Travel Blogs from Bar Harbor
... arm and said "here's another" and when I looked there were 5 of us in a row all wearing navy sherpas.
I went on a cliff walk and then walked back to hotel. My hip and knee are not allowing me to go far or very fast.
This evening John and I went into town on the shuttle and had dinner in an old style diner.
Two alarms set for tomorrow as cases have to be out at ...
... 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 a demonstration of how to break it up. I got in a right mess and had very little meat. Hated using my fingers. I demolished the dessert at double quick time - it was blueberry pie and was absolutely packed with them.
Early night as its been a long ...
... tacky souvenir shops , over priced food etc and about a million people walking the streets who all disappear at about 8 o' clock at night .
We woke to another perfect day.
Avoiding the fruit loops at breakfast , cereals not people , although plenty around as well we were soon up in Arcadia National Park , America' s 9th. most popular with around 2 million visits a year. Deservedly popular it has all ...
Packing up took a little bit longer than set up 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 up route 1 we stopped at Moose Point State Park for a picnic lunch and a wander on the beach ...
... settle on the island. We then drove down to Southwest Harbor which is a small fishing town. where there are fishermen and boat builders. It was interesting to just drive around there for a little while.
Our next stop was Northeast Harbor where we had our second Lobster Roll for lunch. This one was much better than our first one a few days ago. There was a lot more lobster and it was on a fresh bakery bun. The lobster was mixed with mayonnaise rather ...