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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-sumertime... 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...
It's possible to climb to the inn's cupola for 360-degree views. ©Hilary Nangle

Checking In: Black Point Inn, Prouts Neck, Scarborough, Maine

When it comes to location, few Maine hotels can rival that of the Black Point Inn. Built in 1878 at the tip of Scarborough's...
Portland's new food tour educates diners while feeding them. @Hilary Nangle

Maine Food for Thought tour emphasizes local and sustainable fare

New England seafood chowder kicks off Portland's new Maine Food for Thought walking tour. The three-hour luncheon taste and tell, created by Sarah and...
When you're ready to enjoy a lobster, skip the fancy restaurants and choose a Maine lobster shack. ©Hilary nangle

The Maine Travel Maven’s Favorite Maine Lobster Shacks

When I eat lobster, I take no prisoners. All that’s identifiable in the carnage left behind are the eyes, antennae, swimmeretes (those feathery appendages...

2018 Garden Tours blossom throughout Maine

Take time to smell the flowers during annual garden tours throughout Maine. While most tours occur on only one day each summer, a few...