New England - Central Massachusetts & the Berkshires (Chapter)
This is the Central Massachusetts & the Berkshires chapter from Lonely Planet's New England guidebook.
The Berkshires draws you in with a tantalizing mix of cultural offerings, verdant hills and sweet farmland. Ramble through estate homes of the once famous, listen to world-class musicians from a lawnside picnic blanket, and feast on farm-to-table cuisine at chef-driven restaurants.
- listen to the Boston Symphony as you picnic on the lawn at Tanglewood
- cruise the cafe and club scene in uberhip Northampton
- ramble about the USA’s largest contemporary art museum at MASS MoCA
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Central Massachusetts, Worcester, Sturbridge, Pioneer Valley, Springfield, South Hadley, Northampton, Amherst, Deerfield, Shelburne Falls, The Berkshires, Great Barrington & around, Tyringham, Stockbridge, Lee, Lenox, Pittsfield, Williamstown, North Adams and Mt Greylock State Reservation.
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