Travel Blogs from Houlton
... guy, so I gladly went along on the trek! As we discovered there's much more to chips than meets the eye! It was a wonderful tour and we enjoyed the deliciousness of hot off the assembly line kettle chips flavoured any which way you choose! Now that my beloved was filled with chips and happy I had one more covered bridge to see before we could call it a day and off we went to find the longest covered bridge in the World! We made our way south ...
... so had over an hour to visit the museum which was interesting but once again I was totally charmed with highway 132 and noted that I will have to come back again and drive every mile with time to stop for lots of photos. There are tons of artisans along the Saint Lawrence River and so many beautiful sites. I left the museum at 5 pm in full sunshine and in sufficient heat to be warm with out heated ...
... many snowmobiles.
Our stop tonight is in Houlton, in a WalMart parking lot. But before we set up for the night we shopped at Marden's, one of our favorite stores whenever we are in Maine. It’s sort of like a store in Berwick, NS called Bargain Harley’s. Filled with odds and ends, you never know what bargains you will find.
Travelled today: 472 km
Travelled to date: 17868 km
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... Mt Katahdin. Unfortunately we were unable to see anything even remotely rewembling a mountain due to the low ground fog. So no picture of the mountain in spite of several attempts. We continued on to Houlton ME just a few miles from the Canadian border. This town had many victorian houses from when it was the wealthiest town in the US in the late 1800's. We made one final stop at WalMart in the US and hoped the rain would end ...
... the essentials..... shoes and orthotics, sunscreen, pencils and notebook.......some clothes that are suitable for the temperature and culture, phone numbers, insurance cards, peanut butter, your well wishes...... that's about it.
someone recently sent me her good wishes and her closing line was "travel with joy"
I will surely, travel with joy.
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