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Burlington Jazz Festival 2011

By     |    Jun 6, 2011
Posted in: Vermont     |    No Comments

We stumbled upon Burlington at the right time — the 2011 Burlington Discover Jazz Festival just began.  It runs from June 3rd through June 11th. Yesterday night, a Sunday, the town was filled with music, but my favorite was the digeridoo guy on Church Street (who may always be around). What is Vermont anyway if not just a colder version of Australia? However, we’re getting a bit of a warped […]

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Esquire’s Best Bar In Vermont: Three Needs

By     |    Jun 3, 2011
Posted in: Bars, Booze, Beer, Etc., Vermont     |    No Comments

We’re intentionally planning very little before our trip to Burlingon, Vermont next week, but Esquire’s best bar issue came out and I had to take a look at Vermont’s showing.  Chicago has 8 bars in the compiled list.  Burlington has 1, which, per capita, is probably better … even though it feels a bit light. The bar on this list is Three Needs.  And if you trust Yelp (or this […]

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Will We Be Able To Find Good Mexican Food In Burlington, Vermont?

By     |    Jun 2, 2011
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Burlington, Vermont has got it all — Lake Champlain, mountains, cheddar cheese, universal healthcare … and we’ll be there next week on a pre-big-trip exploratory mission. But does it have Mexican food?  We’ll see. Looking forward to finding out. We’ll slurp maple syrup, eat Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, drink Magic Hat beer, and hopefully find some tasty tacos.  There will be more pictures. photo credit: Chrissy Olson

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