Travel Blogs from Manchester
... Vermont and visited Woodstock a very neat town with heaps of beautiful old buildings. We also visited Billings Farm and Museum, a living museum of Vermont's rural past as well as a working dairy farm.
We then set out for Ludlow and got caught in a storm for a while. It was very windy and the rain came in sheets. Mike did well to keep the coach on the road.
We stayed at the Jackson Gore Hotel, a ski resort for the Okema ski field. Very nice hotel.
... in the Indian summer currently keeping Vermont in warm weather. BBQ baby back ribs a couple of glasses of California Pinot Noir managed to shine up our environmental experience quite nicely and like the family of Aussies we are we exuberantly filled the stting room of our Inn with our presence on our return to play monopoly, read our work emails and update the blog until they closed the bar and told us to turn off the lights when we wanted to head ...
... at preserving different homes through each generation of history since the late 1600's. Each home told the history of this neighborhood within the context of American history during that period. The second oldest structure in the state of New Hampshire, built in 1695, sits in the middle of this neighborhood. After finishing our trek through the history of New Hampshire we set forth to begin exploring all that the Maine coast had to offer.
... different to back home. From the Bennington Monument, we did a little bit of souvenir shopping at a gorgeous little shop and then after Cath did a bit of an illegal turn we headed down the road to some covered bridges. These bridges reminded us so much of the Bridges of Madison County. So much so I was waiting for Clint Eastwood to come and sweep me off my feet!
On the way back to Niskayuna, we called into a shop that Cath had always driven passed and ...
... this coming weekend.
Heading off in the car we past through beautiful Vermont (almost Fall) countryside. The leaves here are just about to change - had we come a week or so later we would have experienced the wonderful colours of Fall in Vermont.
Passing through the countryside we saw some of the flood damage caused by a hurricane two years back and stopped at a covered bridge over a stream. An unusual sight for us Australians as we don't, as a ...
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- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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