Grab your best gal pals or your significant other, because Portland, Maine is waiting for you. This east coast United States city is the perfect location for a long weekend jaunt to relax and spoil yourself and your best mates. In Portland, Maine, you’ll find spectacular history, picturesque lighthouses and a city with a diverse selection of restaurants. Experience the ultimate weekend getaway to Portland, Maine by staying at the Portland Harbor Hotel.
This New England road trip itinerary will take you on the scenic route from Boston to Portland then to Maine’s Mid Coast and Acadia National Park. You’ll experience the east coast food – like lobster and seafood – and take in the beautiful Maine lighthouses that still guide the ships along the rocky coastline. Find an interactive map at the bottom of this post.
With these Galapagos Islands travel tips, your next adventure to the Enchanted Islands will be unforgettable.
We had left early in the afternoon, bound for a steep trail up the mountain. With my hiking boots on, a bottle of water in my backpack and a hat that kept the warm equator sun off my face, we set off along the jungle trail. Mist and humidity clung to me, making it seem like I was drenched in sweat.
The Galapagos Islands are one of the most unique, biodiverse areas on the planet. With creatures that you won’t find anywhere else on Earth, volcanic landscapes and waters teeming with life, it’s no wonder that many people have Galapagos Islands on their bucket list. Because it’s so incomparable, it can be hard to figure out what to pack for the Galapagos Islands.
Sitting in your pocket or your purse is one of the most powerful pieces of technology to date. That’s right your smartphone. These beasts can take and edit photos as we’ve never seen before, and that’s why smartphones are increasingly replacing heavy cameras when people travel. But to use them to take amazing photos, you’ll need to know the ins and outs of the smartphone as well as photography basics to take your smartphone travel photography to the next level.
Where else can you find magical gardens straight out of a fantasy novel then travel back in time to ancient Roman days to see how Emperors lived? Nowhere else but in Tivoli. Tivoli is home to the two UNESCO world heritage sites of Hadrian’s Villa and Villa d’Este. Located only an hour from Rome, you can easily take a day trip to Tivoli, Italy.
In small towns across Ontario, you’ll see a mix of quaint shops, natural beauty and an abundance of hospitality. Elora is just one of those towns. From the one-of-a-kind local shops to the incredible beauty of the raging Grand River, Elora has that small town charm that people come from all over to explore. Now you can too! Here are all the things to do in Elora to soak up the small town charm and leave happy and refreshed.