If you’re a Part Time Vagabond, there’s no doubt you have a list of places you want to see before you die. The new year has me reflecting on the places I’ve been, the places I’d like to revisit, and the places I’d like to see for the first time.
It’s not all lobsters and and pine trees here in Maine. It’s about time we dubunked a few myths about “Vacationland.”
Even though I really wanted to take the train to New York City from Maine, it seems it just wasn’t in the cards…this time.
If you don’t have millions of dollars to drop on a private trip to outer space, the next best thing is a visit to a planetarium. Here’s my wishlist.
I love road trips, but dislike roads. I don’t like roads, not because of what you do see, but because of what you don’t see along the way.
Today is Labor Day in the United States, a holiday set up to recognize and celebrate the people who make this country go: the workers. On the tail end of summer, with autumn creeping up, it’s a great time to take a much needed day of relaxation and escapism. Here’s my advice for Labor Day […]
Growing up, you would have been hard pressed to find me without a camera close by. I loved taking pictures. When I was eight years old, I saw a television show that captured my imagination. It was a behind the scenes look at the art and craft of filmmaking called “Movie Magic.” That show changed […]
A photo gallery of images from the Friday morning launch at the 2012 Great Falls Balloon Festival in Lewiston, ME.
Sometimes the best thing to take home with you from a trip is as simple as an imprint from a rubber stamp. Maine State Parks (and U.S. National Parks) have a fun passport system that allows you to collect stamps from all the parks and historic sites. It’s a great way to visit the parks, […]
I’ve seen the so-called artwork of the man named Christo. Bright orange flags draped over the pathways of Central Park, wending the way through the trees and along the pavement like a snake along a farm creek. In Central Park, the little spit of “natural” land in the concrete jungle of New York City, Christo’s […]