One of the most common bucket list items for people visiting Maine: eat lobster. Fresh out of the ocean and simply prepared, it is a delicacy you can pay dearly for if you eat it elsewhere on earth. The two common ways to eat lobster are: Boiled. You get the whole lobster on a plate… Read More


You’re on a family vacation, congratulations! The great thing is there are plenty of fun things to do with kids on your vacation. Check out kid friendly hikes. Hope’s book Ten Days In Acadia is a hiking guide for kids, written by a local with tons of hiking experience. You can buy it online or… Read More


The word ‘bar’ might be part of Bar Harbor but it’s not necessarily known for its night life. That said, being single in this town for the better part of a decade, there are definitely better places to meet people than others. Here is the scene at the five best bars you could get picked… Read More