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Garden Tours blossom throughout Maine in 2019

Take time to smell the flowers during annual garden tours throughout Maine. While most tours occur on only one day each summer, a few...
The Inn by the Sea is one of roughly two dozen inns, hotels, motels, and resorts that offer 50% off the rate during the annual Hospitality for Habit promo each spring. Courtesy photo

Hospitality for Habitat offers cheap sleeps at primo Maine lodgings

Check out Hospitality for Habitat and check into one of Maine's finer accommodations this spring at a great rate, while supporting a worthy cause....
What to do in Quebec City

What to see and do in Quebec City, plus where to eat and sleep

Wondering what to see and do in Quebec City? I can help. Since I live in Maine, I consider Quebec City as my extended...
Participate in or watch the annual tobogganing championships at the Camden Snow Bowl.

Don’t miss these uber fun, only-in-Maine winter events

I love Maine in winter. I embrace the quietude, love playing outdoors in the snow, and I especially love the special events...
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...