years did I become aware there is a much larger museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts on the grounds of Rockwell’s ...
... and studio in the town which is now also the location of the main museum of his works.
Stockbridge has a few other non-Norman Rockwell attractions too. Chesterwood, on a hill southwest of town, was the home and studio of sculptor Daniel Chester French and is now a national historic site. The estate, museum, and sculpture garden can be visited. ...
Lenox may well be the poshest town in the very posh summer resort belt in the Berkshires, the cultural capital of the Massachusetts Mountains of Culture as summer home to the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the "Boston Pops", at Tanglewood. Although I stayed in Lenox for the week, my digs were not so posh. I found a site at a campground in October Mountain State Forest between Lee and Lenox for five nights and used it as my base to explore towns in the Berkshires and as far as Bennington in ...