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May 17, 2013
Bailey Island Maine, Giant Stairs, Attractions, Hotels
From the Giant Stairs on Bailey Island Maine to the shimmering waters of Casco Bay and the rustic Bailey Island hotels this unique island is well worth a visit.
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May 03, 2013
Maine Festivals 2013
Maine festivals in summer, fall, winter and spring are fun celebrations of Maine's distinct seasons. List of the most popular and best festivals for 2013.
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Apr 30, 2013
Activities and Events in Maine June 2013
Activities and events in Maine, June 2013 lists the best things to do in Maine in June, Old Port Festival, Boothbay Windjammer Days, Bluegrass Festival and more.
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Apr 28, 2013
2013 Rockland, Maine Lobster Festival
There is the Big Parade - with marching bands, floats and a newly crowned Sea Princess (with her court, of course), carnival rides, arts and crafts, games, contests and activities for all ages...
...and 20,000 pounds of fresh Maine lobster. Just a few of the many reasons why thousands of people come to the Rockland, Maine Lobster Festival each year!
Apr 24, 2013
Senior Travel Maine - Tip and Recommendations
Senior travel in Maine is perfect! Whether you are looking for a slow-paced getaway or adventure travel you can easily find the right mix of fun things to do.
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Apr 17, 2013
Riding the Maine Eastern Railroad - All Aboard!
Relax on the Maine Eastern Railroad as you travel from Brunswick to Bath, and on to Wiscasset and Rockland. Or, start your adventure in Boston aboard the Amtrak Downeaster.
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Apr 16, 2013
Southwest Airlines Service to Portland, Maine
Do you live near an airport that is serviced by Southwest? If so, taking a Maine vacation may have just gotten easier for you.
As of April 14, 2013, Portland, Maine began welcoming Southwest flights (via AirTran Airways). Since Portland is conveniently located to many great Maine vacation spots, that should be VERY good news to lots of tourists!
Apr 12, 2013
Activities and Events in Maine 2013 - Things to do in
The activities and events in Maine list includes the best things to do in Maine, Summer, Fall, Winter and Spring, and links to monthly calendar of events.
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Apr 12, 2013
Memorial Day Maine Getaways
Memorial Day Maine vacations - the pros and cons. What to expect on Memorial Day getaways in Maine, from a dip in the Atlantic to finding fresh Maine lobster.
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Mar 29, 2013
Maine Boat Show 2013 Information
Maine Boat Show 2013, New Hampshire Boat Show and New England Boat Show Information, including website addresses and contact phone numbers.
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Mar 28, 2013
Activities and Events in Maine April 2013
Activities and events in Maine April 2013 lists the best things to do in Maine in April, Sugarloaf Reggae Festival, Boothbay Fishermen's Festival and more.
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Mar 21, 2013
Maine Easter Events 2013
Fun Maine Easter events for 2013 include Easter Egg Hunts, Photos with the Easter Bunny, Easter Brunch, Sunrise Service, and surprise kid's activities!
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Mar 19, 2013
Acadia National Park Maine, Map and Information
Information on Acadia National Park Maine - visitor centers, Acadia National Park map, and how to locate an Acadia bus, and trolley tours.
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Mar 18, 2013
Camping in Bar Harbor, Maine
Although there are several luxury resorts in Bar Harbor, Maine and quite a few comfy motels, local campgrounds can provide an equally memorable Downeast experience. Along with campgrounds in Acadia National Park...
...there are several places to rough-it on Mount Desert Island. Places that offer not only the expected, but a few surprises as well! How does a cabin tent rental, a furnished trailers or a rustic cabin sound. What about oceanfront lots?
Mar 13, 2013
Romantic Getaways in Maine - Top Picks
Romantic getaways in Maine, whether for a wedding or honeymoon in Maine, or other celebration, can be wonderful occasions at these top rated lodging accommodations.
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Mar 03, 2013
St. Patrick's Day Maine 2013, Events and Activities
St. Patrick's Day Maine 2013 will be have fun events and activities. Parades, road races, Irish jigs, lots of corned beef and cabbage are on the March calendar.
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Feb 24, 2013
Maine Lobster Boat Races 2013 Schedule
The Maine Lobster Boat Races 2013 schedule has been announced! Fromm Portland to Easport you will not want to miss one of the most unique things to do in Maine this summer!
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Feb 24, 2013
Maine Lobster Festival 2013
Maine Lobster Festival 2013 - 20,000 pounds of fresh Maine lobster are waiting for you in Rockland, Maine. Information about the lobster fest and lodging.
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Feb 19, 2013
Port Clyde, Maine - a Perfectly Peaceful Retreat
Have you ever felt you needed a vacation from your vacation? If that happens to you when visiting Maine, and if you are near the Midcoast...
...a drive out to the tiny fishing village of Port Clyde might prove to be the perfect getaway!
Feb 10, 2013
Portland, Maine, a Perfect Four-Season Getaway
Although many vacationers like the solitude that can be found in many of Maine's coastal towns during the off-season, other people prefer to visit places that have a year-round vibrancy. For those travelers...
...Portland, Maine's largest city is a perfect choice. With so many great restaurants, art galleries, museums and distinctive shops, weather is rarely an issue here!
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