My Portland Vacation Rental

MY PORTLAND CONDO IS NOW READY FOR RENTALS! Please message me at bbcportside@gmail.com to inquire about prices and availability! See all my photos of the condo here. I purchased this 2-bedroom/1-bathroom (sleeps 4) condo in the very heart of Portland’s Old Port in December 2017. Each bedroom has a queen-sized bed. The bathroom has a large walk-in shower. […]


48ish Hours in Portland

48ish Hours in Portland


A Day on Monhegan Island

For anyone visiting the Boothbay region in the nicer weather, a day trip to Monhegan is guaranteed to be one of the highlights of your stay. Monhegan is an island 12 miles off the coast, home to only about 65 year-round residents. The island is known for its history as a lobstering community and as an […]


A Side-Trip to Vinalhaven

On a visit to Boothbay this spring, we took a little side-trip to the island of Vinalhaven. We spent three nights at the very comfortable Tidewater Motel, right in the center of the town of Vinalhaven — you could not ask for a better location! The Tidewater gets its name because it is literally perched on […]


Acadia National Park: My Guest Post on BootsnAll

My article entitled “Five Practical Tips for Making the Most of Your Visit to Maine’s Acadia National Park” was published on BootsnAll’s Travel Blog today.  Please check it out!