Travel Blogs from Bar Harbor, United States

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Acadia, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia

A travel blog entry by 6bigmacs

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Timmy: We love Acadia. The letter boxing was really fun. We got passports to all the national parks. We catch a lot of crabs. The ribs are really good. Nate: we love to catch crabs and catch a bunch of stuff. I don't like to eat ribs. The ribs ...

A beautiful town, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

A beautiful town

A travel blog entry by jamessteel

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... cruise ships as well as being a lobster fishing town so the harbour is pretty busy and you get a sense that despite its size Bar Harbor can be a bustling place. We then decided that we would have to sort out some accommodation for the night and took a ...

Rock climbing with Pringles, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Rock climbing with Pringles

A travel blog entry by followusaround

... hike up the rock pile. We were so taken by the view we wanted to see all we could of the scenery and wild life so we booked a whale watching tour, but it was cancelled due to fog. It was disappointing but at least we enjoyed a beautiful day in Bar ...

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

Maine, lobster... Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by omilders

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... , and with earplugs (the road is about 30 meters, 900 feet away) sleep was good. Before we went to sleep we visited Bar Harbor (downtown) and a Wallmart to buy some beverages and things we needed. There is much to say about Bar Harbour. It's located on ...

Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by vollmerholiday

Blueberries and ...

bar harbour, Bar harbour, United States travel blog

bar harbour

A travel blog entry by bien

lots of lobster.. this is where the famous lobstrs come ...

Day 7- Paddling and a Pub Crawl, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 7- Paddling and a Pub Crawl

A travel blog entry by janmariewv

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... tide. No sign of the connecting sand bar was visible. We had a snack sitting on a large driftwood log looking over to Bar Harbor and watching the customers from the commercial trip who were still receiving how-to instructions on the beach. When they began ...

White cliffs of ..., Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

White cliffs of ...

A travel blog entry by wahoo99

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Day 21 - Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 21 - Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by fis

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... melon on the side. Was good After breakfast I returned to my room to get my bag packed for my on shore adventure. We were in Bar Harbor today, a very cute little touristy beach side community. We were one of 2 ships in today along with a few bus loads of ...

Waiting here - for a while., Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Waiting here - for a while.

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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A long 5 hour drive yesterday - both Quebec and Maine were beautiful, but horribly hilly and twisty and windy.  Might need to find another route back to Ottawa. On the weekend of July 10, Keri brought Zach up here - his last weekend visiting ...

Seeing the light(houses) in Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Seeing the light(houses) in Maine

A travel blog entry by pathfinder35

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Our port of call today is the smallest port on this trip - Bar Harbor, Maine. It has a population of only 5000 but of course, cruise ship days can almost double it like today with our ship and a HAL ship, the Masdam, in port. Bar Harbor is on an island ...

Day 13: The Last Supper, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 13: The Last Supper

A travel blog entry by carokrissy

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... girls do best :) After many hours of hitting up the shops, we headed for one and only final destination left: Bar Harbor!! We spent the afternoon walking around through the quaint little seaside village with awesome little shops. Blueberry and lobster ...

In Arcadia ego, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

In Arcadia ego

A travel blog entry by markl

... cancel part of our trip. We had planned to visit the White Mountains in New Hampshire (Christmas Inn and Spa) but are so captivated by Bar Harbor we took the $200 hit and extended our stay here. It was an easy call because this room (not hotel) and more ...

ACADIA - SIGNS OF ITS PAST, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

ACADIA - SIGNS OF ITS PAST

A travel blog entry by jrheavymetal

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... here on the island.  It was all private lands.  And many of the names were different as well.  For instance, Bar Harbor was named Eden back then.  And what is now Cadillac Mountain was then called Green Mountain.  Thus this is ...

Day 7: Mission Accomplished, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 7: Mission Accomplished

A travel blog entry by concerto33

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We departed the Maxwell's about 9 am headed for Bar Harbor Maine via Bangor and Ellsworth. As we headed north on I-495, there was very little traffic.  When we entered New Hampshire from Massachusetts there was an accident and traffic buildup, so we ...

Day 1 - Are We There Yet?, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 1 - Are We There Yet?

A travel blog entry by joe3523

... bad decision.  This made the drive take just over 4 hours and added not scenic road side views of the shore.  Once we got to Bar Harbor, we were dead.  We got a hotel at for $99 in a cheap "Bates Motel" like place and then had dinner in Bar ...

Blowing in the MF Wind....., Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Blowing in the MF Wind.....

