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Garden's Aglow, Maine

All agog about Maine’s Gardens Aglow

Brighten the season with Maine's Gardens Aglow, the annual holiday light extravaganza at the Maine Coastal Botanical Gardens in Boothbay. If this vibrant illumination isn't...
Restaurant week portsmouth

Plan now: Restaurant Week Portsmouth & the Seacoast

Hungry for something new? Restaurant Week Portsmouth & the Seacoast, Nov. 8-17, provides a delicious way to try new restaurants or return to old...

Top 10: Best of Rockland, Maine

  Wondering where to start when it comes to the finding the best of Rockland? Right here. Rockland rocks. Named a Distinctive Destination by the National...
Monhegan Island is an easy day trip from mid-coast Maine.

Monhegan Island seduces artists, birders, hikers, dreamers, and drifters

Ahhhh! The Artists' Island. Take a walk about Monhegan Island, and it's easy to see how it earned that moniker. Everywhere you look is...
Spend an hour at the Alexander Art Trail, a sculpture trail just inland of down east Maine. ©Hilary Nangle

Discover down east Maine’s Alexander Art Trail sculpture park

Finding the Alexander Art Trail requires noodling through the back of beyond, but this unique—in the truest sense of the word—sculpture park sited amidst...

Checking In: Spruce Point Inn, Boothbay Harbor

From the minute one arrives at Maine's Spruce Point Inn, there’s a sense of ahhhh. The oceanfront resort sprawls over 57 landscaped acres salted...
Never miss an opportunity for Maine-made ice cream. ©hilary nangle

Craving fresh, Maine-made ice cream? Here’s where to find it statewide

I scream, you scream for Maine-made ice cream Summertime, summertime, sum-sum-summertime... Years ago, when I edited a specialty food publication, the president of one large out-of-state...
Sailing, like whitewater rafting, canoeing, hiking, and birding, are just a few examples of some great Maine summer adventures. ©Hilary Nangle

Vacation bucket list: 10 terrific Maine summer adventures

Ready to play? Spice up your life by adding one or more of these 10 made-for-the-memory-books Maine summer adventures to your travel plans. Whether...
Escape to the ocean-front Inn at Ocean's Edge in Lincolnville, Maine. Courtesy photo

Checking In: Inn at Ocean’s Edge, Lincolnville, Maine

The splurge-worthy Inn at Ocean's Edge delivers on its name. Tucked well off Route 1 in Lincolnville, this Maine inn's seven-acre property descends to...

Skowhegan Moose Festival celebrates Maine’s gangly beast

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E85gnSue2fE&feature=youtu.be Roger Lambert, a Master Maine Guide demonstrates the two types of Moose calls, a cow call and a bull grunt Be part of a Guinness...