Travel Blogs from Bar Harbor, United States

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Back to the USA, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Back to the USA

A travel blog entry by cincy

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Wednesday, September 2, 2009, and we are finally at our destination of Bar Harbor, ME – gateway to the Acadia National Park system. Today we left St. Andrews about 10:00 a.m. We had a light breakfast, and headed out south east to the US town Lubec, ...

Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by sethfield

We went to Bar Harbor at least a couple of times while in Acadia, it was pretty neat at night especially. The main thing I remember about it was getting roasted peanuts one night because it was cold and then somehow weaseling my way into getting an ice ...

Still No Cellular Service!, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Still No Cellular Service!

A travel blog entry by tiffintraveler

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Just wanted to let everyone know we are still having a good time - trying to stay dry and warm.  The views are beautiful here.  I will have to post about the area and post pictures when we leave next week.  I feel as though I have gone ...

June 7 - 10, 2011, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

June 7 - 10, 2011

A travel blog entry by mcgovern

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... the side of a cliff.  The rangers are full of information and the girls enjoy asking lots of questions! We then proceeded into Bar Harbor for the whale watching tour, which lasted 4 hours.  We departed at 12 noon, and spent the first hour going ...

Acadia NP, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia NP

A travel blog entry by hawetrips

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Vanmorgen werden we wakker na een nacht heerlijk slapen in het Kingsize bed. Het weer zag er redelijk uit, wel bewolkt, maar droog. Eerst ontbijten. Het is vrij basic, maar op zich prima. Daarna maken we ons klaar voor een dag in Acadia NP. Het is ...

Another Great Day, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Another Great Day

A travel blog entry by scienceclub

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The days are so long, they're starting to blur.  As I sat down to type, I couldn't think of what we did yesterday morning! The Lewis' family headed off early to go whale watching.  They saw two whales, lots of seals, Sammy saw a "llama in the ...

David's Birthday!, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

David's Birthday!

A travel blog entry by owens8

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We arrived in Bar Harbor and checked into our hotel. Then it was time to explore Acadia National Park! We went on a trail to Sandy Beach and waded in the beautiful, yet extremely cold, ocean. We drove around for awhile and took in the panoramic vistas and ...

May 28, 2012, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

May 28, 2012

A travel blog entry by vriecke

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Rain stops play means a lovely lazy day!, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Rain stops play means a lovely lazy day!

A travel blog entry by emfletche

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... making daisy chains is now a dripping sodden fantasy.  Maybe it will dry up later?  We take a stroll down to the harbor instead, ducking under trees to shelter from the deluge.  Still no signs of it brightening up, so we stop for a ...

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

Bar Harbor, Maine

A travel blog entry by pieper

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... the mountain and they fought a losing battle to keep automobiles off the island. In 1947, a devastating fire threatened to level Bar Harbor. A change in wind direction spared part of the town but most of the beautiful estates were lost. Having found ...

Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by scrabubbly

Left NH full of blueberry pancakes and real maple syrup from Gunther's. Looong drive. Next day, Acadia National Park. Gorgeous! My second favorite day of the ...

Day 2 Acadia, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 2 Acadia

A travel blog entry by sciencefun

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... coordinates.  This lead us north, we found the 5th and final clue, then decided it was time for supper.  We went into Bar Harbor and got Subway.  Next we went to an internet café, my first Wifi access in almost a week. After this we will ...

Ding ding ding went the trolley...., Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Ding ding ding went the trolley....

A travel blog entry by jobloor

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... :-) It is a really good tour and at $29 a head excellent value. We drive through town past some of. The older houses from when Bar Harbor was the summer spot for rich Americans like the Rockfellers. Then we head into the park and to the top of the granite ...

Two Days In Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Two Days In Maine

A travel blog entry by 2colouredmap

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We picked up the car in Vermont the other day. I got to drive it all the way to Bar Harbor. It is such an awesome car I am jealous! We met Greg and Fran at our hotel room which was beautiful! We spent most of the time drinking and snacking catching ...

