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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.
... Now we have a car, we can stop at will (well almost) and can enjoy our own lunch choice. Another dose of retail therapy too - Steph skipped the tablecloths and opted for new jeans, while I thought of next summer and bought a pair of shorts from Sears! Exciting stuff, eh?
Supper at Denny's again, I'm afraid, just next door. We're now beginning the real Fall holiday tour and are looking at our options on a daily basis. ...
... Highway is 3 lanes each way and the drive in was very quick. As usual the signage is good and makes it relatively easy to navigate without Tom if we are just looking.
The clouds had cleared from breakfast and it was a beautiful day, not cold, very pleasant. Walked around the city for a short time taking in part of a walking tour. There are some lovely old buildings, some not so nice looking ones and some big new buildings.
Drove north to the canal system ...
... well. Drizzly rain but nothing to stop us from getting out and walking.
We continued on along this road which has been described as a scenic route and stopped at Deerfield River just past Charlemont. It was 57 degrees F and still drizzling.
Just before North Adams we stopped to look over the valley. An older couple told us of a Natural bridge nearby which we went to see. It is carved from marble. There had been a large marble quarry in the past. Luckily it is now ...
When planning our trip to see the fall colors that included a trip to New York City, we discovered that the location where Woodstock was held was close. Ellen and I grew up in the 60's and the music revolution. The museum was wonderful and really brought back some great memories of music and friends. The information panels really ...
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