Portrait of Place

Mount Desert Island

Northeast Harbor and Seal Harbor offer classic Maine vistas and quieter charms.

Old Orchard Beach

Playground in summer, peaceful in winter, Old Orchard Beach is as timeless as the tides

Bethel

Summer and winter, this Western Maine town draws outdoor enthusiasts and history buffs

Rockland

Artists, fishermen, and a steady stream of visitors keep this midcoast city buzzing

Kennebunks: A Designer’s Tour

Almost everywhere you look in the Kennebunks there’s another Instagram-worthy scene: wide beaches bordered by wild roses, winding streets lined with classic New England homes, handpainted signs pointing the way to galleries, shops, and restaurants. Separated by the tidal Kennebunk … Continue reading

Yarmouth

History and a welcoming spirit define this lively community

Ogunquit

A wide, white sand beach, diverse mix of Union, that have expanded the local restaurant scene. shops, lively arts scene, classic coastal scenery, and welcoming vibe make Ogunquit one of the most popular tourist destinations on the East Coast. Artists were the first … Continue reading

The Cranberry Isles

The Cranberry Isles are an archipelago of five islands off the southeastern shore of Mount Desert Island, named for the wild cranberries that grow there in the fall. Great Cranberry and Little Cranberry (also called Islesford) are the largest of … Continue reading