Northampton, MA: A Place Called Paradise?

Ideal Weekend Getaway from Boston

We would argue it’s a great getaway from anywhere… and stay longer, if you can. In her blog “Around the World L,” Lillie does a great job capturing the town’s charm and offerings. Add it to the travel bucket list, GRGLers.

Belly full? Bop down the street towards some culture: the Smith College Museum of Art. “Ah, yes,” you might be saying, “I forgot that Smith College is in Northampton!” Indeed it is, and the college is part of the reason the town is so vibrant, creative, smart, and yummy.

Read: Northampton, MA: Ideal Weekend Getaway from Boston

Lillie paints a great picture and her assessment is supported by the musings of many visitors – even Swedish opera singer Jenny Lind called it “paradise.”

If you like Lillie’s snaps of the town today, perhaps this read will interest you as well: Northampton (MA) (Images of America)

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