Michigans of New York

Just across the lake in Plattsburgh, NY was born a roadside delicacy known as “Michigans,” which are a favorite road food for many motorcyclists around here. There are several establishments that have their own variety, my personal favorite is from…

Ethan Allen Tower

Ethan Allen Tower is an iconic, 40-foot stone tower atop the highest point in Burlington, VT, a site known asĀ  “Indian Rock” due to its historical use by the Abenaki to watch for Iroquois and Mohawk boats approaching from the…

Crossing Lake Champlain

I live in Vermont, however, my family lives in New York. In between the two lands lies this large body of water known as Lake Champlain. The lake is named after Samuel de Champlain, a French soldier and explorer who…

What’s a Creemee?

Vermont is a maple and dairy state, and few roadside treats carry as much swagger as a maple creemee. “A what?” you are probably asking, “Creemee”… no “A” and no “I.” I know, it’s weird, I refused to use the…