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September 7

Fun things to do in and around Ogunquit, Maine (mid-week).

I know this question has been asked before, but it was a few years ago and we've got the extra caveat of being there in the middle of the week during the off-season. More within. [more inside]
posted by JimBJ9 around Ogunquit, ME at 8:09 AM - 5 answers has best

August 4

Ye Old Off Ramp Inn? Portland, Maine edition

I'm looking for a cheap place to crash off Rt. 95 near (or slightly North of) Portland, ME this Friday night. I will be arriving late-ish and leaving early the next morning, so hotel amenities are a non-issue. Most of the places I'm finding, your Days Inns and Travel lodges, are $150 or so minimum. I'd prefer to do better. [more inside]
posted by bondcliff around Portland, ME at 8:49 AM - 15 answers

April 24

Help Me Have a Lovely Southern Maine Experience

O MeFites of a Maine Persuasion, please recommend to me things and places in Southern Maine in mid-May. [more inside]
posted by julen around Maine, ME at 3:15 PM - 13 answers has best

February 2

A February weekend in Maine--what to do...

Some friends and I will be in Maine next weekend--we'll be in Ogunquit and Portland. 3 women in our thirties. Looking for recs for restaurants, bars, cafes, thrift/vintage shops, and anything else interesting in either place. Thank you!
posted by namemeansgazelle around Maine, ME at 1:02 PM - 11 answers

July 21, 2013

maine camping trip

My boyfriend and I are planning a (somewhat) last minute camping trip to Maine. So far these are the details we have finalized. The trip will be from August 3-14, we will be staying in Kennebunk for a night, and we will spend 3 nights in Camden Hill State Park. [more inside]
posted by allthingsconsidered around Maine at 3:00 PM - 13 answers has best

January 31, 2013

The other Portland.

How is living in Portland, Maine? [more inside]
posted by aaanastasia around Portland, ME at 4:47 PM - 13 answers has best

November 27, 2012

Where's the Main St. in Maine?

Where in Maine can I find a classic Main Street atmosphere within commuting distance from Freeport and Portland. [more inside]
posted by kmtiszen around Freeport, ME at 9:44 AM - 28 answers

September 13, 2012

Looking to rent a cottage near Acadia National Park for Thanksgiving, but drawing a blank. Please help.

I am planning to make a trip with my family to Acadia national park during the Thanksgiving weekend in November. It will be a surprise gift for my family and having just graduated, my budget isn't too high, but I want to do the best I can for them. I am guessing that many of you have been to Acadia and could share some of your experience. We will be 3 adult couples (me/wife, my parents and my brother/wife) and are therefore looking for at least a 3-bedroom cottage. Since it is off-season there due to the winter, I had budgeted $500 for renting the cottage for 3 nights in Bar Harbor or surrounding areas. However, most cottages on homeaway, vrbo etc are at least $1000 for the week and most don't rent for less than a week - many don't rent at all after October. [more inside]
posted by libbrichus around Maine at 7:55 AM - 16 answers

September 7, 2012

Will a Prius survive Maine winters?

Is driving a Prius is Maine stupid, crazy, both or neither? [more inside]
posted by kmtiszen around Portland, ME at 6:09 PM - 30 answers

August 10, 2012

The Maine Event

Looking for travel suggestions for Downeast Maine (far northern coast) for our trip this week. Bonus points for any must see short detours to take on our long road trip from Boston Logan to the northern coast and back? We are traveling with 3 year old Mini Murrey. [more inside]
posted by murrey around Bangor, ME at 10:25 AM - 12 answers

July 1, 2012

Suggestions for Acadia National Park?

Suggestions for things to do in Acadia National Park? [more inside]
posted by Dick Laurent is Dead around Bar Harbor, ME at 4:36 PM - 6 answers

June 29, 2012

Portland Stopover!

Attending the "Gentlemen of the Road" festival in Portland, ME on August 4th. Looking for information both on the festival and on where to stay the night (cheaply!) [more inside]
posted by maryr around Portland, ME at 10:33 AM - 14 answers

June 11, 2012

What to do with a preschooler in Brunswick, Maine

What should my preschooler and I do in and around Brunswick, Maine? [more inside]
posted by madajb around Brunswick, ME at 7:36 AM - 9 answers

June 7, 2012

Dog friendly places and activities in Portland, ME?

Dog friendly places and activities in Portland, ME? [more inside]
posted by rinosaur around Portland, ME at 1:01 PM - 8 answers

May 24, 2012

Southern Maine in 2 Days

Boston to Maine for two days. How can I do the following? [more inside]
posted by bamassippi around Maine at 2:18 PM - 9 answers has best

May 21, 2012

What to do besides stalk Stephen King?

Going to Bar Harbor in a few days but.... have done absolutely no research. Any fun suggestions? [more inside]
posted by silverstatue around Bar Harbor, ME at 5:12 AM - 14 answers has best

January 15, 2012

Visiting Yogi Bear in August

Is going to a national park in late August a bad idea? [more inside]
posted by elizeh around Southwest Harbor, ME at 7:12 AM - 19 answers has best

October 6, 2011

You can't get there from here

Road tripping through VT and NH to Portland, Maine between Sunday and Tuesday, with a pretty open schedule. What should I do and see? [more inside]
posted by hanoixan around Portland, ME at 1:33 PM - 16 answers

October 2, 2011

Highway accessible Maine lodging

I would like to take my family leaf-peeping in Maine in our new car next weekend... [more inside]
posted by Rafaelloello around Maine at 9:19 PM - 6 answers

September 16, 2011

Recommend a day trip by boat from Portland, Maine.

Recommend a day trip by boat from Portland, Maine. [more inside]
posted by Xalf around Portland, ME at 4:32 AM - 13 answers has best