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Acadia - Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse

My wife and I spent last Thursday to Sunday up in Acadia National Park.  She’s in the midst of switching jobs so the week in-between presented us with a nice excuse for a short vacation.   139 more words


Charlottetown, PEI

We arrived in Charlottetown on the 20th, a direct flight from Ottawa, about 80 minutes    considering the distance 1000 Km. We could have driven it over 2.5 days but frankly I found that just a bit too long for me, since I am the single driver. 1,010 more words

Downeast roadtrip day 6 - Acadia too

More rain was forecast so we had a leisurely start, but in fact it was merely overcast as we hopped on the bus again and set out to climb Pemetic Mountain. 218 more words


Downeast roadtrip day 5 - Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park is a wild and beautiful section of Mount Desert island. It has been part of the federal park service since 1916, and an officially-designated national park since 1919. 371 more words


Downeast roadtrip day 4 - Portland to Bar Harbor

Today started with possibly the best breakfast ever – coffee and cinnamon rolls (which I could actually eat!) at the wonderful Bam Bam bakery. They were so good we bought more for the following day, as well as some bread and other treats too! 236 more words