This snug shipbuilding city along the Kennebec River is packed with locally owned stores, a brand-new brewery, rave-worthy restaurants, and a beloved coffee shop, all near the picturesque waterfront park.
The Kennebec estuary as you’ve never seen it.
From photo workshops and island adventures, to wine tours and schooner trips, join us on an authentic Maine adventure.
Each month, Down East editors select our favorite response to “Where in Maine?” Here is our favorite letter from September’s photo of Boothbay Harbor.
Can you name this picturesque pier and the historic military installation it was a part of?
Hundreds of revelers head to Peaks Island every fall for Sacred and Profane — even though the anything-goes celebration of the creative spirit is a big secret.
Can you name this man-made lake?
Pro triathlete Sarah Piampiano grew up in Cumberland, but when she thinks back on her Maine childhood, it’s her time at Cupsuptic Lake she remembers best.
On her farm in Hollis, photographer Nina Fuller makes a near-daily practice out of capturing the serene, enigmatic animals that have (unexpectedly) taken over her life.
Bethel is a country retreat with abundant outdoor activities, artisan shops, and just the right amount of big-city perks
From farms to footpaths, five ways to love the fall in Maine’s scenic south.
Even Vacationland still hides pockets of undiscovered country. We’re spilling the beans on 10 super-scenic locales you’ve probably never visited — but should.