15 Best Beaches in Maine for Your Bucket List

Maine may not be the first state in the US that comes to mind when you think “beach vacation,” but Maine’s location at the northeastern most tip of the country puts its beaches in a category all their own! You’ll find beaches absolutely bursting with amenities and amusements and little hideaway coves that are the …

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8 Great Things to Do in Rockland Maine

Maine is known as “Vacationland” for good reason. There may be no better place in New England to have a fantastic getaway! If you’re looking for the best things to do in Rockland, Maine, we’ve got you covered. From adventures to culture to dining, here’s what we recommend for your Mid-Coast Maine vacation. We’ve loved …

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5 Beautiful Lighthouses in Portland Maine

Fun fact: often credited as the most photographed lighthouse in the world, Portland Head Light isn’t actually in Portland. Indeed, there are exactly zero lighthouses in Portland Maine proper. The gorgeous shots of lighthouses on the front of every tourism brochure for the area sure don’t make that obvious, but the 20-minute drive from Portland …

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12 Exceptional Airbnb Portland Maine Rentals

Portland, Maine is an absolute must-visit whether you’re visiting New England for the first time or you’ve lived in the area all your life. This city is located right on the waterfront and is filled with breathtaking views that can’t be beaten anywhere else in the northeast. Finding a place to stay in Portland might …

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20 of the Best Airbnbs in Maine You’ll Want to Book Now

Maine is a fabulous New England destination for so many reasons. Whether you’re exploring the “big city” of Portland or adventuring along the rugged cliffs of Acadia National Park, you’re bound to have a fantastic time. But where should you stay? Our Maine Airbnb guide is here to help you out, with 20 of the …

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Dawnland Destinations: Best Spots to Watch the Sunrise in Maine

At the eastern extremity of the continental United States, Maine’s more than 3000 miles of coastal frontage lends itself to an endless array of beautiful destinations to watch the day’s early light race across the horizon.  The sun’s rays hit Maine’s coast first before anywhere else in the country. The region’s relationship with the sunrise …

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The Perfect 3 Day Itinerary: Acadia National Park & Bar Harbor

Do you dream of visiting the coast of Maine? Do you envision iconic lighthouses set on rocky shores, pots filled to the brim with bright red lobsters, pine trees towering overhead? 3 days in Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park should do the trick. That perfect Maine vision is what you will find on beautiful …

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A Winter Blues Cure-All: Maine’s Best Lobster Pounds and Fry Shacks 

A touch of the winter blues isn’t exactly unreasonable as we head into January with frigid temperatures and less snow throughout Maine than usual. Though we’re all eagerly awaiting fresh powder and frozen lakes for outdoor winter fun and gorgeous winter landscapes frosted in white, thoughts of sunny summer days are an understandable sliver of …

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5 Most Striking Waterfalls in Maine

Maine’s natural landscapes—coastal granite cliffs, mountaintop rock spires, rolling farmland, crystal clear lakes, and everything in between—position the state as a touristic haven for outdoor adventure and long road trips on the hunt for scenic splendor.  The lakes and mountains of western and northern Maine are a clear crown jewel of exploration, and the combination …

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7 Reasons Why Christmas in Maine is the Absolute Best

You can’t swing a bean boot or a shuck an oyster without bumping into a Mainer truly convinced that Maine is the best possible place to live and willing to explain exactly why in resounding detail.  There’s no shortage of reasons, we’re inclined to agree. But frosty mornings and a sudden, near-constant craving for hot …

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