Berkshires, The Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, Travel

Best Two Hours Spent in The Berkshires

Berkshire Botanical Garden in Stockbridge, Massachusetts which is one of the oldest display gardens in the area, is the perfect way to spend a few hours in The Berkshires. The Garden has such a wonderful history and is the best spot if you are an avid gardener or just love flowers and herbs or if you are looking for a […]

Berkshires, The Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, Travel

The Best Small Town in The Berkshires That is Well Deserved of its Name

Great Barrington, Massachusetts was named Best Small town by Smithsonian Magazine several years ago and if have ever visited, lived in, or even just passed by, then you would know why. Great Barrington is possibly the warmest town we have ever been to. And I’m not talking about temperature here. The people are welcoming and kind, always smiling and greeting […]

Huntersville, North Carolina, Travel

Is the Carolina Renaissance Festival Worth a Visit?

We had no idea when we first moved to North Carolina that we’ll be that close to a Renaissance Festival and not just any, but one of the biggest in the country. We continuously made plans year after year to go visit, but because we’ve never been to one, and having no idea what it’s like, we wanted to check […]

Florida, Pensacola, Travel

A History Lesson of Pensacola FL – A Fantastic Day in the Sun

We couldn’t think of a better way to explore the cultural, historical and architectural treasures of Pensacola Florida than by visiting the T.T. Wentworth Jr. Florida State Museum. The museum was built in 1908 and housed in the former three story Mediterranean Revival City Hall.  After the museum we took a walking tour through the charming streets of the Historic […]

Berkshires, The Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, Travel

Day Trip to Shelburne Falls and The Bridge of Flowers

I would often hear people talk about the Town of Shelburne Falls in Massachusetts and the Bridge of Flowers, so when on a late summer Saturday morning my husband suggested we go I was very excited.  A scenic drive coming from The Berkshires of Western Massachusetts brought us to a former one of a kind trolley bridge, now a beautiful […]

Granville, Travel

The Small Town in Western Massachusetts that has it all – Granville

The idyllic small town of Granville, Massachusetts is located right on the border of Connecticut and Massachusetts, along Route 57 and has more to offer than just historic buildings and small town feel. First settled by English colonists in 1736 and officially incorporated in 1754 the town of Granville has a population of a little over 2000 people today. Each […]