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

Aug 21, 2012

A travel blog entry by nikkiandgrant12

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Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park

A travel blog entry by barbh5889

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Today we spent the day driving the Acadia Park Loop Road stopping often and walking down trails to see the spectacular views. One of our stops was at the Sand Beach which is very unusual to find here in Maine as most of them are rocky cliffs. I went and ...

It's Pie & Lobster Day, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

It's Pie & Lobster Day

A travel blog entry by pjf000

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... township of Bucksport.  Whilst it is still mid-afternoon we elect to continue driving until we reach our destination of Bar Harbor in the Acadia National Park. Cadillac Mountain in the Park is reputed to offer 360 degree views of Bar ...

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

Second Day in Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by larry_shirley

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... nbsp;or have someone in common.  We have made plans to get together in November when we are both in Sierra Vista. We then headed into Bar Harbor and walked around town and visited a few shops, but our real goal was a board a boat to see the five ...

Happy Birthday, Caroline!, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Happy Birthday, Caroline!

A travel blog entry by carmarmax

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... that sunrise is one of the things you must experience while in Maine, as Cadillac Mountain is the first place light touches in the United States, but we didn't realize it would still drag out a crowd once tourist season was over. We found a place among ...

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park

A travel blog entry by tampagrampa

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     Acadia Nat. Park in Maine was the tenth one on my list. One word- fantastic! Even Aikket could not tear herself from the window. The N.P. is located about two-thirds of the way up Maine's coast. It occupies a majority of Mount ...

Vermont State House, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Vermont State House

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

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... the capitol are also quite attractive. I took a tour of the capitol and then spent some time taking pictures before heading for Bar Harbor, ME.  It was a seven-hour drive of rain, fog, damaged roads and detours from the recent floods and plenty of ...

Acadia and Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia and Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by calthepal

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Maine IS very pretty and a great place to visit. If you enjoy the outdoors, you've got to go to Acadia National Park! It's beautiful and you can spend a day there hiking, whale watching from the beaches, picnicking and blueberry picking (lots of wild ...

Day 2 - Fog & Rain, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 2 - Fog & Rain

A travel blog entry by joe3523

... their wing sauce (home-made with names like blueberry habanero) and the 2 sauces we chose tasted like nothing. Very disappointed. We walked Bar Harbor a little and found that it was just a tourist trap.  We decided to use my Hilton points and stay at ...

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park

A travel blog entry by rodarmer

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After having breakfast at the buffet and going through immigration to get back into the United States, then we took the tender to Bar Harbor, Maine. We walked through town in the rain to a bike shop where I had reserved rental bikes to ride the park loop ...

Boston - Portland - Bar Harbour, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Boston - Portland - Bar Harbour

A travel blog entry by bruceandjulie

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... followed the Kennebeck River for quite a way through lots of small hamlets. Very pretty drive. The autumn colours are stunning. Bar Harbor on Mount Desert (pronounced dessert by the locals) Island, Maine's oldest summer resort, will be our home for ...

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park

A travel blog entry by jaredandjen

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Sunday, September 4th We headed in to Bar Harbor and stopped at an information center for info about Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. We were able to get some good maps and then headed in to the Bar Harbor Campground.  This campground is a ...

John D. Rockefeller Jr.'s legacy, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

John D. Rockefeller Jr.'s legacy

A travel blog entry by photokent

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... faced with stone native to the area. Many are cut granite, but this bridge is mostly granite cobblestones gathered from the beaches. Bar Harbor, Maine is the largest town here on Mount Desert Island and gets its name from a large sandbar that runs along ...

Bar harbour, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar harbour

A travel blog entry by lchapman

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... with Bubbles and Judy...good time...we won! Lyn, Stan and I went wandering the town while Fred stayed home and rested. Bar Harbour is beautiful....nice little harbour and lovely shops and old buildings...Lyn and I enjoyed browsing shops and we had an ...

Fun hikes, good food and lots of traffic, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Fun hikes, good food and lots of traffic

A travel blog entry by s_jontheroad

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... fall colors we will take a little more time in this area so that we can see more of the sites and walk the trails. Went into Bar Harbor for lunch. It was fun. Very crowded good food lots of places to see. We then did the driving tour of Acadia Park. ...

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 ...

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