The Retro Roadtripper

 

To mildly go where lots of people have gone before…

Joshua Hrehovcik, photographer and writer, likes to  take long rides and lots of photographs. He is currently in a contest to get more Instagram followers  than his brother – and is losing. Badly.  You can help Josh by following him  on Instagram @retroroadtripper65

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@retroroadtripper65:  3,259
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Take a colorful journey to some of the most wonderful places in New England through the eyes of photographer and not bad selling author Joshua Hrehovcik, The Retro Roadtripper.
Part travel guide, part photo album, The Retro Roadtrip Series visits some of the best-known vacation spots in this special part of the world as well as uncovers hidden gems known only to the locals.
So let’s hit the road with The Retro Roadtripper.

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A “Famous” Photographer visits historic Goodall Park, Sanford Maine.

Josh Hrehovcik, The Retro Roadtripper, visits historic Goodall Park, home of Sanford Mainers Baseball in Sanford, Maine.

Fun Fact: Goodall Park first opened in 1915 and was the last ballpark that Babe Ruth hit a home run in wearing a Boston Red Sox uniform.

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Josh is currently in a contest to get more Instagram followers than his brother – and is losing. Badly.
You can help Josh by following him on Instagram @retroroadtripper65

Wishing you a relaxing autumn day. 
Snug Harbor Farm. Kennebunk, Maine. 
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#relaxday #autumnday #snugharborfarm #fallinnewengland #pumpkin🎃 #statuesofinstagram #breathe #lawnart

Wishing you a relaxing autumn day.
Snug Harbor Farm. Kennebunk, Maine.
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#relaxday #autumnday #snugharborfarm #fallinnewengland #pumpkin🎃 #statuesofinstagram #breathe #lawnart
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Here's looking at you. 
Perkins Cove. Ogunquit, Maine. 
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#hereslookingatyou #perkinscove #Ogunquit #fishingboats #lobsterboats #Maine #maineisgorgeous #regency #mainelobstermen #mainelobster #garmin #trafficjam #raw_newengland

Here's looking at you.
Perkins Cove. Ogunquit, Maine.
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#hereslookingatyou #perkinscove #Ogunquit #fishingboats #lobsterboats #Maine #maineisgorgeous #regency #mainelobstermen #mainelobster #garmin #trafficjam #raw_newengland
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Decisions Decisions. 
The Nonantum Resort. Kennebunkport, Maine. 
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#whattodo #manychoices #Kennebunkport #kayakrentals #latitudes #bikerentals #nonantum #signpost #shuttlestop #decisions

Decisions Decisions.
The Nonantum Resort. Kennebunkport, Maine.
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#whattodo #manychoices #Kennebunkport #kayakrentals #latitudes #bikerentals #nonantum #signpost #shuttlestop #decisions
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Imagine my embarrassment when I was told that the John Paul Jones house in Portsmouth, New Hampshire was not, in fact, the home of The bass player for Led Zeppelin, but the American Revolution navy captain. But still, it was cool.
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#johnpauljones #americanrevolution #Portsmouth #historichomes #notledzepplin #1776 #mymistake #butitscool #howembarrassing

Imagine my embarrassment when I was told that the John Paul Jones house in Portsmouth, New Hampshire was not, in fact, the home of The bass player for Led Zeppelin, but the American Revolution navy captain. But still, it was cool.
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#johnpauljones #americanrevolution #Portsmouth #historichomes #notledzepplin #1776 #mymistake #butitscool #howembarrassing
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Plenty of good seats available. 
The Cliff House. Ogunquit, Maine. 
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#haveaseat #cliffhouse #cliffview #firepit #Ogunquit #MaineThing #bestseatinthehouse #intheround #Maine

Plenty of good seats available.
The Cliff House. Ogunquit, Maine.
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#haveaseat #cliffhouse #cliffview #firepit #Ogunquit #MaineThing #bestseatinthehouse #intheround #Maine
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One. Stop. Shopping. 
The Scoop Deck. Wells, Maine. 
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#onestopshopping #icecream #hotdogs #fun #Wells #wellsmaine #scoopdeck #iwanticecream #iwanthotdogs #letshavefun #pinkflamingo

