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.
... This morning it's snowing, great big flakes. We're about 5 minutes out of Bridgton which itself is a lovely little place with a great bookshop (which Stephen King frequents apparently), a covered bridge, artsy/old fashioned cinema, as well as all the essentials. The boys have been snowboarding, we're hoping to ski on Saturday (there's a great little mountain just up the road) and we're going dog sledding (or mushing) tomorrow. Now I need to plan ...
Today is all about packing and feeling nostalgic for all that this fall foliage experience has meant to us. We had our last lunch at Bart's where Guy made up a new grilled sandwich for us of green & red pesto, turkey, corned beef, cheddar, and tomato and we chatted with Linda - not really saying goodbye because we're meeting at 7:30 AM tomorrow to have breakfast together. We have gained ...
... having his lunch. Apparently John was the president of the Laconia Main Street Initiative, a big deal in New Hampshire. We laughed when John said that Drew was the vice president. Gabe jokingly asked where the sheriff was...and Drew pipes up...'oh Andy? He was in earlier!' We all cracked up!! Even the other cusomer laughed and nodded! Alll wondered what we were doing in Laconia of all places! We told them about our road trip to catch fall ( which we ...
We stopped in at Vintage Bakery to pick up our last supply of muffins that are just the perfect texture, not overly sweet and filled with blueberries or cranberries. We chatted one more time with Jim and Meg and asked some questions that had been on our mind. Like whatever happened to the groups of wild turkeys that ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting