Beer, Cool Cars and Trains – A Visit to Boothbay Railway Village Event: 50th Annual Antique Auto Days Rails, Tails and Ales July 19th 2014

The 50th Annual Antique Auto Days: Rails Tails and Ales is This Weekend… we took a few pictures..enjoy! Boothbay Railway Village, and the kids enjoyed the train.. The train station.., the museum historical artifacts, and tractors, automobiles, and history the Boothbay Railway in known for preserving.   The kids loved the train exhibits, vintage collections, […]

camping, inflatables, airplanes, the flying fisherman, and langlais

I’d been promising my daughter to do something “fun” for awhile now and it was time to fulfill that promise. I also had my 13 year old son, (who has an affinity for non-stop video game action), to tag along. The plan was to arrive on a Saturday, camp the night, and then Whitewater Raft […]

Summer is here, now what…

The official first day of summer is this Saturday, June 21st, and also indicates the farthest point of the sun, north of the equator! Welcome to summer in Maine! Well, you got here, congratulations, now what? Since there is more sun, you could take some time outside and garden…. …visit Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay. With […]

Planning your Maine Summer..

Its about time to start planning your summer Maine Vacation! There are many ‘things to do” in Maine and here are a few ideas to start you off…. First you’ll have to get here and there is no better way than The Amtrak Downeaster! Rafting the Kennebec, Dead or Penobscot Rivers  Plenty of good reputable rafting […]

2014 Baseball Season in Maine and “Was Baseball Really Invented in Maine??”

Maine baseball is pretty much here, and its a great thing to do in Maine. In fact Maine has hosted baseball games since the 1800’s  – Check out a book called “Was Baseball Really Invented in Maine” written by Will Anderson, which provides “A Wonderful Travel Back To The Game’s Glorious Past.” Local Schools, College, Professional […]

Big Snow = Awesome Whitewater Rafting in the Spring in Maine!

The snow has fallen again and again in Maine, which means that snow will turn into water and runoff resulting in full lakes and rivers in the spring! This can only mean one thing…. superb whitewater rafting in Maine! Don’t wait to get your select dates for Whitewater Rafting on the Kennebec, Dead or Penobscot […]

Find a local Maine Brewery and Drink Maine Beer!

Beer, is a #MaineThingToDo? We think so. There are many small (and a few large) breweries in Maine. You can see a complete list here. Many of these Breweries feature tastings and tours on specific days. Maine also has a couple of nice chauffeured Beer Tours in the Portland area, notably Maine Beer Tours, and […]

101 Things To Do In Vacationland

Our 101 Things To Do in Vacationland List – these are not ranked and always change, have an idea for one? email us! Save a Puffin Tour Maine Islands Experience the North Maine Woods Sailing in Maine Climb Katahdin Discover Whoopie Pies Catch / Eat Maine Lobster Feed a Moose, No Don’t! Moose Safari Skateboarding […]