36 Hours in Burlington, Vermont.: Things to Do and See

2 p.m. Shop for beeswax candles

Take some time to pop into Bristol’s inviting shops. At Silkworm, mine a trove of funky vintage statement pieces like moto jackets, hand-knit sweaters and pretty lingerie, nearly all from the 1970s onward. Stop into Vermont HoneyLights for a 100-percent beeswax candle made from local bees, choosing from iconic votives and food shapes, like an artichoke or cauliflower. At Island Girl Jewelry, Audrey Beckwith designs geometric earrings and bangles reminiscent of Barbados, where she worked for a period in her husband’s family jewelry business. On Mountain View Street, grab a fennel-pollen-and-strawberry chocolate bar (yes, that exists) from Farmhouse Chocolates ($8) and then

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