One. Stop. Shopping.
The Scoop Deck. Wells, Maine.
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#onestopshopping #icecream #hotdogs #fun #Wells #wellsmaine #scoopdeck #iwanticecream #iwanthotdogs #letshavefun #pinkflamingo
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It's a good day to take a Chance. Nick's Chance Whale Watch. Kennebunkport, Maine. 
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#takeachance #nickschance #whalewatch #Kennebunkport #bestoftheusa_reflections #reflectionsofinstagram #reflectioncollection #MaineThing #my207 #bestofthepinetreestate

It's a good day to take a Chance. Nick's Chance Whale Watch. Kennebunkport, Maine.
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#takeachance #nickschance #whalewatch #Kennebunkport #bestoftheusa_reflections #reflectionsofinstagram #reflectioncollection #MaineThing #my207 #bestofthepinetreestate
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Greetings from The Kennebunk Free Library. Main Street. Kennebunk, Maine. 
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#kfl #freelibrary #nightwalkers #columns #mainelibraries #loveyourlibrary #readabook #lightupthenight #mainstreetusa

Greetings from The Kennebunk Free Library. Main Street. Kennebunk, Maine.
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#kfl #freelibrary #nightwalkers #columns #mainelibraries #loveyourlibrary #readabook #lightupthenight #mainstreetusa
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The Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help. Built 1878. Mission Hill. Boston, Massachusetts. 
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#ladyofperpetualhelp #missionhill #Boston #romanesquearchitecture #gothicrevivalarchitecture #basilica #missionchurch #1878 #historicchurch

The Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help. Built 1878. Mission Hill. Boston, Massachusetts.
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#ladyofperpetualhelp #missionhill #Boston #romanesquearchitecture #gothicrevivalarchitecture #basilica #missionchurch #1878 #historicchurch
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Nunan's. Lobster. Hut.
Cape Porpoise, Maine 🦞
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#nunan #lobster #lobsterhut #CapePorpoise #Maine #eatlobster #mainefood #maineroadtrip #whatsforsupper #lobsterintherough

Nunan's. Lobster. Hut.
Cape Porpoise, Maine 🦞
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#nunan #lobster #lobsterhut #CapePorpoise #Maine #eatlobster #mainefood #maineroadtrip #whatsforsupper #lobsterintherough
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Good morning from Gooch's Beach. Kennebunk, Maine. 
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#beachmorning #sunsoutbunsout #goochsbeach #poochesatgoochs #MaineThing #themainebeaches #beachday #goodmorningmaine #iwannamovetomaine

Good morning from Gooch's Beach. Kennebunk, Maine.
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#beachmorning #sunsoutbunsout #goochsbeach #poochesatgoochs #MaineThing #themainebeaches #beachday #goodmorningmaine #iwannamovetomaine
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Greetings from the Mousam River. Kennebunk, Maine. 
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#dontgochasingwaterfalls #mousamriver #mainewaterfalls #Maine #damreels #waterfallreels #fallingwater #riverreels

Greetings from the Mousam River. Kennebunk, Maine.
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#dontgochasingwaterfalls #mousamriver #mainewaterfalls #Maine #damreels #waterfallreels #fallingwater #riverreels
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Greetings from Pepperell Mill.
Biddeford, Maine. 
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#biddeford #biddefordmills #smokestack #brickfactory #biddefordsaco #textilemill #pepperellmill #heartofbiddeford #sunshine #bluesky

Greetings from Pepperell Mill.
Biddeford, Maine.
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#biddeford #biddefordmills #smokestack #brickfactory #biddefordsaco #textilemill #pepperellmill #heartofbiddeford #sunshine #bluesky
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Your Front Door Friday.  From Congress Street. Portland, Maine. 
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#frontdoorfriday #congressstreet #Portland #PortlandMaine #shutthefrontdoor #streetlifestyle #doorsandwindows_greatshots #doorsandwindowsoftheworld

