Yuletide at Winterthur

The Marlboro Room at Winterthur where the family gathered to unwrap their packages.

The Brandywine Valley is blessed with a multitude of beautiful attractions during the Christmas season.   Everyone knows of Longwood Gardens, of course.  Other du Pont estates in our area include Hagley and Nemours Mansion and Gardens.  The  One of the most spectacular … Continue reading

Why does Huffington Post Recommend Staying at Bed & Breakfasts

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Just had to share the article from Huffington Post from April of 2014.  You can’t get a much better recommendation than the Huffington post.   It points out that the old ideas of a bed and breakfast such as sharing … Continue reading

Hamanassett Guests Attend Downton Abbey Cocktail Party at Winterthur

Guests of Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast, Lady Diane and Sir Michael,  had a wonderful evening at the Downton Abbey cocktail party on Saturday evening, July 26.  They dressed beautifully; she in a stunning royal blue gown with over the elbows … Continue reading

Exciting Events for Thanksgiving and Christmas in the Brandywine Valley

All year long we consider ourselves so fortunate to live in such a beautiful area.  This is even more true during the holiday season.  Below are just a few of the events going on the Brandywine Valley during November and … Continue reading