Brignole Vineyard Brings a Taste of Napa to Connecticut.

We all know by now that I really love vineyards. My Italian roots run deep, and as an Italian, I believe a good glass of wine is good for the soul. Don’t take my word for it, however, read some of the studies on red wine and how it may help with the longevity of our…

Daytripping in Litchfield County

The past few months I have been traveling a lot, mainly out to the other New England states. I’ve been cheating on Connecticut as my first love has always been Vermont. I’m a Vermonter at heart, what could I say! I live for simple days, and an era that has gone by. I live for…

Autumn Comes Early to Litchfield County

Editors Note: It’s been a while! Due to exciting last minute summer days, and Tropical storm Irene impacting the region, it has been a rather busy couple of weeks. Now, onto the show! It wasn’t long ago that we were practically shoveling snow of our roofs. It also wasn’t long ago that we were thinking…

Tourism in Litchfield County with a New York State of Mind

The weekends become busy. The sidewalks become a gala for window shopping. The roads are filled with free flowing spirits who set their sights to capture the best possible view for their photo albums. They are the Litchfield County weekenders, the folks who make the two hour drive up from the city to catch a…

Why Kent is number one

Yankee magazine, which is the voice of New England, recently rated Kent,CT here in Litchfield county as the number one town in all of New England for autumn foliage. Today, I decided to venture out to find out just what made Kent such a special place. I’ve been to Kent hundreds of times and have…

Autumn delight and all its sights.

Autumn is a great time of year here in Connecticut‘s Litchfield Hills. No place else in Connecticut can you experience the magic of the season as hillsides come alive! Our region is a tourist destination discovered by many this time of year. Leaf peepers continue to come out and catch up on some terrific photography…

Time for change

As the lazy days of summer fade away, we reflect on all the memories that were created. So many of us longed for the summer to come about so we can break out of our shells and escape the ordinary. Wether we spent those lazy days by the ocean waves on the beach, or on…

Telling your story

Here at In touch…with the Litchfield Hills, we strive to become a bigger part of the community. We strive to promote the Litchfield Hills region to the world. We strive to tell the story of life in the Litchfield Hills in a diffrent way. Today, is the dawn of a new day. Today, we announce…

Leaf peepers, start your engines!

  Autumn is a wonderful time of year here in the Litchfield Hills. It’s the time of year that these hills really come alive. Displaying it’s vibrant colors and attracting visitors by the droves. We’re used to early fall’s here in the hills being how our climate is, however this year, we’re starting even earlier. …