Swiss Chalets Village Inn
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Swiss Chalets Village Inn Intervale
Travel Blogs from Intervale
The drive from Bar Harbor, Maine to Conway, New Hampshire was a lovely and short drive. All along the way, we saw the leaves at various stages of closing up shop for the winter.
On the first day into New Hampshire, which was this past Monday (Oct 5), we decided to head into the White Mountains National Forest. We did the short hike to the …
... and I handled our first major motorcycle emergency. We kept calm and took care of it and got back on the road - that's what you've gotta do. So far, so good with the new battery and voltage regulator.
By the time we got to North Conway, NH it was nearly 6 pm. We checked in at the Fox Ridge Resort and settled in, then Phil and I went to grab a bite to eat and get fuel for the next morning's ride to Maine.
My dad had already earned the sticker proclaiming "This car climbed Mt. Washington" on a previous trip, but he wanted to get back to the top to share the experience with Tuukka the puppy, and myself.
Tuukka had a feeling this was going to be an exciting trip and barked enthusiastically at the booth attendant at the base of the mountain road.
Once the pleasantries were exchanged we were off and up the mountain, traveling on a road that at times could ...
... researched and various other admin tasks completed, while also playing the ever-present Scrabble app for iPhone. We finally crashed at 4am!
Despite the rather late finish, we were up and out by 10 and making our way through the White Mountains National Park and then the sparsely-populated but beautiful state of Vermont. Our route took us alongside stunning mountains with ski fields and gorgeous mountain streams as we headed for the Canadian border. Next stop ...
... for a beanie with a peak for me. I asked at a North Face store for a beanie with a peak and the sales assistance looked at me with a blank look. I repeated myself and still blank. A customer waiting says to the sales person he wants a beanie. "Oh"she says, "you mean a beanie". The peak bit stumped her and the customer waiting explains what a peak is. "You mean a bill like a duck" she says. "No" I Said, "I Mean a peak, if it was a bill like a duck the beanie would have to ...