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Fall Colors!


Breakfast View   Another Breakfast View As usual, I was up early and out to the common room of the Inn by 5:00 AM.  It was so peaceful and  beautiful, watching the sun come up.  About 6:30 I began smelling wonderful aromas coming from the kitchen…the anticipation was building!  Finally, at 8 A.M. we got to […]

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  Having dined on our last delicious breakfast at the Harpswell Inn and after receiving hugs from Ann, it was time to move on to our next destination.  (Note: I can’t recall ever having received hugs from any other innkeeper or hotel manager before!) It was raining when we left and it rained throughout the six hour drive down […]

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More ME!

  We had planned to go looking for whales today, but a front came in and the resulting rain caused our boat trip to be cancelled.  So, we took this as an opportunity to further explore the Harpswell peninsulas and islands. First up was a little geocaching…have to keep our streak going!  Our first cache site was in […]

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The Harpwell Inn


  We started our morning by driving over to the House of Seven Gables.  It’s a wood frame house that sits right beside the shore.  And, yes it does have 7 gables.  I counted. Interestingly, when Nathanial Hawthorne wrote his book the house had only 3 gables. That’s because the owners had modified it to eliminate 4 of them.  […]

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