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Sunday, August 7th, 2016

Inn at Diamond Cove: Island Serenity off the Coast of Portland, Maine

  There are few places more restful, more peaceful, than islands. The small, car-free Great Diamond Island – part of the chain of Casco Islands off the coast of Maine – is the perfect retreat from the modern world. The island was an artistic retreat visited by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Harriet Beech Stowe in

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Lobsters, Lighthouses and the Island Life: Portland, Maine

My plan for an end of summer escape was focused on finding a nice mix of culture, coastal countryside and cooler temps. I was excited…no ecstatic…to exchange Florida’s steamy hot and humid weather for New England’s seaside...