Route 100 road trip – Waterbury Vermont

On a recent trip to Burlington Vermont I decided to indulge in some local treats; ice cream, cheese, chocolates and homemade donuts and cider. The prime spot for all this, the Waterbury section of Vermont’s Route 100, is a historic tree lined route that stretches for 216 miles through the state

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New England – planning for a visit

An introduction to planning a trip to New England. This first part covers the western region: Vermont, western Massachusetts, and Connecticut – travel routes and overview of activities.

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Leunig’s Old World Charm in Burlington, VT

Place a WWII French café, reeking in atmosphere, on Church Street. Add an inspired menu from local farm products, all cooked to perfection, friendly waitstaff, and faint fitting music in the background. You have just recreated Leunig’s in Burlington, Vermont.

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Skinny Pancake honors Nutella Day 2/5/2011

World Nutella Day, February 5, 2011 is a valid excuse to visit The Skinny Pancake on the waterfront in Burlington, Vermont. This crêperie gained popularity as one of the favorite snack carts on nearby Church Street Marketplace. The rest is a natural progression to becoming a bright star in the local café scene.

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Vermont’s world-famous granite quarries

A guided tour of the Rock of Ages granite quarry outside of Barre, VT.

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