10 Fun Things to do in Lubec, Maine

Itching for a Maine vacation with lots of adventure, salty air, and open spaces? As Maine’s coastal towns and villages become more popular destinations, tourists are driving farther up the shoreline for quieter getaways.  We love Portland, Boothbay, and Bar Harbor, but all these well-known destinations aren’t without issues—crowds, parking, and rental availability most of …

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Top 10 Things To Do In Biddeford, Maine

You may not have noticed if you don’t live in the area—but Biddeford, Maine is having a moment. As housing costs in Portland and surrounding commuter neighborhoods skyrocket, more folks are heading twenty minutes south to Biddeford for lower rents, less crowds, and a more tight-knit community.  The result has been a rapid expansion of …

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9 Breathtaking Maine State Parks

From epic coastlines to classic New England small towns, the state of Maine truly has it all. Maine has great state parks, but with so many to choose from, it can be hard deciding which ones are worth visiting… this post can help! This post includes all of the top state parks in Maine, most …

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Where to See Puffins in Maine

Photo Credit: Justin Smulski When visitors start planning a trip to the Maine coast, a few things immediately come to mind—lobsters, lighthouses, diminutive fishing villages, and lots of scenic vistas.  But if you time your trip just right and are up for some planning, you might be lucky enough to catch a glimpse of a …

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20 Fantastic Historic Sites in Maine

While many people visit Maine for the incredible seafood and coastal views, there’s also a lot of history and culture in the state worth exploring. If you’re looking for more than just delicious seafood and cute coastal towns, check out this list of the best historic sites in Maine. Historic sites in Maine include beautiful …

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10 Best Hotels in Portland Maine

People are really catching on to how incredible the dynamic city of Portland, Maine is. With droves of transplants moving into the city and over 5 million yearly visitors, Portland is booming. Because of this recent population and tourism explosion, I honestly wouldn’t be surprised if it became the next Nashville or Austin within 5 …

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7 Spots for the Best Breakfast in Portland Maine

There’s something magical about Portland, ME. From the magnificent lighthouses and craggy coastline to the ocean air and cobblestone streets of Old Port, this small Maine city feels timeless. But don’t mistake its history and old-school charm for it being behind the times. Believe it or not, this destination has one of the most innovative …

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9 Awesome Breweries in Portland Maine

Maine is consistently ranked as one of the top states in numbers of breweries per capita, and Mainers take their beer very seriously. With a population of approximately 66,000, Portland is Maine’s largest city, but by no means a large city. Yet, you would never know it from the abundance of food and drink options! …

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8 Best Coffee Shops In Portland Maine

Picture an overcast October morning in a quaint seaside city. The waves lap against the harbor docks as you wrap your scarf a little tighter. You open the door to a cozy local coffee shop and are met with the sweet aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans. That’s when you realize you’re totally in love …

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15 Fantastic Things to Do in Moosehead Lake, Maine

Maine’s Moosehead Lake is one of Maine’s most gorgeous travel destinations, and there are so many incredible things to do in the Moosehead Lake region! Maine adventure meets peaceful tranquility for a getaway that is restorative and rejuvenating in the very best of ways in this hidden gem of New England. Planning a trip to …

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