Your Front Door Friday. From Congress Street. Portland, Maine.
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#frontdoorfriday #congressstreet #Portland #PortlandMaine #shutthefrontdoor #streetlifestyle #doorsandwindows_greatshots #doorsandwindowsoftheworld
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Hope you get to Chat, Chew and Play today.
From Hampton Beach, New Hampshire. 
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#chatchewplay #hamptonbeach #hamptonbeachnh #letschat #letschew #letsplay #603life #bestofthegranitestate #parkinglot #ashworth #NewHampshire

Hope you get to Chat, Chew and Play today.
From Hampton Beach, New Hampshire.
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#chatchewplay #hamptonbeach #hamptonbeachnh #letschat #letschew #letsplay #603life #bestofthegranitestate #parkinglot #ashworth #NewHampshire
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Wishing you an Endless Summer.
From Maine.
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#themainebeaches #endlesssummer #sunandsurf #sunandsand #herecomesthesun #beachdayeveryday

Wishing you an Endless Summer.
From Maine.
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#themainebeaches #endlesssummer #sunandsurf #sunandsand #herecomesthesun #beachdayeveryday
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Why yes, I've raced at Monte Carlo.
The Funspot. Laconia, New Hampshire. 
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#montecarlo #vintagearcade #monaco #vintagegrandprix #funspot #Laconia #NewHampshire #steeringwheel #classiccar #classicarcade #classicdrive #whyyes #gentlemandriver #VisitNH #vintageracing

Why yes, I've raced at Monte Carlo.
The Funspot. Laconia, New Hampshire.
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#montecarlo #vintagearcade #monaco #vintagegrandprix #funspot #Laconia #NewHampshire #steeringwheel #classiccar #classicarcade #classicdrive #whyyes #gentlemandriver #VisitNH #vintageracing
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Be Brave.
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#takewhisks #whiskybusiness #dontbeafraid #takeawhisk #bebrave #kitchencourage #youcancookit #youcanbakeit #youcaneatit #youcandoughit

Be Brave.
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#takewhisks #whiskybusiness #dontbeafraid #takeawhisk #bebrave #kitchencourage #youcancookit #youcanbakeit #youcaneatit #youcandoughit
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The Light of Portland. 80 Exchange Street. The Old Port. Portland, Maine. 
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#oldport #Portland #PortlandMaine #muralsofinstagram #mainemurals #exchangestreet #oldportportland #lookup

The Light of Portland. 80 Exchange Street. The Old Port. Portland, Maine.
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#oldport #Portland #PortlandMaine #muralsofinstagram #mainemurals #exchangestreet #oldportportland #lookup
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Red Skies at Night. Portsmouth, New Hampshire. 
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#portsmouthbridge #raw_bridges #nhmagazine #redskiesatnight #thefixx #PortsmouthNH #Portsmouth #newhampshirered #thingsarelookingup #bridgelights #RouteOne #nightstroll

Red Skies at Night. Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
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#portsmouthbridge #raw_bridges #nhmagazine #redskiesatnight #thefixx #PortsmouthNH #Portsmouth #newhampshirered #thingsarelookingup #bridgelights #RouteOne #nightstroll
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Please help me wish my Mom a very happy birthday.  A lady who really does know how to party. 
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#himom #yousayitsyourbirthday #itspartytime #candlesonthecake #happybirthdaymom

Please help me wish my Mom a very happy birthday. A lady who really does know how to party.
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#himom #yousayitsyourbirthday #itspartytime #candlesonthecake #happybirthdaymom
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In honor of Maine Open Lighthouse Day. 
Nubble Lighthouse. The last Lighthouse in North America to be automated. Built 1879. York, Maine. 
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#maineopenlighthouseday #lighthousesofinstagram #bestoftheusa_lighthouses #MaineThing #southermaine #mainecoast #York #1879 #famouslighthouse #newenglandlighthouses #nubblelighthouse

