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Originally a small fishing community and artists’ colony, the Cove is a charming area that consists of local independent shops, restaurants and scenic outlooks.
Location:Ogunquit, Maine, USA
A regional theater at 10 Main Street in Ogunquit, Maine. The Ogunquit Playhouse is one of the last remaining summer theatres from the Straw Hat Circuit, also referred to as Summer Stock, still producing live musical theatre.
Location:10 Main St, Ogunquit, ME 03907, United States
A small art museum located on the coast in Ogunquit, Maine. The museum houses over 3,000 pieces in its permanent collection. The Ogunquit Museum of American Art collects and exhibits modern and contemporary American art.
Location:543 Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME 03907, United States
Large, white sand beach popular in the summer for swimming, sunbathing, picnicking & sunset views.
A beautiful quieter stretch of sand, connected by a namesake “footbridge” or you can walk here continuing north east beyond the main part of Ogunquit Beach. Whether you like to stroll, sun bath, swim or surf, you will find your beach here.
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With its ocean views, plentiful benches, and nearby downtown Ogunquit, the Marginal Way in Maine is one of New England’s most beloved scenic coastal walks.
Most photographed lighthouse, and certainly one of the easiest to get to, Nubble Light poses on its own islet just off the rocky point of Cape Neddick. Especially on a rising tide, the surf usually obliges photographers with a few waves breaking into froth against the rocks.
Location:Sohier Park Rd, York, ME 03909, United States
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Known for its beaches, including long, sandy Goose Rocks Beach and smaller Arundel Beach. The Seashore Trolley Museum displays a huge collection of streetcars. Dating to 1887, St. Ann’s Episcopal Church is a rustic stone church on grassy grounds with ocean views.
One of Maine’s most recognizable structures. It’s in the Kennebunkport neighborhood of Cape Porpoise, a little coastal community. A charming functioning fishing harbor and this famed fish house on stilts may be found in the village.
Location:48 Langsford Rd, Kennebunkport, ME 04046, United States
An unabashed old-fashioned beach resort, Old Orchard Beach revels in the somewhat tacky honky-tonk atmosphere of its pier and thrill rides at New England’s only remaining full-scale amusement park on a beach.
Old Orchard Beach
Has all the expected rides: a Ferris wheel right over the waves, a roller coaster, an old-fashioned carousel, bumper cars, and a dozen or so other kid-pleasers. Pier stands and street-side windows sell fries, soft ice-cream, saltwater taffy, and fried dough.
Location:1 Old Orchard St, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064, United States
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Ogunquit to Portland via Car
In the historic Old Port District, enjoy views of Portland’s working waterfront and Casco Bay.
Location:65 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101, United States
The largest and oldest public art institution in the U.S. state of Maine. Founded as the Portland Society of Art in 1882. It is located in the downtown area known as The Arts District in Portland, Maine
Location:7 Congress Sq, Portland, ME 04101, United States
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A historic lighthouse in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. The light station sits on a head of land at the entrance of the primary shipping channel into Portland Harbor, which is within Casco Bay in the Gulf of Maine. Completed in 1791, it is the oldest lighthouse in Maine
Location:12 Captain Strout Cir, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107, United States
Cut our way through the emerald sea with our sails pulling us onwards. Maybe today we will visit a small coastal village with a charm and history all its own.
Location:11 Front Street Rockland, Maine 04841
Tiny, busy seafood joint with a raw bar, lobster rolls & creative New England fare, plus cocktails.
Location:86 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101, United States
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Portland to Camden via Car
Strolling the paths through this 270-acre garden, it’s almost impossible to believe that it opened as recently as 2007. The profusion of bloom and the size of the well-manicured and creatively designed gardens achieve the sense that they have been pampered by generations of devoted horticulturalists.
Location:105 Botanical Gdns Dr, Boothbay, ME 04537, United States
Dating back to 1835, this Victorian-style B&B is a 3-minute walk from the water and 8.4 miles from the Farnsworth Art Museum.
Location:41 Elm St, Camden, ME 04843, United States
This is a very popular area for hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking, so you’ll likely encounter other people while exploring. The best times to visit this trail are May through October. Dogs are welcome, but must be on a leash.
Location:Camden Hills State Park, Maine
A 66-acre private park and nature center with walking trails, an arboretum, and several themed gardens
Location:30 Conway Rd, Camden, ME 04843, United States