Press About The Berkshires

The Most Adorable Town in the Northeast

Yes, Great Barrington in southwestern Mass might just be the big city escape you need right now. Main Street in Great Barrington looks like a scene out of a Norman Rockwell painting—which is fitting, given its proximity to major cultural hubs like Tanglewood, the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. But whether or not you love Yo-Yo Ma (a Berkshires resident), it’s near impossible not to feel revived by Great Barrington’s fresh air, buzzy farm-to-table restaurants, and genuinely all-around friendly vibe. Think of it like a grown-up Hudson Valley, with a fraction of the hipsters. Read more about Great Barrington >>