Fall Break '08
We visited Old Salem
which reminded me a lot of our visit to Colonial Williamsburg in VA.
The only thing that sort of spoiled the feel was that Old Salem
allows cars to drive through "town" and Colonial Williamsburg did
Old Salem is a Moravian
settlement and consists of more buildings than you can tour in an
afternoon. If you go, don't miss the Bakery and their special
Sugar Cake. We had perfect weather for the visit and enjoyed
*the backgrounds for
these two pages were actually taken at Old Salem*
of the "brothers" at the Single Brother's house. Only single
men could live there and I think it could house about 150.
There was a Single Sister's house across the way.
Some of the brothers
that lived at the house were joiners. They didn't actually
have work space at the house, but this is set up to show you how
their work area would look.
You could take a carriage ride around
The home of a
This is now a restaurant
Graphics by C.