Friday, May 24, 2013

Day Trips Galore

We ended last summer with a trip to Gillette Castle. We saw it from a distance on our train trip on the Essex railroad the year before and wanted a chance to explore. Apparently William Gillette was best known for playing Sherlock Holmes.

Climbs anything in sight

Room with a view

Little Lord Eamon

Another climber

Small explorer

King of the castle

A forced stop in the action

Even the little one must climb

Each door was carved in a unique locking mechanism
Got to the beach just in time to catch one of the last sunsets of summer. At Hammonasset Beach, CT.