Visit Vermont ... famous for its covered bridges Vermont's covered bridges are often seen as icons of the state’s rural character and history. There are over 100 covered bridges within the state; however, only 17 still carry vehicular traffic today. Dale Travis has provided and exhaustive list of all Vermont covered bridges on his website. (If you're interested in Vermont … [Read more...] about Enjoy Awe Inspiring Classic Vermont Covered Bridges
Hopping off Vermont Rte 7 to 22A for a road trip to paradise! One of Northwest Vermont's most scenic road trips with Burlington as a starting point, heading south towards Shelburne, is never boring. Even if you make the trip every day, the ride is a pleasure. Half the fun of getting to a destination is the ride along the way! Whether it's a beautiful summer day or a cool … [Read more...] about Enjoy a Gorgeous Vermont Day Trip to Mount Independence
In 2020, we were all suddenly restricted due to the COVID-19 pandemic Looking back on those times, it really was an uneasy situation with lots of uncertainty, fears and isolation suddenly being thrust upon us. The thought of losing a business, a job and how to pay the mortgage in the midst of this sudden, unknown affliction resulted in plenty to worry about. The roads … [Read more...] about Spring Comes to Vermont With Hopes For a Better Year
It's a short, but gorgeous autumn season in Vermont with stunning fall foliage colors Autumn colors arrive in Vermont around the end of August and beginning of September, each year Chittenden County offers a number of great places to visit during fall foliage season and the Shelburne Museum is an absolute must during the autumn season. Imagine strolling about … [Read more...] about Must See Absolutely Stunning Vermont Fall Foliage Colors
Is the historic Shelburne Farms estate haunted? Are there ghosts walking the halls of the Shelburne Farms Inn? These are the questions that many of us would like to know. There are local rumors that the Inn itself may indeed be haunted This snippet from Robert Egger's blog post on June 12, 2006, certainly sounds similar to other stories that abound: "...here we were … [Read more...] about Shocking News – Vermont’s Historic Shelburne Farms Haunted by Ghosts?