Caroline Praderio

Caroline Praderio

Caroline Praderio is a former Down East assistant editor.

5 Great Lighthouse Day Trips

Transform an ordinary lighthouse visit into an all-day coastal getaway. Start here, with five unique day trips perfect for a late-summer Saturday by the sea.

The Jump

Getting to the edge is easy. Making the leap is something else entirely.

Beaches near ME, Secret Maine Beaches

4 Secret Maine Beaches

Everyone has a different idea of the perfect Maine summer. Here’s an excerpt from our summer planner, listing four beaches you may not have visited yet.