Travel Blogs from Bar Harbor, United States

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Day 32  Cruise  - Bar Harbour Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 32 Cruise - Bar Harbour Maine

A travel blog entry by jas20j

Today we tendered into Bar Harbour. The port is a popular summer resort for the people of Maine. Dating back to the late 18th century, this famous port was built on shipbuilding, lumbering and fishing. It is also home to Lobster. We have never seen ...

Rock Lobster, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Rock Lobster

A travel blog entry by nklenske

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Klenske, Ink. Pulled into Ba' Haba on saturday, set up our camp, went down to see the sea and then went into town to find some food. Great salmon and halibut. Then to bed. Woke up to rain, and it rained off and on all day, but that didn't stop us. ...

Day #3....., Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day #3.....

A travel blog entry by mckelsos

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Squeak, squeak..Day #3: From the ocean to Jordans Pond, a day in the life of a pair of rubber flip-flops.. The day began slightly later than the last at about 7:30. The girls got ready in a flash while Dad lazed about conquering the world, as usual. The ...

Day 31 - Brattleboro to Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 31 - Brattleboro to Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by philipnaylor

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... , to grab a few photos.   We spent the afternoon heading north on the Interstate to our chosen overnight spot of Bar Harbor.  The campsite was set on the remote Mount Desert Island and we experienced yet another spectacular sunset at the ...

A rainy day, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

A rainy day

A travel blog entry by payne6roadtrip

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... life. Seeing as we hadn't had a decent meal all day we decided to have breakfast/lunch/supper rolled into one. We went into Bar Harbor where we found a classic American diner Route 66. Well our meal never touched sides. Either we were so ravenous/it was ...

Park Loop Road, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Park Loop Road

A travel blog entry by bradham5

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Our first day in Bar Harbor,Maine. We stop at Acadia National Parks visitors center. We watch the film about Acadia, and learn more than from books and web sites. We take the Park Loop Road and stop at, Sand Beach, Thunder Hole,Wildwood Stables,where we ...

Down East In Bah Haba, Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Down East In Bah Haba, Maine

A travel blog entry by biketrip2014

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... a long Carriage Road walk, we left the wilds of Acadia and headed to civilization.  Within minutes we were cruising along Bar Harbor's bustling Main Street. Shops, cafes and B & B's lined the historic village streets. We scored a parking spot ...

MT. DESERT ISLAND, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

MT. DESERT ISLAND

A travel blog entry by mainship

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...  AND THE PENOBSCOT NARROWS OBSERVATORY BRIDGE.IT IS 42 STORIES--420 FT.TALL ---AGAIN WHAT A VIEW.THEN WE ARRIVED IN BAR HARBOR----MT DESERT ISLAND---WE ARE OVERWHELMED WITH THE BEAUTY  AND ALL THE NATURE AND THE ACADIA NATIONAL FOREST HOLDS THE ...

Day 32 - Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 32 - Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by philipnaylor

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Well as you can see from the title, we stayed in Bar Harbor for a second day.   After spending two nights on Vancouver Island overlooking the Pacific, we thought it only fair to spend two days in Maine overlooking the Atlantic.   As a ...

Carriage Roads, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Carriage Roads

A travel blog entry by bradham5

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... ,mostly arches made of stone. The trail we choose is by one of the Gatehouses(Rockefeller built)and Upper Hadlock Pond.ON this trail you'll see a waterfall. After the ride, we drive down to Northeast Harbor and have a yummy lunch in the quiet little ...

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park

A travel blog entry by roli

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... gehe... Mittels Greyhound ging es nun 5 Stunden weiter Richtung Norden in den Bundesstaat Maine und das malerische Fischerdoerfchen "Bar Harbor", welches beim Acadia National Park gelegen ist. Einige Wander-Routen bieten sich hier an aber auch ...

Heading to Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Heading to Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by payne6roadtrip

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... but all in all pretty good considering we are novices. We have decided to take the US 1 coastal road up to Bar Harbor, driving through small American towns and some spectacular scenery. We stopped for some wild blueberries which were delicious. Further ...

Columbus Day, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Columbus Day

A travel blog entry by bradham5

... asked if we were "leaf peeping", I guess we are. We take route 2 and head to Bar Harbor, Maine. It is still drizzling rain and cool. The leaves and town are beautiful. We arrive in Bar Harbor right before dark and just before the rain starts up ...

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park

A travel blog entry by bradham5

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... , which is just a path to the light house the rest is a residence of the Coast Guard. We walked around the beach at Southwest Harbor and the Sea Wall during low tide, cool. We stopped in at a Java shop and enjoyed Hot Chocotates and Espressos to warm us ...

1950s USA., Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

1950s USA.

A travel blog entry by nikkiandgrant12

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... . Today....(Friday) was another great day...we went to the Acadia National Park....which is only about 5 miles from Bar Harbour....you drive around the most amazing scenery...lush green forests.....sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean as it comes into ...

