The island of Nantucket USA is a sand island about 48 km south of Cape Cod. Nantucket Island USA belongs to the US state of Massachusetts. The island has a length of a good 22 km and a width of almost 6 km. Herman Melville described them in his novel "Moby Dick" as "hillocks and elbows of sand".
Provincetown Cape Cod with its colorful hustle and bustle, which is shaped by the lifestyle of the artists and the gays in town, exerts a special charm on its visitors. Let yourself drift through Commercial Street, keep an eye out for whales or wander through the dunes, where artists like to withdraw from the hustle and bustle.
The Trapp Family Lodge is located on a side street on a hill above Stowe. From there we have a view of the valley below and the range of hills on the other side of the valley. Our room has a balcony from which we have a panoramic view of the surroundings.
Whale species can be seen and experienced on a whale tour along the Whale Route in Massachusetts and whale watching in and around Boston in New England. It is an impressive experience to see the whales exhale their breath as they emerge from the depths of the sea.
How did the Chocolate Chip Cookies become one of the most popular types of cookies in the world? You can find out in this article. Of course, we will also provide you with the recipe so that you can bake them yourself at home. We wish you good appetite.
A tip for a road trip through New England: the descendants of the American President Abraham Lincoln once lived in Hildene in Manchester Vermont. Today you can visit the manor house. The gardens in particular are worth a visit.
We are on our way in search of the true story of the Trapp family's escape from the National Socialists, not the Hollywood version of the film "The Sound of Music", which made the family world famous.
New England covered bridges have a touch of the past. They spread charm that brings back memories. One almost expects that instead of the cars and bicycles that pass them, horse-drawn carriages bump over their wooden planks.
Whenever we are out and about in New England, images of the Green Mountain Villages haunt us with their pointed church spiers looming over a white-painted church in the center, with a cozy inn across the street and a covered bridge that leads into the village, through our heads. Somehow these clichés stand for our picture [...]
The Adair Inn in Bethlehem, New Hampshire, on the northern edge of the White Mountains is perfect for a stay in the White Mountains USA. From here you can easily reach the Cog Railway, as well as hiking trails in the forests and mountains of the region. You stay in the middle of nature.