travel

Two Days in the Bubble

The large window dominated our cozy room at the Burlington Hilton.  The view of Lake Champlain was marred slightly by the dark rain clouds and the Patrick and Marcelle Leahy Center, but we could still see across the blue water to the blurry Adirondack mountains in the background.  My travel companion and I had decided… Read More Two Days in the Bubble

culture, travel

Vermont before the Fall

On Wednesday, this city mouse took a long drive outside my natural habitat. First stop was a step back in time at the enormous Vermont Country Store, where I sampled sweet fudge and bitter cider. From there, my companion and I travelled north-by-northwest past churches and farms and white houses and bed-and-breakfasts. Vermont is not… Read More Vermont before the Fall