#1 Motorcycle cruise for all of you motorcycle enthusiasts: Nova Scotia’s Cabot Trail was voted #1 by USA Today readers and there is a great way to see Maine and Nova Scotia while saving some of the driving: Nova Star Ferry. A June 2014 poll by USA Today readers selected the 10 best places to… Read more »
Things To Do IN Portland, Maine
Portland, Maine is an easy 20 minutes from Freeport (just south on I-295), making Freeport an ideal location to base out of. Many of our guests like the relative quiet and charm of Freeport but also want to see sights in Portland. One must-see event happening in Portland this summer is the Tall Ships. It is… Read more »
Best Day Trips From Freeport, Maine
Best Day Trips From Freeport, Maine While Freeport is often known for its shopping, don’t let this fool you. There is plenty to do for you non-shoppers as well. Freeport is centrally located, offering many options within an easy 45-minute drive. A few suggestions: Popham Beach – a favorite spot any time of year as… Read more »
Freeport Maine Hotels: Why A Bed and Breakfast Is Better!
Freeport Maine Hotels: Why A Bed and Breakfast is Better! Personalized Service – we are the owners and the operators. We pride ourselves on service and creating a great experience for you. Unique Properties – ever wake up in “another hotel” and wonder where you are because they all look the same? All seven of… Read more »
Amtrak Downeaster to Freeport, Maine – Just $5!
Amtrak Downeaster to Freeport, Maine – Just $5! You read it right – November 27 & 28, take the train form Boston’s North Station for just $5.00 one way. Shop the many outlets in Freeport, taking advantage of Moonlight Madness and the many offers from over 120 stores, including LL Bean. Most stores will open… Read more »
Christmas Event in Freeport, Maine: Don’t Miss These Three!
Christmas Shopping in Freeport, Maine: Don’t Miss These Three! The holidays can be a crazy and stressful time of year. Take the stress and worry away and have a little fun, too. Head to Freeport, Maine and enjoy the holiday fun and Christmas spirit while you check those items off your gift-giving list. Freeport has… Read more »
Visiting Freeport, Maine in August
Visiting Freeport, Maine in August. There is still plenty of summer to be had! Don’t let it slip away without a visit to Maine. There is plenty to do, or nothing at all if you just need a break from everything. Hit the beaches of Maine. There are quite a number to choose from within… Read more »
L.L. Bean Paddle Sports Weekend
L.L. Bean Paddle Sports Weekend. It’s finally time to hit the water! Come to Freeport, Maine May 30-June 1, 2014 to check out the latest in sporting adventures. There will be free boat testing on Casco Bay as well as the opportunity to explore a huge selection of boats at L.L. Bean. There will also… Read more »
Top 10 Things To Do on a Rainy Day in Maine
Needless to say, we have had our fair share of rain the past month. It is a beautiful day today however, and due to be a beautiful weekend. Nonetheless, it is always good to have a plan for that next rainy day in Maine. Here are the things we, and our guests, recommend to fully enjoy… Read more »
Some of the Best Antiquing in Maine
Guests are often interested in visiting antique stores when they visit us in Maine. As those who like to shop antiques know, antiquing can be hit or miss. Some of the best antiquing however, lies relatively close to Freeport. A favortie place I like to visit is Great Stuff! Consignments (greatstuffconsignment.com) right here in Freeport on… Read more »