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- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Microwave in room
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... in 1916. It sits on Mount Desert Island and was once land that was privately owned. There is much to see here, so while we didn't the best luck today, we'll have to come back!
The village of Bar Harbor is on Mount Desert Island, just outside the park. Here again is another scenic New England community, sitting along Frenchman Bay. We had a GREAT lunch at the ...
... we had the feeling we were in the wrong place. Larry explained to us that a local high school teacher that people knew had been murdered by a pupil who was 14, he had raped her and murdered her and then dumped her behind the school, he then left the scene and went to the movie cinema and watched a movie. Clearly a mental. The people gathering were there to watch the pre trial with the kid, we left before all that kicked off.The thing that struck me though was that if ...
... and prep for what ever searches awaited us... As we pulled up to the wicket the guard stepped out asked us where we were from (smart ass in me wanted to say Canada) she asked for our ID and our final destination and was surprised that Hannah and Cheyenne were in the back and wished us on our way... No probings, no searches, not even a question about what we were carrying. We were shocked and relieved. I'm sure our seats were ...
Today we headed south for the USA. We were eager to get back "home." Well, the US Custom's agent made us rethink that. He was gruff (ok so he doesn't have a fun job) and made a big deal about my fruit. He tossed the grapes because I had taken them out of their bag but "allowed me" to keep my tupperware container. How generous. But with that experience behind us, we drove into Maine and drove toward ...
16th Sept cont.
After a few hours we turned down a loop road to drive round the Acadia National Park where we had dinner at Schoodic Point whilst watching a beautiful sunset. Afterward we headed off to Ellsworth's Walmart to camp for the night. Once we got there we noticed how much we were back in the states as we're back to later opening times. We settled in, watched a Desperate Housewives and got off to bed.
Got up around ...