Travel

Wiscasset, Maine

Photograph by Susan Cole Kelly

A River Town’s Treasures

Roadtrips

Wiscasset’s infamous traffic jams are your cue to stop and explore. The village on the Sheepscot is chockablock with antiques shops, boutiques, and splendid ship captains’ homes.

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The Woods Maine, Pete Nelson, Treehouse Masters

Up, Up, and Away!

Lodging

A treehouse built by a nationally recognized master grows in Norway.

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Bar Harbor Historical Society

Photographed by Benjamin Williamson.

Homey Things to Do in Maine This Fall

Places to Explore

Attend Maine Open Lighthouse Day, see intriguing nautical wall etchings at Pettengill Farm, and more!

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downtown Bridgton, Maine

Photograph by Benjamin Williamson.

Heart Land

Roadtrips

Roadtripping through Bridgton.

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Sugar Tools in Camden, Maine

Gardening and cooking supplies mix with Maine-made maple syrup, sea salt, jam, and granola.

Practical Beauty

Shopping

Camden’s Sugar Tools stocks sweet gardening and kitchen implements, yes, but also artful décor, clothing, and more.

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glamping in Maine

Photograph by Erin Little.

Pampered Campers

Lodging

Three new glamping spots to try this summer.

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Bar Harbor Historical Society

Photographed by Benjamin Williamson.

Homey Things to Do in Maine

Places to Explore

Attend Maine’s largest antique festival, ogle opulent rooms at a 1902 mansion in Bar Harbor, and more!

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Bar Harbor Historical Society

Photographed by Benjamin Williamson.

Bar Harbor Designer Showhouse at LaRochelle

Bar Harbor Designer Showhouse at La Rochelle Photographed by Benjamin Williamson. We are delighted to announce Maine Homes by Down East has joined Swan Hospitality Group in sponsoring the 2019 Bar Harbor Designer Showhouse at La Rochelle! Sixteen designers have transformed nine rooms in the 1902 La Rochelle mansion — recently purchased by the Bar [...] Read More
Belfast, Maine

Photograph by Douglas Merriam.

The Town Less Traveled

Roadtrips

Tucked away from the hubbub, Belfast has splendid architecture, a booming arts scene, and a thing for wiener dogs.

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historic maine houses roadtrip

House Hunting

Travel

Want to see some of the coolest period architecture Maine has to offer? Grab a partner, and our guide, and hop in the car.

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