Kim Horton

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The last supermoon – in pictures

This full moon marks the third in a trilogy of supermoons this summer. July and August’s full moons both fell during the moon’s perigee – when it was at the closest point in its orbit to Earth. It is also a harvest moon, which rises around the same time that the sun sets, giving the moon a …

America's Most Scenic Roads

With a stunningly diverse range of landscapes and climates, the U.S. is filled with countless scenic roads from coast to coast. Mountains, valleys, forests, canyons, coastlines--you'll see all of these and more when you embark on the best drives in the country. Though you can find beautiful …

Roads

Travel Tip: What to Pack in Your Daybag

This is a question that you guys have asked time and time again. When I travel, there are a few things that are always in my bag. These keep me out of sticky situations and have made all the difference when I travel.<p><b>Baby Wipes</b><p>Simple, but useful. Baby wipes have an endless number of uses. Walking …

Travel

I Heart My National Park: A Ranger’s Guide to Acadia

The first national park east of the Mississippi, Maine’s <b>Acadia National Park</b> comprises nearly 50,000 acres of rocky coastline on Mount Desert Island and environs. Though one of America’s smaller national parks, Acadia is one of its most visited and beloved.<p>This glorious patchwork of parkland, …

National Geographic Travel

Maine: Hike and Canoe Baxter State Park

<b>Walk one of the park’s newest, toughest trails, then enjoy an easy lake paddle.</b><p><b>What Is It?</b> Looking to get off the beaten path and avoid the crowds in one of Maine’s most heavily visited state parks? Try the Traveler Mountain Loop. It’s a lung-busting, 10.6-mile circuit that includes three separate …

Nautical Stripes and Boat Shoes: 5 Great New England Beach Towns

New England's seasonal climate only allows residents and tourists a small window of time to enjoy the sun, sand, and surf, and they savor every minute of it. New England offers an incredible range of beach settings, from the playgrounds of the American aristocracy to charming islands rich in …

New England

What are the Best Lobster Shacks on the Maine Coast?

<i>A:</i><p>It’s such a culinary contradiction: the great gourmet food of New England is usually served on paper plates and eaten at picnic tables by grownups wearing plastic bibs. Yet there’s no denying that the tastiest lobster served in Maine invariably comes from laid back hole-in-the-wall food shacks …

New England

14 Great Things to Do in The Kennebunks, Maine (Besides Trying to Catch a Glimpse of George H.W. Bush)

Come to Kennebunk and Kennebunkport (collectively known as "The Kennebunks") and find the Bush family summer home, the freshest New England cuisine, the incredible light, the sea at play against the rocky shore. All that makes Maine Maine is here, but on a much smaller, less touristy scale. Here …

New England