Recommendations of shopping ‘finds’ and restaurants for breakfast, lunch or dinner that are on the way, with ITINERARIES for Hudson, NY; shopping in the Berkshires, and visits to places of botanical interest.
HUDSON STYLE Warren Street cuts right through the heart of Hudson with antique shops, art galleries, clothing stores, artisanal shops and restaurants. Favorites are listed on the Hudson Style page, and it's a good idea to link to respective Web sites, as schedules vary.
BOTANICAL ITINERARY begins in West Stockbridge for breakfast, then travels to places of botanical interest before arriving in Great Barrington for lunch. suggests places to shop for clothes, furniture, toys and gifts, then maps out great dining spots all over the Berkshires.
SHOPPING ITINERARY travels from Pittsfield to Lee, then Stockbridge, Great Barrington and into Sheffield with suggestions for places to shop for clothes, furniture, toys and gifts, then maps out great dining spots in towns and villages along the way.
BERKSHIRE PICNICS suggests markets and cafes that specialize in creating picnics. Tanglewood, Jacob's Pillow and Shakespeare & Company are all popular for outdoor picnics, and in addition to cultural venues, parks and spots along the road provide great places to eat outside.