Showing posts from October, 2011

Take a Journey to Somewhere in Time at New Hampshire's Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa

Long ago, when I was a lot younger than I am now, I went to the movies to see " Somewhere in Time " with Christopher Reeve and Jane Seymour.  It was a time-traveling love story that not only left me wishing I had more tissues in my pocket but with the impression that there could be nothing more romantic than a big grand hotel like the one in the movie.  "Somewhere in Time" was filmed at the 1887  Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island in Michigan and the name is definitely spot-on however I'm very happy to say that it isn't the only grand hotel in America nor is it the only one with an interesting history - it's just the only one with that particular name! Fortunately for me, there are other grand hotels with grand names all their own and I don't need to go all the way to Michigan to find one. Instead I can just head north as there was a time when New Hampshire was the "go to destination" for travelers wanting to escape the heat of summer in th