Whether it’s a tourist hotspot or frequently mostly by locals, these quintessential summer towns are a starting point for a weekend getaway.
On an unseasonably warm day on October, the streets are filled with visitors from near and far celebrating OgunquitFest. Paddle boarders float by dressed in costume, an antique car show is taking place nearby as well as a dog beach … Continue reading
When I visit Northern Union to meet owners Matt and Lauren Wickert, it is one of the first warm days of spring. They have the windows open, and as we sit to talk, Lauren asks, “Would you like a glass … Continue reading
Most of the shoreline of this small York County resort town is open to the public, including Marginal Way, a paved shoreline footpath spanning more than a mile of rocky coast and connecting Perkins Cove to Ogunquit Beach.
Jean Sotiropoulos and her family business, 60 years strong
Friday 7:48 p.m. @ M.C. Perkins Cove My traveling companion, Lisa, and I arrive later than anticipated for our dinner at M.C. Perkins Cove in Ogunquit. However, our work- week stress quickly subsides as we enter this waterfront oasis by … Continue reading
Maine has its fair share of delectable dishes, but what pairs flawlessly with briny raw-bar options and savory entrees? A beautiful setting -something else Maine has in spades. Here are some scenic destinations where window seats and tables on the … Continue reading
Photographs + stories by Maine + Maine Home+Design magazine staff As we’re packing the car for our weekend away, I tell my boyfriend Sergio that I’ve never actually been to Ogunquit, one of Maine’s quintessential coastal villages. Sergio’s been before; … Continue reading
Driving into Ogunquit in October is like entering the world’s most scenic fun house. Lawns and storefronts display elaborate Halloween tableaux and autumnal decorations. Yet, the broad beach still pulls you in with a brief moment of hope that maybe … Continue reading
Photographs + stories by Maine magazine staff: Heidi Kirn, Art Director, Maine Home+Design magazine Heidi Kirn, Art Director, Maine Home+Design Ogunquit holds a special place in my heart. When I was a kid, my family used to visit on … Continue reading