Echo Motel & Oceanfront Cottages
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Had a perfect travel day yesterday. Actually got away early, 8:45, and had beautiful cold clear weather all day. It was only once we got close to Portland that we saw any snow at all and there it was only deep in the bush. But shortly after we stopped for the night the snow started. It looks like we got about 3" overnight. Luckily we're heading south! Had great Chinese food last night. Who knew we'd find it in Maine! Here's what morning looked like - winter ...
... chose a place to watch the fireworks and watch 15 minutes of some of the best ones we've ever seen.
Once finished around 100,000 people all of a sudden started leaving the park in every direction and we quickly realised the original plan of catching the subway to Hanover street for dinner would not be the best idea.. Especially as they were now all free. We decided to walk the estimated (by me) 1km walk to the restaurant we had chosen for NYE ...
This morning our intention was to check out Portland. We wandered down to the 'old town' which wasn't really an old town but VERY like Port Adelaide! It was cold - about minus 7 - so we were going into many shops just to warm up! When I saw a cheese shop that had samples it was like a dream!! The cheese was all made in Vermont and was delicious. We got talking to the lady about how we'd been hoping to see snow . She suggested if we drive inland about ...
... The tour itself, without the added excitement was pretty boring. The highlight was a hidden staircase which was kind of cool. After our awesome tour we decided to escape Salem as the 'witch' like attractions looked cheesy at best and borderline offensive at worst. The one interesting museum was closed, so we headed up the coast. Exploring up the coast we drove through some very cute little towns with the gorgeous wooden houses, but didn't feel the need to ...
... 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 ...