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We leave the Bar Harbor area of MDI and head to its Southwest Harbor area. Some say that Southwest Harbor is one of Maine's best kept secrets and it is often called "the jewel" of MDI and the Acadia National Park region. Called the "quiet side", this quaint town is surrounded by the quiet beauty of Acadia
Our first stop in this area is an …
... One guy even had a Human Kinetics book out making sure he was doing things right!
The weather cooperated until we were finished and then the rain came down at Sand Beach. We caught the bus back to Jordan Pond and had the popovers and lemonade one last time.
We really had a great time visiting Acadia National Park. If you haven't been hopefully you can put it on your bucket list.
Time to move on to ...
... Wales, you know the one with the longest name, in a perfect Welsh accent telling us that is where her family is from.
Once everybody had arrived, we all followed Edna down to the boat and were greeted by a hyperactive character in a wetsuit, no other than Diver Ed. The remainder of the crew, The Professor and Plankton Girl were joined by 2 huge Newfoundland water rescue dogs. Ed is hilarious and while the trip has an educational basis, ...
... views were good, the mist had some in more and it was all a bit hazy, so back home via the supermarket for dinner.
Tomorrow, we had hoped to go fishing, but were advised that most of the fish have left the bay and would need to go quite far out to catch anything, so we opted for a fun trip recommended by the Evans family. Watch this space for our update on Diver Ed's dive in theatre onboard the good ship Starfish ...
... booked for the two days they are running this week. There are plenty of other activities that do not require reservations. The boys need to do one to get their junior ranger patch. we had been into Acadia bike yesterday and their bikes seemed okay, but as we turned into Cottage Street, Phil spotted Bar Harbor bikes which is a bike shop selling Specialized, Cannondale and Trek bikes but also doing bike hire, ...