As a Feng Shui consultant, I have been entranced with Saratoga Springs and the surrounding communities for a long time.
First, the architecture is rich with charm, character, and history. From the historic Old Bryon Inn, multitudes of Victorian and craftsman homes, modern mansions, and beautiful churches, there are feasts for the eyes everywhere.
“The residents of Saratoga take great pride in their surroundings and it shows.”
I have found over the years that the residents of Saratoga have, as a rule, as much charm and character as the landscape. They take great pride in their surroundings and it shows. Whatever the season, there are decorations like lush flowerbeds, hanging planters, and mini gardens outside each business, and even uniquely decorated horses in themes to fit the sponsoring business.
All of these things speak to how much these people love their town.
Every holiday is richly celebrated and care is taken to have themes that reflect history. The house tours, Victorian street walks, holiday open houses, and the fabulous First Night on New Year’s Eve are just some of the ways this local pride is celebrated. (more…)