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5 Reasons to Plan a Summer Weekend in the Berkshires

The Berkshire Hills region of Western Massachusetts has often been described as “America’s premier cultural resort,” and one visit is all it takes to understand why. Its history as a popular vacation retreat for turn-of-the-century urban elite set in motion a tradition of art and hospitality that continues to thrive here more than a century later. A visit to the Berkshires, especially in summer, is guaranteed to be one of entertainment, education, and relaxation, bolstered by beautiful scenery, fine historic inns, and delectable food. What’s not to love? Here are five reasons to plan your perfect summer weekend in the Berkshires. Read more about the five reasons to stay in the Berkshires >>