Inn at a Glance: The Carisbrooke Inn Guests at The Carisbrooke Inn will notice the staff’s friendliness and attention to detail the moment they walk through the door, where a staffer waits to greet them and tow their bags upstairs. Victorian touches and a warm color palette in guest rooms bring to mind a cottage in the French countryside. Each unit is individually styled with antique furnishings and vintage pieces, but also features a flat-screen TV and complimentary WiFi Raise a toast to your getaway with pours from a complimentary bottle of wine and snack on the included cheese platter Start the day right with a homemade multi-course breakfast in the sunlit parlor. Mingle: In…
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Leaf Peeping Across America: A Coast-to-Coast Guide
By Laura Kiniry Grab your camera, pocket your spare memory cards, and load the car—it's leaf-peeping season from coast to coast. From Vermont to the Pacific Northwest, use this guide to see some of the best fall foliage across the U.S, like Kaaterskill Valley in New York's Catskill Mountains (pictured) View Next Slide Vermont & Upstate New York Best Time to Go: Mid-September through mid-October. In Vermont , autumn leaves are such an attraction that local authorities publish route guides Where to Stay: If you can reach it, the Southern Vermont town of Woodstock is a wonderful base for viewing fall foliage. In New York State, the area around Blue Mountain Lake is home to numerous…
Deal ➤ 25% off at Lithia Springs Resort
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Deal ➤ 34% off at Cold Spring Inn
Hotel at a Glance: Cold Spring Inn Cold Spring Inn sits on 80 acres of mostly undisturbed Kettle Moraine landscape, and that’s just the way the owners like it. In addition to running this inviting lodge, they dedicate much of their time to local conservation and sustainability efforts. Guest rooms pair the rustic and the cosmopolitan, featuring amenities such as gas fireplaces, jetted tubs, garden views, and satellite TV. Wander outside of your room to discover the inn’s library, greenhouse, and main lodge. The living room in the lodge overlooks the river and, on chilly nights, is warmed by a fieldstone fireplace Start the morning with a full hot breakfast, complete with housemade cinnamon rolls, apple…
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Carolina Bed & Breakfast
It's Friday and guests are starting to arrive for the weekend, sometimes in really neat vehicles. This is a Polaris Motorcycle Car. Pretty cool. I want a ride!