Manchester United Fans Adopt A Pinske Bear

If you’ve not met Barre Pinske, world famous chain saw carver, or seen his work then you are missing out on some spice of life.  The joy of watching wood carving art come to life is a pleasure for people like us who get to mingle with the likes of Barre on a day to … Read more

A Romantic Fall Getaway Begins At This Vermont Inn

Close up shot of a couple holding hands

While every season here in Vermont has its charms, autumn adds an extra touch of romance. Our breathtaking foliage in shades of red and orange makes walking in the woods magical. The harvest moon is like a moody nightlight. And cooler nights are all the encouragement needed to cozy up to someone special. Yes, autumn … Read more

Romance the Rails; VT Fall Foliage Dinner Train Ride

Penny and I enjoyed a great experience last evening, riding the rails on the Green Mountain Flier.  There is nothing like a Romantic / Scenic Fall Foliage Train Ride in Vermont.  Imagine having dinner as a part of the package!   We had the pleasure of dining with Margi Graff CEO of the Okemo Valley … Read more

Discovery Bicycle Tours at Inn Victoria

Inn Victoria of Chester, Vermont recently hosted a private biking tour from Discovery Bicycle Tours.  “We are quite impressed with the professionalism of these folks”; says Penny Cote, owner of Inn Victoria.  “Discovery Bicycle tours has brought groups here before and we have always been impressed at how they run the show.  This group has … Read more

Vermont Events; Fourth of July Holiday Weekend

Inn Victoria guests may enjoy a Complementary “all-U-can-eat” BBQ Sunday evening!!! The Fourth of July Holiday Weekend is shaping up to be a fantastic event filled experience for visitors to the Okemo Valley region.  Come prepared to have a great time walking the back country roads, hiking, relaxing by the water’s edge, breathing in the clean country … Read more

Yankee Magazine

In May of 2014, author Annie Graves wrote an amazing article about Inn to Inn Walking Tours of Vermont for Yankee Magazine.  After investing five days and four nights to actually take in the tour with her husband, Annie created this timeless article entitled “Time to Daydream”.  The byline read; “An inn-to-inn walking adventure lets travelers … Read more

Vermont Sleigh Rides

Inn Victoria of Chester, a romantic Vermont B&B promotes Smokeshire Hilltop Farms for sleigh rides and more!  “We often have quests ask us about where to go for romantic Vermont sleigh rides” says Penny Cote; owner of Inn Victoria.  Although there are three main choices, Smokeshire Hilltop Farms stands out. Inn victoria is a 9 room Romantic Vermont … Read more

Best of the Best of New England B&B’s

Norwich Magazine hosted a marvelous article by author; Linda Orlomoski in February, offering a perspective of her favorite New England B&B’s.  You have to see this!  Linda has captured the Best of the Best of New England B&B’s, for sure!  For this blog, Linda has highlighted one romantic destination in each of the five New England states.   “Included … Read more

How to Run a B&B 5 Innkeeper Secrets

In 2013 Yankee Magazine wrote a full eight-page article on the life of B&B owners, Penny & Dan Cote at Inn Victoria in Chester, Vermont.  Returning four years later, Yankee Magazine is focused on “How to Run a B&B” and some secrets to success.   “Most rewarding for us”, says Penny & Dan; “are the … Read more

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