I think that if I had the choice of country town to live in, Orange would be my choice. Except if you asked me in July, when somewhere warm would win. Orange has gorgeous old buildings, all the advantages of a big town (but not too big), and at this time of year, gorgeous Autumn colours.
Back in 2002 Country Boy and I considered buying a house and moving there. We still talk about which house we would have bought, had we decided to move. We still can’t agree, which may be why we never moved there. In any event, we stayed in the mountains, and you know how things went from there.
Orange is only a few hours from our farm, and is where Country Boy’s brother lives so we get up there a couple of times each year. No matter what the season, I always love to go for a walk to the park. So we did….