2010 – Autumn in Vermont

2010 – Autumn in Vermont

Posted by on Oct 20, 2010 in U.S.A., Vermont | No Comments

We might have been a bit too early for peak foliage in Maine and possible a a week too late in New Hampshire but we caught it at the perfect moment in Vermont. People have been trying to guess when the autumn leaf spectacle will take place but there is really no scientific way of […]

2010 – Autumn in New Hampshire

2010 – Autumn in New Hampshire

Posted by on Oct 18, 2010 in New Hampshire, U.S.A. | No Comments

Meredith, New Hampshire is a small town at the northwest end of the largest lake in New Hampshire. We got to Bar Harbor about a week before peak season for the autumn colors. We hit New Hampshire about 3 days past the peak. It was a cloudy day and the autumnal colors were muted but […]

2010 – Maine and Bar Harbor

2010 – Maine and Bar Harbor

Posted by on Oct 15, 2010 in Maine, U.S.A. | No Comments

It’s a very pleasant 5½ hour drive from Boston to Bar Harbor, Maine. Once you leave Boston, the buildings get shorter and within 30 minutes we were well into the tree lined countryside. It’s pretty much all highway till you get to Augusta Maine. Then its the local Route 3 for the last 90 or […]

2010 – Boston, Massachusetts

2010 – Boston, Massachusetts

Posted by on Oct 12, 2010 in Boston, U.S.A. | No Comments

We’re rented an apartment on Beacon Street in Bay Bay, close to the trendy shopping areas of Boylston and Newberry streets. The swamp that used to occupy this neighborhood was filled in the late 19th century and renovated in the Haussmann style of Paris, wide tree lined avenues in a geometric grid pattern with five east […]