Monthly Archives: July 2012

Some final sights from the Acadia Mini Vacation

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“Tornado”

The “Tornado” ride at Barnstable Fair at night. It really makes me think of a UFO landing.

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Is There Gold In Fort Knox?

A few months ago I saw a program called Brad Meltzer’s Decoded and the Episode was about Fort Knox and whether there was really  gold stored there or not. Of course they were investigating Fort Knox, Kentucky. I don’t know about … Continue reading

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Into the Sky

Our last morning in Bar Harbor found us trying breakfast at the Cottage Street Bakery and Restaurant because we hadn’t tried any pop-overs yet and they had pop-overs. They also had an outside deck and it looked like we were … Continue reading

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Return to Cadillac Mountain

Back at the motel we each freshened up a bit and then it was back out to find someplace to have dinner. It was still sunny and hot so we wanted to find someplace we could eat outside to take … Continue reading

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The Summit

Because of the time and because we were thirsty and hungry at this point, we skipped  some of the scenic turn offs after the Bubble Rock adventure and just headed for the summit. I can’t say we made a Bee line because the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week~ Week 29

The other day I had a chance to take a harbor cruise around Boston Harbor. It was a nice break from the oppressive heat. I was pleased when the tour boat swung into the inner harbor past the Constitution. I … Continue reading

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The Bubble Rock Adventure

My sister will identify with this. Back when we went to Oahu, Hawaii we hiked a trail that was mentioned on the travel channel as being and easy 5 minute hike. It wasn’t even close to that and the locals … Continue reading

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Along the Loop Road

Leaving the Thunder Hole we headed back onto the Loop Road. It’s 27 miles long  but I can guarantee that it will take more than 30 minutes to drive it…more than an hour…more than…well here are a few more scenes … Continue reading

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Morning on The Loop Road

We were up bright and early the next morning. The sun seems to rise about 5am and light was filtering in through the small hall window. I believe that’s the “natural” way to wake up…to sunlight but it was still … Continue reading

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