The Equinox Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Manchester
June 28-29 (Days 59-60) Sandwich, MA We drove east on 195 to Cape Cod to visit our old next door neighbors from Mill Valley, Bob, Kelly, Claire and Ben Kozub and Lucy (their bulldog). Bob and Kelly are living the good life in Sandwich, Massachusetts in a beautiful home built in the 1830s with plenty of space for the family to roam. Sandwich is just …
... such things back in Oz.
For lunch we dropped into Easy Over's in Cuttingsville for tasty toasted sandwiches then off to the famous Pearce's Store. This is the local general store where you'll find Lavinia, one of the colourful local personalities who welcomed us warmly. As a memento of our visit Scott purchased a Pearce's Store t-shirt to show off back home.
Our day finished up with a feast of pork ribs, collard, kale and potato salad prepared by ...
... battle date as a state holiday. there's a very tall obelisk in the middle of town commemorating the event. The leaves are starting to turn, thanks to colder weather. I think we'll meander up state via the marked scenic roads searching out covered bridges and turning leaves and possibly over into New Hampshire. Then, it's on to Quebec and the reason for the trip pour ...
... to teach us about it! Monday was Niagara Falls day. We stopped for a wine tasting which included ice wine...made on, in areas that drop below -8 degrees in the winter. We also looked at the floral clock and th Niagara Falls whirlpool which is 120 feet deep at the middle. We got to the Canadian side of the falls which is generally acknowledged to be the more beautiful side. The beauty of the falls are difficult to describe but have a look at the photos. ...
LUDLOW - SPRINGFIELDFrom the Green Mountains, we'll cross back into Massachusetts and the gorgeous Berkshires, alight in autumn with the fall colours that have made New England famous. We will stop in Stockbridge to visit the Norman Rockwell Museum and learn about this beloved artist and his iconic paintings of ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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