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9 Essential Places to Eat, Drink and Shop in Portland, Maine

10 Essential Places to Eat, Drink and Shop in Portland, Maine

I’ve lived in Portland, Maine for over 35 years and eaten at just about every restaurant. Here are my top picks for where to eat, drink and shop like a local. Looking to bring something special home from Portland? We have you covered with the perfect gift or keepsake. Incredible seafood and local craft breweries…
Portland Head Light

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Portland Head Light in 2019

Family birthday parties, photo shoots, picnics, dog walking and sledding are just a few of the many memories and reasons I visit Portland Head Light and Fort Williams Park. 1) The Fame As one of the most photographed, painted and visited lighthouses in the country, it is no wonder locals and tourists flock to Fort…
The Journey from Lobstering to Touring Portland, Maine

The Journey from Lobstering to Touring Portland, Maine

8 Abbott Park Pl, Providence, RI 02903. This is the address to Johnson & Wales University where it all started! I was 20 years old and only traveled outside the state of Maine a handful of times. I chose to major in Travel and Tourism Management, with the vision of one day becoming a tour…
7 Great Date Ideas in Portland

7 Great Date Ideas in Portland

Portland is ranked as Maine’s busiest commercial fishing port and will always be known as a seafood town. Now add to that list one of America’s foodiest small towns. With so much to see, taste and explore we can’t resist inviting our girlfriends and buddies for an afternoon out. What about you? Are you seeking…
The Top 10 Things To Do in Portland, Maine

The Top 10 Things To Do in Portland, Maine

Discover Portland Maine’s captivating offering of fun things to do and places to visit. The possibilities span the full spectrum of interests and hobbies, guaranteed to satisfy your entire family. Traveling is not exactly cheap but for savvy travelers there are plenty of bargains and rare opportunities to be found in Portland, Maine. From lighthouses…
Holiday Shopping in Portland Maine

Holiday Shopping in Greater Portland Maine

The holidays are here and ‘tis the season to enjoy local shopping, eating, drinking and time with family and friends.  No matter how you choose to celebrate this time of year, you’ll find warmth and welcome from over 75 local shops in Portland. Maine may be known for the best lobster and seafood but have you…