Higgins Beach Inn
Travel Blogs from Scarborough
... New England lighthouse). Similar to the Nubble Lighthouse in York, Maine, we could have stared at the Portland Head Light for hours and the view never would have gotten old. Simply put, it was picturesque. With the fog siren blasting every 30-60 seconds, it felt like we were preparing to welcome a ship to dry land. Once we left the lighthouse, our journey took us west through southern Maine and into the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Back in ...
... down the streets, window shopping and people watching. We saw what looked like a small, cute memorial site. Given it had just been Memorial Day, we assumed it had something to do with that. It was us and one other human. The other human, an older gentleman, stood very still staring at the monument leaning on a massive stick (weird cane?), no doubtedly paying his respects. Yes, we may have said something untoward about him ...
... it was time to press on.
We continued on our journey north, through Massachusetts and into New Hampshire. Bec took the wheel for a while, but we disagreed on how much room was being left to the car's parked on our right, so she gave me a serve and told that she didn't want to drive if I was going to be in the passengers seat.
We crossed the border into Maine, and immediately over the border, there was a massive outlet centre that spanned 4 blocks and was on both sides of ...
... wandering into the future".
After an uneventful bus ride to Logan and a van ride to the Marriott in So Boston, we walked the local area to find a place for dinner and ended up in a small Irish pub where we met some interesting local folks very interested in our plans for this trip.
... of course. A very nice librarian showed us a number of books that would hold information on the Colbys and the early days of Amesbury. We spent probably nearly an hour there and I took notes on a few books and took a few pics. One final stop in Amesbury to see a rock with a placque significant in our history as it commemorates the first settlers, including a Colby or was it ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
More great choices in Scarborough
Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Scarborough
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations