Marblehead was the first stop off on The Grey Traveller’s recent New England road trip taking in coastal walks and leaf peeping. Loved the historic district and also The Muffin Shop where I enjoyed an incredible strawberry smoothie with extra whipped cream. So of course I was overawed by the clapboard houses and how well kept the area is. […]
Stopped off at the quiet little town of Manchester by the Sea on a recent leaf peeping road trip. Great historic area with the typical new England clapboard houses and less than an hour north of Boston, Massachusetts. Here is what I saw….
I’ve always been aware that America does Halloween big time but visiting New England in the fall was an eye opener. House fronts and steps were decorated with pumpkins or Halloween images from huge blow up witches or spider webs encasing the gates and pathways. Driving through New England leaf peeping had the added entertainment […]
….and so World Book Day is drawing to a close and this reader has been dipping in and out of Dorling Kindersley’s Eye Witness Travel Book on New England. So my idea is to visit in the fall and take in the foliage, do a bit of leaf peeping as they say but also to see some of […]