Bar Harbor, Maine- Chandler Foss, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor, Maine- Chandler Foss

A travel blog entry by tah101f2015

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... shops sell more name brand items and clothing but most them sell more unique, gift type merchandise. But the shops in Bar Harbor range anywhere from clothing and tacky gift shop items to handcrafted artwork and holiday ornaments. Some stores can be very ...

Day 14 -, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 14 -

A travel blog entry by bharvey

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... we will try it and if it isn't open we will find a Walmart or Casino parking lot.  Well, we arrived at the KOA at Bar Harbor and there was a work party going on getting it ready to open ... they would let us stay the night for a $25 donation to a ...

Waiting Patiently to Depart, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Waiting Patiently to Depart

A travel blog entry by npacadia

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... on improving park operations. My travel schedule is a follows: 2/8 (depart 2:30 pm; arrive 10:00 pm next day)Bar Harbor - Boston-Amsterdam-Kuwait-Muscat, Oman 2/10-14, in Muscat the capital, meeting with staff from the Oman ...

Sunrise at Cadillac Mountain By Erin Dalton, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Sunrise at Cadillac Mountain By Erin Dalton

A travel blog entry by tah101f2015

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... there at around 4:15). Overall Experience: To get to the top of Cadillac Mountain it takes about 20 minutes from the town of Bar Harbor. When you enter the park (from the Bar Harbor entrance) there is a four way stop without signs letting you know which ...

Mount Desert Island - Its Sweet not Barren, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Mount Desert Island - Its Sweet not Barren

A travel blog entry by tendashseven

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... do believe!") By mid-afternoon we arrive on Mount Desert Island (MDI)  MDI is the 6th largest island in the contiguous United States and the second largest on the east coast behind Long Island and ahead of Martha's Vineyard. It is estimated that two ...

Mock them no more...., Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Mock them no more....

A travel blog entry by johnandann

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I was mocking the Americans about yesterday being the end of summer and today being the 1st of autumn (fall i should say).  Well I mock no more.  After our alarm didn't go off and we were positively flying around we made it just in time for our ...

Leave Freeport to Agusta to Acadia National Park, Bar HArbor, United States travel blog

Leave Freeport to Agusta to Acadia National Park

A travel blog entry by cainrvtrip

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... and Senate chambers and tool pictures for Mike's report.  We washed some clothes and ate lunch in parking lot.  We drove towards Bar Harbor and Acadia National park, visited Sandy Beach and camped at the only campground open in the National ...

Bar Harbor's 4th of July Festivities, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor's 4th of July Festivities

A travel blog entry by tah101f2015

For my travel review I went to the Bar Harbor Fourth of July Celebration. This celebration is one of the biggest parades in Maine. In Bar Harbor every year around and on the 4th it is bumper to bumper and crazy in the town of Bar Harbor. For the size of ...

Starting to feel like home, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Starting to feel like home

A travel blog entry by goforfun

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... , tired but quite satisfied. Just wanted to mention here that our sister ship the Maasdam docked with us in Halifax and here in Bar Harbor today.  We will be with her again tomorrow in Boston.  We sailed on that ship twice before. Beautiful ...

Coach Tour Day One, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Coach Tour Day One

A travel blog entry by johnandann

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... and he confirmed be was there. On up the coast we went and still the houses are straight out of a magazine.  Finally arrive at Bar Harbour about 6 pm. Our dinner tonight was lobster.  What a carry on.  We had to have bibs on and were given ...

Weekend in Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Weekend in Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by tah101f2015

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... Doby            I visited one of my good friends while he was on vacation in Bar Harbor with his family for a weekend.  It was about a three hour drive from Portland. The area was filled with ...

bar harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

bar harbor

A travel blog entry by rogersusieq

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We are in Bar harbor. it looks like its gonna rain at any minute but doesnt, cool and cloudy, we went out on a lobster boat with a old time lobsterman, he taught us about everything youd want to know about lobsters, we saw many seal pups, yesterday we ...

Bar Harbor, Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor, Maine

A travel blog entry by jimcabay

... exchanging stories and examining farm equipment was not on my agenda.  I was much more interested in getting to picturesque Bar Harbor.  It definitely is a tourist town with the usual gift shops, whale museum, fancy hotels, inns and ...

Rockefellers Retreat, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Rockefellers Retreat

A travel blog entry by doug_walker_246

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... and built the carriage roads that are used for hiking and biking. J. P. Morgan owned a house that is adjacent to Bar Harbor. Cornelius Vanderbilt built cottages in Bar Harbor. The Astor family owned hotels and cottages in Bar Harbor and the surrounding ...

Playing In Vacationland, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Playing In Vacationland

A travel blog entry by maryandjeff

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... some of Maine’s cute and quaint towns located on the Mid-Coast.  Visiting the towns of Camden, Rockport, Rockland, Belfast, Bar Harbor and Lincolnville, it was hard to decide which town I liked the most.  Each town had something unique to ...

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