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Pick up for the tour today was just a five minute walk from our hotel. Leaving Boston we drove up the State Street side of the common and our driver told us that one of the brownstone terraces overlooking the common had sold last year for $52 million dollars. The purchaser paid an additional $250k for a car park. These terraces were built in the 1700s and some still have the original window glass that was shipped over from England. Our New England coastal tour took us through ...
... deal of traffic through the picturesque Maine town. We arrived at our hotel and were able to check in early. Katie and Robert had left welcome bags for all their guests which were coolers full of treats and goodies, including umbrellas! We went to Barbara and Joel's home (which is a beautiful victorian home a few houses from the water!) and met up with Oliver and Heidi, Susan, and cousin Kevin ...
... on to the next one. Shopping nirvana!! We stayed at a place called Captain Briggs, which is a B&B - a very lovely spot. After a day of craziness
(read shopping), it was back to the B&B, and we rested!! Oh! our poor aching feet!!
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Starved for food and the latest soccer games we asked at the Information Centre just outside Freeport for a good pub with a TV. We ...
... And we did not have to light the Barbie and struggle with coals and starter!! Vacations can be exhausting!!The next day, we were up bright and early and headed into the big city - Boston. We took a train called the Downeaster; the trip lasted about two and a half hours. It was nice and relaxing not to have to drive, not having to face the traffic congestion in Boston, and not having to find a place to park. Once in the city, we went to ...
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