Park Entrance Oceanfront Motel
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Today our port excursion is "Best of Acadia National Park and Cadillac Mountain" and is for 6 hours. Bar Harbor is nestled on the northeast tip of Maine's Mount Desert Island and we are anchored in Frenchman Bay, and have to be tendered to the pier. We drove through the small town of Bar Harbor (similar to Skagway), with its cafes, restaurants and specialty shops and once again, the wooden houses and hotels of the town had all been ...
... us over.
The parade definitely deserves its own paragraph. This was no ordinary parade... sure, it had its share of men playing electric keyboards on the back of trucks, Shriners in tiny go carts and YMCA children's camp with "decorated" school buses throwing candy, but it also had some other worthy mentionables, the kind that you absolutely expect to see at every parade.
And now, for "Spotted at Bah Hahbah Fouwth of July ...
... can imagine with a damn lobster printed on it. It really was getting tiresome after a few blocks.
We walked along Main Street, stopping from time to time to do some shopping (a girls gotta do what a girls gotta do) before finding a place to sit and enjoy a lobster roll for lunch, followed by soft serve custard. I didn't know this existed and although we both ordered the small cone, what came out was larger than any cone I have seen before. I would have hated ...
... and these older people (he was about my age) and I wonder if I will be able to do that one day." (I assumed he was talking about me, as I was the only single hiker around.) The woman said, "I think you will." Then the man said, "well, I'm just glad I don't have to right now." Hmmm.......I guess that man thought I was hiking by myself because I HAD NO OTHER CHOICE. Now, I have spent a week and a half driving by myself, eating by myself, hiking ...
... but that has not made its way here yet. Some Bar Harbor technology entrepreneur will be rich some dsy. We stared out down into the Park. It is wonderful and fascinating. Much more than you can see in two days. In fact the portion that is traveled by Auto is really only about a third of the park land. We only made it halfway around the circle with brief stops at Thunder Hole and some other stops for some rock climbing and picture taking. We drove back to ...