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... I am trying to remember where we saw the other servants quarters - could it have been the Gould house? There seems to be more recognition of the role the servants played in the historical sites. We were to hear and see how the Irish servant women lived in several different houses on our tour of New York.
We departed the Lowell area across Hwy 2 towards Western Massachusetts, entering the Mohawk Trail across the Berkshires. We were welcomed with beautiful color, muted by the rains, yet nothing like we have seen before. I shot some iPhone photos which are below. We looked for possible campsite but everything was shut down for RV's like us.
We continued south along Hwy 7 then crossed over Into eastern upstate New York to catch the Taconic Trail just ...
... boulevards and giving us yet more photo opportunities. Our Howard Johnson motel is a couple of miles outside Williamstown and ideal for our purposes. Supper at the "Chopsticks", the local Chinese, Japanese and Korean eatery, very nice and reasonable. It is a source of amazement that sweet and sour pork and Chinese chicken curry seem to be the same the world over, though probably not in the Orient! Though Steph did say her curry was much ...
... and a basic menu offered a simple lunch option.
Back on to the I90 and onwards to Albany, then Troy. The first signs of Fall were evident, tree leaves offering a variety of leaf shades, from green to orange to red to yellow and all sorts in between. It was another Super 8 in Latham, just outside Albany, and from here we visited our first shopping mall, the Colonie Center, to stock up on basic groceries for ...
... to lock 2 on the Erie canal system. We had been to lock 35 when we were at Lockport several weeks ago. Back to the hotel buying some bread at Hannafords on the way home.
Made lunch in our room and had our very nice muffins for afters. Then Wes had a rest while I went to the exercise room. For the first time on our trip inclination and equipment came together. I enjoyed my 2.5 mile fast walk on the treadmill followed by my own workout with minimal equipment. Resorted ...