Earlier this year, David Rockefeller gave away a Jericho Bay island, an Andrew Wyeth painting, and millions of dollars to the Land & Garden Preserve and Maine Coast Heritage Trust. Now those charities, among others, stand to benefit from the sale of the late billionaire’s 14 ½-acre Seal Harbor estate.
We teamed up with Expedia.com for a look at some of our favorite and most storied seaside inns, from quaint bungalows to soaring chateaus.
Introducing four of our favorite images, now available as 14″x11″ matted prints, ready for framing. Click to view details in our online store.
Stop by our Good Things from Maine pop-up market, a small shop of Maine-made goods, located at our offices in Rockport, Maine.
Whether you’re a professional writer or write as a hobby, let the editors of Down East help you advance your craft. Learn what magazines are looking for from writers, hone your skills, and get out and enjoy Maine at the same time. September 6–9, 2017
When is a local landmark worth saving? In Brunswick and Topsham, the fate of the adored but dilapidated Green Bridge has residents at loggerheads.
In the afternoon of July 20, 1963, a total solar eclipse was visible along a path 53 miles wide across the middle of Maine.
A bevy of Maine beaches, two friends, and one simple commitment: take a monthly dip in the ocean, no matter what.
Each month, Down East editors select our favorite response to “Where in Maine?” Here is our favorite letter from July.
Reflecting on these experiences in our rearview, I feel a deep sense of gratitude, and loyalty, to the roads that have delivered us to our destinations.
A place for wholesome Recreation. Dedicated to the Health and Happiness of the American Family.
Harvest season is the most wonderful time of year for beer lovers.
There are plenty of fresh faces on the Maine hospitality scene these days — and they’re running some of our favorite destination inns, lodges, boutique hotels, and more.