Travel on the Side

What a different a day makes! After yesterday’s (see blog post) rain and fog, I awoke to blue skies and sunshine. Headed out the door at around 6:30am and drove to...

After waking up in Lubec, Maine (see blog post from yesterday), I got in my rental car and headed west on Maine Highway 189 until it joined US Highway 1 at...

In downtown Portland, Maine for a meeting. I had driven around Portland several times, but never stopped downtown. Lots of inviting restaurants, cafes, and shops. I popped in to the Portland...

The leaves are at their peak for fall foliage. I headed over to Mount Agamenticus (also known as “Mount A” or “Big A”) to do some hiking. Located near Ogunquit and...

The Portland Head Light is iconic New England. So much so that once when I was at the Red Lobster it was the cover photo on their menu. I had wanted...

Decided to get up early and take a drive along the southern Maine coast. Leaving Manchester, New Hampshire, I headed over to Interstate 95 which becomes the Maine Turnpike. I exited...

Took a quick drive this afternoon to some rural areas outside of Manchester, New Hampshire. The fall colors are really pretty right now. Spotted some gorgeous colors in…well…some cemeteries. Is that...

Miller State Park near Peterborough, New Hampshire features a road to take you to the summit of Pack Monadnock (2,290 feet) where you’ll have great views of the Wapack Range. After...

On the way back from Acadia National Park, I stopped in Bucksport, Maine, on the Penobscot River. I toured around Fort Knox State Park. The fort was built in the mid-1800s...