The House of Seven Gables {Massachusetts}

The House of Seven Gables {Massachusetts}

This house in New England was originally built in 1668 by ship owner and merchant Captain John Turner. But it is always remembered as the setting of the novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne, The House of Seven Gables. Anyone who enjoys a good gothic novel has heard of this seven gabled house. Touring this house is [...]

Salem Witch Museum {Massachusetts}

Salem Witch Museum {Massachusetts}

With Halloween coming up this week, I figured there was no better time to share with you one of the spookiest places that I have ever been- The Salem Witch Museum. In 1692 the ultra conservative Puritans experienced a brief period where their fears of the supernatural overtook their better judgement and they felt they [...]

Plymouth Rock -Pilgrim Memorial State Park {Massachusetts}

Plymouth Rock -Pilgrim Memorial State Park {Massachusetts}

I was looking through all my pictures the other day when I ran across this one picture that I took of Plymouth Rock. It was December 1620 when the Mayflower disembarked here in Plymouth Harbor and William Bradford and the pilgrims founded a new colony in a new world. There's been a lot of debate [...]