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There's a Private Island with a Lighthouse for Sale in Maine

There’s a Private Island with a Lighthouse for Sale in Maine<p>You could live in a seaside keeper’s cottage for the price of a Boston condo.<p>August 17, …


The 7 Best National Parks for Last-Minute Camping Trips

America’s national parks attracted 331 million visitors in 2016, good for a third consecutive year of record attendance—and a perfect way to mark the …

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The 23 most relaxing vacation destinations in the world

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>August 15 is International Relaxation Day, and while the whole point of taking a vacation is to unwind, there are many resorts, retreats, and even entire cities known for their focus on health, wellness, and, of course, relaxation.</b>• <b><br>Via Yoga offers yoga and surf-themed retreats in</b> …

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Insider's Guide to Acadia National Park

Maine’s rocky coastline, rolling mountains and dense wilderness all converge in the northeast corner of the state to create the serene yet vibrant …

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23 trips you should take this fall

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>Fall is a great time to travel as flights are cheaper and destinations are less crowded, but some places are better than others during this season.</b>• <b><br>New York City is at its most beautiful and most manageable in the fall.</b>• <b><br>Transylvania, Romania, is the perfect place to spend</b> …

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Overcrowding Threatens Future of Yellowstone

New studies show traffic, safety hazards and other management issues at the park.

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30 Beautiful Pictures That Will Get You Excited for Fall

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11 Adventures You Have to Take With Your Dog This Summer

Your dog is your best buddy, and the bond between you two only strengthens when you take adventures together. But if you're going to chase the kind …

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1,000 things to do in New England

In New England, our streets are lined with history, our rolls are filled with lobster, and our oceans are energizing and icy. (So are our coffees. …


100 things to do in Maine

Seafood, lighthouses, and a stunning spot called Acadia National Park—need we say more? The East Coast’s tip-top is top-notch.<p>(And for 900 things to …


Acadia National Park

Greetings from Acadia National Park!<p>While at the Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island this summer, I spoke with a representative from the NPCA. We …

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L.L.Bean Charlottesville, VA | Outdoor, Camping and Clothing Store

Tap. Shop. Discover.<p>The L.L.Bean App is the best way to shop the store you love.<p>100% Satisfaction Guaranteed<p>We make pieces that last, and if they …


These Are the Best Lobster Rolls in Maine

Where to eat if you're headed to Vacationland.<p>There is, effectively, no lobster roll that is not a Maine lobster roll. Connecticut may lay claim to a style of this seafood-shack favorite—served warm and doused in butter—but as warming water pushes lobstering up into the far northern stretches of …


When and where to spot the best scenery in our national parks

Fall color isn't always where you expect to find it.<p>Quick story: The assignment from a wise assigner, years ago, was to do a story on fall color at Yosemite National Park. Got there, and everything Yosemite was supposed to have was present that day in mid-October: Half Dome, El Capitan, waterfalls, …

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Martha Stewart Is Celebrating Her Birthday at This Beautiful Maine Estate | Food & Wine

Today the queen of all good things turns 76. Martha Stewart has kept herself busy for a septuagenarian (or for anyone, really). She, of course, …

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30 mind-expanding experiences everyone should have in their twenties

You're only young once

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Perseid Meteor showers 2017: These beautiful locations are the best places to see shooting stars [PHOTOS]

The annual Perseid Meteor shower, also known as the shooting stars, will peak on August 12.<p>The annual Perseid Meteor shower or the shooting stars, …

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Maine lobstermen rescue one-eyed eagle near Acadia National Park

Two Maine lobstermen rescued a one-eyed eagle swimming early Thursday morning off Schoodic Point near Acadia National Park.<p>The captain of the Theresa …


Luxury: Peek inside the $19 million Rockefeller estate near Acadia National Park

When David Rockefeller, son of John D. Rockefeller Jr. and the former head of Chase Manhattan Corp., died in March, he left large sums of money to …

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National Parks around the World

Denali National Park, Alaska Denali is six million acres of wild land, bisected by one ribbon of road. Travelers along it see the relatively …

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Acadia’s Wonders

Just a few miles from some of Maine’s most popular tourist destinations lies Raven’s Nest, an unmarked overlook of the Atlantic Ocean. While …

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Venus and the Pleiades before dawn

Venus – the brightest planet – is in the east before dawn now. Chirag Upreti caught Venus on July 22 over Acadia National Park in Maine. The …


8 Scenic Oceanfront Campgrounds On The East Coast

Cool off this summer by heading out to the Atlantic Coast. These campgrounds and RV parks will give you some of the most breathtaking views.8 Scenic …


See 28 National Parks for Less Time + Money Than You Think

It may be August, but summer's not over yet. You still have plenty of time to knock a few more places off your travel bucket list. Maybe you're dying …

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The Ten Best National Park Gateway Towns

The National Park gateway towns are more than just a place to grab a quick meal or a shower. Many of them have become full fledged tourist …

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The 20 Best Places to Camp in National Parks

Some of the finest places to lay your head are inside our national parks.<p>Summer is upon us and that means it's time to get outside, feel the sun on our noggin, breathe deep of the fresh air and enjoy all all that Mother Nature has given our great nation. And there's nowhere better to experience the …

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How to Pack for a Hiking Trip

The art of filling a pack, according to the hiking professionals.<p>Regardless of the hike you’re planning—a mile-long walk along the oceanfront paths of Acadia National Park or a strenuous multi-day swath of the Appalachian Trail—experts urge bringing many of the same items: extra water and food, the …


Why Geologists Think Glacial Mountains Look Like Sheep

Thank the French. An Object Lesson.<p>Two dozen mountains drape themselves diagonally across the middle of Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island in Maine. The peaks start near Bar Harbor in the northeast, tumble down across Jordan Pond, Somes Sound, and Echo Lake, and end with Mansell and …

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This is why Americans celebrate the Fourth of July

America's biggest national holiday happens today. But what is it all about?

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Photography Marketing: Making Connections at Photography Conferences

I just got back from the Out of Chicago Conference, a photography conference devoted to hands-on learning. I’ve been going since its inception four …