A travel blog entry by donwen

... . She thought the Doris Duke house was boring....I told her that was Disneyland compared to the whale watching....THAT WAS HELL. Bar Harbor had great shopping, I wish we had more time there.....Didn't see Arcadia National Park because someone wanted to go ...

Lobster time, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Lobster time

A travel blog entry by themccredies

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It is 2 pm and ready for some lobster lunch!! We LOVED Bar Harbor. Matt and I want to come back for one of our anniversaries and stay in one of the cute inns or bed and breakfasts. We ate some delicious lobster in a restaurant right down on the pier so ...

By land, sea and air!, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

By land, sea and air!

A travel blog entry by mikenda

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Today started with Mike taking a kayak tour of the Porcupine Islands. He signed for a four hour tour, but somehow they messed it up and he only got the two and a half hour tour. He was fine with it as he found out that it was a bit hard on his back. He ...

Lobsters, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Lobsters

A travel blog entry by brett_and_fi

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... easy 2hr trek around the Hadlock Brook Loop which took us across three hand-hewn stone bridges. We then made our way to Bar Harbor for some more breakfast at one of the many waterfront restaurants. After walking around the shops for a while we headed off ...

The Good and the Bad of Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, ME and St. George, NB, United States travel blog

The Good and the Bad of Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by rollingstone54

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After a good night's rest and a hearty breakfast of pancakes and sausages, we headed to Bahaba (Bar Harbor). This is a very touristy, crowded town, especially since it was close to the 4th of July. Deborah had never had a lobster roll, well we went to ...

Bar Harbor - Day 2, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor - Day 2

A travel blog entry by rissassipa

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Odometer reading:  19,975 miles States visited:  Maine This morning we got up early to have breakfast then took the Island Explorer shuttle bus from our hotel downtown. We had tickets for the 8:30 am tour on the Whale Watch. We were welcomed ...

The Way Life Should Be, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

The Way Life Should Be

A travel blog entry by eightydaze

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We decided to leave fairly early in the morning as we had a long drive to our new destination.  We also wanted to try and take the scenic route along highway 1 so that we could see what coastal Maine was about.  We zipped through ...

Oh, we got there from here, boy howdy., Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Oh, we got there from here, boy howdy.

A travel blog entry by elk_oil

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... for the ocean, so we decided to take a trip to Bar Harbor, ME.  The KOA campground is located on Mt. Desert Island in Bar Harbor by Acadia National Park. Day 1 - Thursday July 15 We arrived this evening after a six hour-plus drive through mostly back ...

Our Summer, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Our Summer

A travel blog entry by evbrucesandy

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... to enjoy retirement.  It's hard to believe we had time for work.  We visit Acadia National Park often, stroll downtown Bar Harbor, watch the boats and cruise lines come into the Harbor, bike ride, visited a couple of breweries, blueberry picking ...

Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by ecks-adventures

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... fog blowing over top of mtn.  Will try it again tomorrow before we leave. Found a great little cabin between Ellsworth and Bar Harbor - 9 miles from town.  Drove back to Bar Harbor for dinner at Testa's and Susann had her first ever whole, ...

High Heat, High Sea, Limited Common Sense, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

High Heat, High Sea, Limited Common Sense

A travel blog entry by mbberg

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... become a hated northern wind in January.     After putting about a hundred miles on the car it was back to Bar Harbor for dinner.  We chose the Finback Alehouse in the center of town.  Pat had scallops which she loved while Sarah ...

Acadia Ntl Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia Ntl Park

A travel blog entry by schroederd

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... some lobster last night.  The line was long and the wait was long, but we got a great lobster.  This morning we drove into Bar Harbor and then into Acadia Ntl. Park.  Drove up Cadillac Mtn. and had no idea that there was a mtn so high and ...

SCENES FROM BAR HARBOR, MAINE, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

SCENES FROM BAR HARBOR, MAINE

A travel blog entry by jrheavymetal

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... just before the tourists arrived, then the video moves into late spring and early summer.  What people don't realize is that Bar Harbor is a tourist town pretty much.  In the winter many of the small shops are closed and boarded up.   ...

Baa Ha Ba, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Baa Ha Ba

A travel blog entry by magica1-rea1ism

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... Aiofe had to be back in town for a sunset sail by 5pm, so Laura and I decided to catch a lift and hang around in Bar Harbor, where we done a little shopping and had dinner -clam chowder and lobster roll... when in Maine and all that- before going back to ...

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