St. Michael’s College
Claire is an Alumna from Newbury, Massachusetts. One quirky fact about Claire..."I once ran into someone I'd never met from my hometown — while hiking the Great Wall of China!"
Fun fact about Saint Michael's College and the surrounding town: Burlington, Vermont is a great place and the perfect college area, but the surrounding towns aren't to be overlooked! Some of the best spots for food and fun require a little exploring.
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor: Ben & Jerry's, of course! My favorites are Chunky Monkey and Frozen Flakes.
Bakery and Favorite Sweet: My Little Cupcake.
Where to Grab a Coffee or Tea: Uncommon Grounds Coffee & Tea.
Burger Joint and Fries: Al's French Frys.
Finger Licking Good BBQ Spot: Bluebird Barbecue.
Vegetarian Hot Spot: Juicebox.
Pizzeria: Folino's Wood Fired Pizza. Try their Firecracker Shrimp pizza!
Diner and Favorite Dish: Our House Bistro. Any one of their specialty mac and cheeses is a must, but the cheeseburger mac is my personal favorite!
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate: El Gato Cantina.
Where you would love your parents to take you for Parents weekend: Anywhere on Church Street. There's something for everyone!
Things to do:
Where to go for yoga, exercise classes, or the gym: Laughing River Yoga.
Best Dive Bar: The Archives Arcade Bar.
Night Spot for Music: Higher Ground.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang: "The View" across the street. It lives up to its name!
Hotel or B&B recommendation: The Hilton Burlington is perfect for a family visit. It's right in Burlington and has a great view of Lake Champlain!