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The aim today was to drive to the Green Mountains in Vermont - the **** sat nav we've hired likes to take us on long routes so today's drive was 6 hours long! This included driving the length of Manhattan in rush hour in heavy rain and getting lost in a car park. Luckily ...
... A stop at Vermont's new information Centre gave us a chance to photograph some stunning colour (This is what the trip is about), snap our Tour Director , Lyn and Driver Tom, and a view in the far distance (max zoom) of Bennington Battle Monument, which was a decisive turning point in the war of independence. Pics 7-10 We stay tonight in the ski fields without snow just yet but looks like it could. Pic ...
... landscape but also the viewing of the movie "Miracle" about the 1980 Olympic gold-medal-winning American hockey team.
We stopped in Lake Placid around lunch time and had an opportunity to stretch our legs, sightsee, shop and eat. We had lunch with friends at Big Mountain Creperie and Deli, where we were forced to choose from 46 sandwiches, a wall-sized menu. ...
... miles or so on to Rutland, a much bigger town hampered by major roadworks on Main Street. We reached our motel, the Highlander (the dearest and worst we've experienced so far). The family diner opposite did supply a splendid supper special of beef liver and bacon with mash n onions n gravy. Yummy, for me; less so for Steph, who went for a chicken stir-fry. Would have ordered grits, if we knew what they were!
A good day in pleasant sunshine. Probably freezing again ...
Today's reruns of choice were episodes of NCIS, conveniently screened on the same channel as the Law & Order marathon from yesterday. Now we may have still had leftovers, and we may have still been chilling around the hotel until mid afternoon.
We did decide however, that since we had so much time to spare and had explored most of the town already (think of Rutland as like a Bunbury with mountains), that we should start packing ...