Travel Blogs from Bar Harbor, United States

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

Arrive Bar Harbor, Maine

A travel blog entry by dlmenagh

We arrived in Bar Harbor after driving from Portland. It is very hot and humid. The kids slept most of the 2 1/2 hour drive. This made it a quiet drive. We enjoyed drinks and snacks. Then we went for a walk downtown. Lovely little ...

Exploring the Island, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Exploring the Island

A travel blog entry by scienceclub

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We got in late to our hotel on Thursday night ... but not too late for the kids to enjoy the pool.  It was foggy, but not rainy, with steam rising from the pool in the dark.  The kids loved the late night swim (Although some of the little kids ...

Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Maine

A travel blog entry by erin.sullivan

Family ...

Acadia - Huger than we thought, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia - Huger than we thought

A travel blog entry by linusvpelt

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... tour.  We looked for the cool GPS activated version like Yellowstone has but that has not made its way here yet.  Some Bar Harbor technology entrepreneur will be rich some dsy.  We stared out down into the Park.  It is wonderful and ...

BA HA BA, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

BA HA BA

A travel blog entry by eightydaze

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... so he came back looking for people looking for confused and looking for their missing shoes. It was time to go see Bar Harbor.  This was a quaint town with many shops and restaurants.  First stop was dinner, and yes, Ellen and Clark ...

Thar She blows, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Thar She blows

A travel blog entry by linusvpelt

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We got up and set out early after breakfast to get to Bar Harbor by 8:00 to board our boat.  We stopped at a local gas station for Dramamine but they did not have any.  Christa found some at the boat company dock and gave some to all the ...

Pin only, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Pin only

A travel blog entry by gknopp

Pin ...

Doing the

Doing the "Maine" Thing

A travel blog entry by dnkmartz

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... on our way to Bar Harbor on Maine’s Mount Desert Island. Once home to the largest hotel in North America, Bar Harbor has played host to the grand summer homes of the American aristocracy, including the Rockefellers, Vanderbilts and Astors. This ...

Day 6: Whales!, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 6: Whales!

A travel blog entry by tabergen

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... so we could see the seals. The trip lasted 4 hours altogether, but was much more exciting than I'd expected it to be. Back in Bar Harbor we went to the Whale Museum on West Street.  This is a small, but nicely done museum. We spent some time there ...

Maine musings, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Maine musings

A travel blog entry by alhngjh

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... was a bit problematic but with the help of one of the owners we were in an ordinary but comfortable one  in town. Bar Harbor too suffers from tourism lots of tacky  souvenir shops , over priced food etc and about a million people walking the ...

Brrrr... it's hot, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Brrrr... it's hot

A travel blog entry by elk_oil

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... village looked like, so we hopped in the truck with the dogs and took a quick 15 minute drive down Rt. 3.  Parts of Bar Harbor look a lot like Provincetown, parts look like Edgartown and other parts look like Oak Bluffs.  You've seen a few ...

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

Day 32 Cruise Bar Harbour, Maine

A travel blog entry by caz1947

... going on a tour that takes us to Cadillac Mountain, and to view the highlights of Arcadia National Park. Then on to see Bar Harbours historic mansions before attending a lobster bake, where we all have our own 1.25 lb lobster. Really enjoyable tour ...

Farewell to Irish Friends, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Farewell to Irish Friends

A travel blog entry by sirsmonkey42

... i'd been hanging out with for the past good bit of time. We all pile into my car packed very tightly and head to the Bar Harbor Hostel. This was a peculiar hostel in the sense that they locked you out of the Hostel during the day, and there is a bed ...

Miles of nothingness, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Miles of nothingness

A travel blog entry by markl

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... Radio Shacks, Wal Mart and Wendy's. We bought our Thanksgiving lunch at Shaws then had a revolting burger at Wendy's. Then back to Bar Harbor to do some small Christmas shopping in the two stores that were open and bought some blueberry fudge. By now you ...

Really wet in Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Really wet in Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by northernjane

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... up - it has a little corner lounge but sadly not a wood burner like some of the others. Look it up - Mira Monte in Bar Harbor. It's the epitome of chintz if you look at the rooms. End up chatting through cheese and wine with other guests then heading ...

Mount Desert Island, Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Mount Desert Island, Maine

A travel blog entry by knightc

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We packed a lunch and went exploring into Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island today.  Bar Harbour is on the island and is pretty touristy, but the rest of the island has a national park on it (sort of broken up into chunks) and has lots of ...

Cruising and hiking , Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Cruising and hiking

A travel blog entry by rlstout

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Aug 17, 2009, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Aug 17, 2009

A travel blog entry by rlstout

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Day 10 - On to Acadia, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 10 - On to Acadia

A travel blog entry by meckley

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... and not a word of it is true, but it makes for a great story. We arrived at the Coach Stop Inn B&B, just outside of Bar Harbor, ME.  It was a shock to have a room that we could actually walk around inside.  We even had a shower that we ...

Day 11 - Acadia, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 11 - Acadia

A travel blog entry by meckley

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... high and two miles thick in some places. Somes Sound is the only fjord on the east coast of the United States. Our last stop was at the Bass Head Harbor Lighthouse. This lighthouse is still an active Coast Guard station. It is claimed that this is one of ...

Day 2: North to Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 2: North to Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by tabergen

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... of the tank for our daughter to touch. We then checked into the Bar Harbor Motel. This motel was rated the best value in the United States by Trip Advisor users and it is well earned. We had a clean, comfortable two bedroom suite for around $70/night. I ...

Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by hljones88

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Jim & June's Odyssey 100610 - Bar Harbor, ME, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Jim & June's Odyssey 100610 - Bar Harbor, ME

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 ...

Aug 21, 2012, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Aug 21, 2012

A travel blog entry by nikkiandgrant12

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Mariner's Life, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Mariner's Life

A travel blog entry by tollemutti

This was the last stop on the trip with Berna and overall was the best guided tour I have had. ...

Day 12-14 Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 12-14 Maine

A travel blog entry by blakekelsey

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... we are loving. Our park ranger recommended us to go take the Park Loop Rd which is a 20 mile loop along the coast of the Island. Bar Harbor (Bah Ha Bah) is the bees knees on the Island. It has a cute and bustling downtown area. The Park Loop Rd began near ...

Acadia National Park Travel Review, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park Travel Review

A travel blog entry by tah101fall2013

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... across from the pier parking lots. I would bet money that Geddy’s is probably the most “Maine” restaurant in Bar Harbor.  It has amazing food and a great atmosphere for people who just want to relax.  I ordered their ...

First Day in Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

First Day in Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by larry_shirley

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We arrived in Bar Harbor today.  It was somewhat windy and cool, but otherwise a nice day.  After some set up problems (the sites were not very level from left to right, we finnaly had lunch and chilled for a while.  Then met for happy ...

Jul 05, 2013, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Jul 05, 2013

A travel blog entry by ty-megs

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Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by anandiyer1

... back in the car and drove to Southwest Harbor. Southwest Harbor is located on Mount Desert Island, which is approximately 15 miles from Bar Harbor. We went on a nice long and exhilarating hike followed by a nice long kayak ride. I had never been in a ...

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