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Sunday, August 10, 2014
Off the beaten path: Massachusetts
When you see these photos, you may think: “No way in heck
that’s in Massachusetts!” Hence, off the beaten path in Gloucester, MA (which
some people may in and of itself find to be off the beaten path).
The medieval-style castle was entertaining to tour and fun
to photograph. The website for Hammond Castle advises guests that the building
is not wheelchair accessible. Keep in mind that it’s not truly medieval, but
the architectural design does include narrow stairs and multiple levels.
The grounds are peaceful, especially on a foggy day. The
interior isn’t as dark as the photo suggests, but seems mysterious because I
was enchanted by the windows and didn't mind that they were the focal point of
Do you have a favorite off the beaten path destination? Where?