The downtown in Camden Maine.

The Best Things to Do in Camden, Maine

Close your eyes and imagine a charming New England town set beside the sea. Think historic wooden buildings, characterful mom and pop shops, and a marina filled with boats. For us, this is Camden, Maine. Set on the Maine coast beside Penobscot Bay, Camden is a popular summer vacation spot that stole our hearts on … Read more

View at Basin Harbor Vermont

11 Gorgeous New England Family Resorts

New England is one of our top recommended places for a family vacation. We had the time of our lives there on our epic New England road trip, falling in love with the small town communities, wild nature and coastal charm. We loved travelling all over New England, but it’s also a perfect place for … Read more

Nubble Light, Southern Maine

Things to do in Southern Maine

By now you know how much I love New England, and Southern Maine was one of the first spots that stole my heart. It’s a gorgeous area of quaint and colourful coastal towns, sandy beaches and rugged cliffs – in other words, it’s the perfect place to take a vacation. And don’t people know it, … Read more

Arlo and Otis playing outside the honeymoon yurt at Fortland

19 bucket list family resorts in Maine

Maine has quickly become one of our top recommendations for a stateside family trip. From unspoiled beaches to mountain peaks and foodie cities, the north-eastern state has plenty of charms and no end of fun things to do. We’ve put together a guide to the best places to vacation in Maine, including Acadia, Portland and … Read more

Victoria on the lake in Huttopia Southern Maine

5 unmissable places to vacation in Maine

Maine took me by surprise. I know it’s well known in the USA as one of the best summer spots (a Maine vacation is iconic!), but in the UK, it flies under the radar in favour of other big hitters like Florida and California. You could say the same for the whole of New England … Read more

New England Road Trip.

The Ultimate New England Road Trip Itinerary

New England exceeded all expectations. It was my small-town Gilmore Girls dream brought to life – I’m not sure I’ve ever used the word “charming” quite so often. Plus the nature blew my mind. From Acadia to the White Mountains to the forests and lakes of Vermont, every state has something spectacular to offer. And … Read more

Arlo and Otis playing outside the honeymoon yurt at Fortland

5 stylish places for glamping in New England

Glamping in New England is ideal with gorgeous lakes, coast and woodland that beckon you outdoors. Camping is always an option, but if like me, you prefer a bit more comfort, these New England glamping sites are winners. They were among our favourite and most memorable stays on our New England road trip. Let us … Read more

Victoria, Otis and Arlo on Cadillac Mountain

The Ultimate Boston to Maine Road Trip

Lucky you! If you’re reading this post, I presume you’re planning a road trip from Boston to Maine, and if so you’re in for a treat. It’s one of the most charming road trips we’ve ever done. You’ll pass through colourful seaside towns, picturesque coastal byways, a feast of American history, and top it all … Read more