Connecticut

Sherlock Holmes Built a Castle in Connecticut
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Sherlock Holmes Built a Castle in Connecticut

We arrived at Gillette’s Castle in East Haddam, Connecticut, just as the staff had put the final touches on the holiday trimmings. We were almost alone in the vast castle, and as we photographed each room, we sensed an aura of serenity and contentment about the place, possibly actuated by […]

The Connecticut Wine Trail
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The Connecticut Wine Trail

…These areas are well known for the excellence of their wines. Less is known about the Connecticut Wine Trail. Yet, one of the most pleasant ways to see the small state of Connecticut is to take it vineyard by vineyard. The Connecticut Farm Wine Development Council now encompasses 28 wineries throughout the nutmeg state.