The Berkshires Blog

The Berkshires – A Getaway for Outdoors, Wellness and Arts Lovers

Published by Splash Magazines
By Meryl Pearlstein
November, 2020

The Berkshire Mountain area of western Massachusetts is a prime getaway during the cooler months, starting with striking foliage and pumpkin festivals and continuing with sparkling Christmas lights and celebrations. During the Gilded Age of the late 19th century, the area was known as a retreat for wealthy American tycoons and famous artists

Today, the quintessential small New England towns that comprise the Berkshires attract outdoor lovers, wellness devotees and culture seekers, transforming into a winter wonderland when the snow begins. The Berkshires – A Getaway for Outdoors, Wellness and Arts Lovers.