The Shamrock Motel
Travel Blogs from Thornton
... Newburport, Mass. And I have the impression that everyone in Massachusetts loves lobsters and knows how to cook them. We need to supply the pot to cook them in. I asked Rich, the owner of the house we are renting, and he offered to contact neighbors to see if anyone would be willing to loan us one. And now we experience again how friendly people are up here and how much fun it is to hear their stories and banter. Joan and ...
... like we are in the Swiss or German Alps as it is so different.
Our hotel has big bears and moose (not real ones) all around it and is geared up for winter skiing.
We did a forest walk and I saw a chipmunk. First one I have ever seen. Not sure if it was Alvan Simon or Theodore!
Bit of a strange day today. We travelled a lot and I kept falling asleep.
Found another well decorated shop ...
... town was a sleepy hollow with a surprisingly good restaurant , we spent the remainder of the day walking the town , about 20 minutes and sitting by the lake. A young couple had bought the place a 100 or so year old building in need of a make over but with lots of charm we wish them luck.
The morning was again sunny but the weather forecast was for rain the next day so we made the decision to head for ...
... and they've been converted to the digital versions.
There was only one item that we anticipated that could only arrive by mail and a response from us could not wait until we returned home. What was that? Our absentee ballot for the November election! Given the hotly contested Miami Beach mayoral race we really want to vote. We arranged for the ballot to be sent to my sister's home ...
... go! The Whites are half a billion years old and were higher than the Rockies, but have since been worn down. The highest, Mt. Washington (yea) is 6288 feet. We climbed it today, 8 miles up an average 13 per cent grade...in a van. I was not allowed to drive our truck with camper. Good thing. Amazing, all the way, and at the top, MY! This has long been a favorite ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Kids activities or Babysitting