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Tidal Treasure: Rockland

As Louise Nevelson said, “Art is everywhere, except it has to pass through a creative mind.” Well, there are plenty of creative minds in her childhood home of Rockland, Maine. This gritty little tidal treasure on Penobscot Bay has all … Continue reading

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Ogunquit – Romantic Retreat by the Sea

By Elizabeth Margolis-Pineo © Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram Travel fuels romance, it’s true. But as Maine “recession busters,” we decided to explore the romantic possibilities closer to home this year. Artists discovered Ogunquit’s rugged cliffs and sandy … Continue reading

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Camden Harbour Inn

Fine food and gracious hosts complement stunning views. by Elizabeth Margolis-Pineo © Maine Sunday Telegram/Portland Press Herald At the end of a messy Maine winter on the threshold of mud season, my husband and I were in need of a … Continue reading

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Phippsburg/Brunswick: Town & Country

Longfellow said, “The country is lyric, and the town dramatic.” For a romantic Maine weekend not too far from home, Phippsburg and Brunswick provided the best of both. Phippsburg: The Country I arrive at Sebasco Harbor Resort a jangled wreck … Continue reading

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Romantic Rockland

Great destination for museums, scenery, fabulous inns, entertainment, great food and drink Elizabeth Margolis-Pineo © Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram 2007 Tired of long lines, overbooked flights and lost luggage, we wanted a short vacation that was close … Continue reading

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Kennebunkport: Christmas Prelude at Captain Lord Mansion

Romance, Holiday Magic and Comfort By Elizabeth Margolis-Pineo © Maine Sunday Telegram / Portland Press Herald 2009 Captain Lord Mansion at Christmas Prelude I imagined a romantic getaway … lightly falling snow, twinkling lights, pine boughs, and the warm glow … Continue reading

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Sea Grass Bistro/Star Fish Grill/J. Ellen’s Café

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