In honor of Maine Open Lighthouse Day.
Nubble Lighthouse. The last Lighthouse in North America to be automated. Built 1879. York, Maine.
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#maineopenlighthouseday #lighthousesofinstagram #bestoftheusa_lighthouses #MaineThing #southermaine #mainecoast #York #1879 #famouslighthouse #newenglandlighthouses #nubblelighthouse
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Decisions Decisions. 
Pine Root Farm. Steep Falls, Maine. 
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#decisions #pickles #jam #localhoney #maplesyrup #farmstand #roadsigns #pinerootfarm #steepfalls #mainefarms #ontheroad #whattochoose #iwantitall #maine_igers #bestoftheusa_farmlife

Decisions Decisions.
Pine Root Farm. Steep Falls, Maine.
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#decisions #pickles #jam #localhoney #maplesyrup #farmstand #roadsigns #pinerootfarm #steepfalls #mainefarms #ontheroad #whattochoose #iwantitall #maine_igers #bestoftheusa_farmlife
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The Lady Mary Inn at The Hurd Manor. Built 1894.
 North Berwick, Maine.
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#ladymary #historichomes #historicinn #northberwick #nationalregisterofhistoricplaces #queenannstyle #historichomesofamerica #historichomesofnewengland #1894 #ladyofthemanor

The Lady Mary Inn at The Hurd Manor. Built 1894.
North Berwick, Maine.
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#ladymary #historichomes #historicinn #northberwick #nationalregisterofhistoricplaces #queenannstyle #historichomesofamerica #historichomesofnewengland #1894 #ladyofthemanor
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Hope your day is filled with, well, y'know....
Joe's Playland. Salisbury Beach, Massachusetts. 
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#funandgames #joesplayland #salisbury #salisburybeach #Massachusettes #mass_igers #newengland_roadtrip #arcade #letsplay #havefun #playgames #goodsign #funsign #yougotgame #pinball #skeeball #wintickets #videogames

Hope your day is filled with, well, y'know....
Joe's Playland. Salisbury Beach, Massachusetts.
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#funandgames #joesplayland #salisbury #salisburybeach #Massachusettes #mass_igers #newengland_roadtrip #arcade #letsplay #havefun #playgames #goodsign #funsign #yougotgame #pinball #skeeball #wintickets #videogames
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Your Moment of Tranquility. 
From Mother's Beach. Kennebunk, Maine. 
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#yourmoment #momentoftranquility #dontforgettobreathe #MaineThing #ahhhhhhhhh #oceanwaves #oceantherapy #tranquility #mothersbeach #listentothewaves

Your Moment of Tranquility.
From Mother's Beach. Kennebunk, Maine.
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#yourmoment #momentoftranquility #dontforgettobreathe #MaineThing #ahhhhhhhhh #oceanwaves #oceantherapy #tranquility #mothersbeach #listentothewaves
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Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse. Built 1897. Portland Harbor. 
South Portland, Maine. 
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#sailboat #mainelighthouses #portlandharbor #lovemaine #visitmaine #visitportland #downeast #maineroadtrip #raw_lighthouses #lighthouses_around_the_world #207isgreat

Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse. Built 1897. Portland Harbor.
South Portland, Maine.
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#sailboat #mainelighthouses #portlandharbor #lovemaine #visitmaine #visitportland #downeast #maineroadtrip #raw_lighthouses #lighthouses_around_the_world #207isgreat
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Now here's a perk I hadn't realized you could attain by being an artist.
Perkins Cove. Ogunquit, Maine. 
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#residentartist #preferredparking #perkinscove #Ogunquit #artistperks #beanartist #parkinglot #vipparking #artisawesome #artistlove #maineart #supportthearts #ihadnoidea #goals #perk #artistbenefit

Now here's a perk I hadn't realized you could attain by being an artist.
Perkins Cove. Ogunquit, Maine.
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#residentartist #preferredparking #perkinscove #Ogunquit #artistperks #beanartist #parkinglot #vipparking #artisawesome #artistlove #maineart #supportthearts #ihadnoidea #goals #perk #artistbenefit
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Chocolate. Chip. Muffin.
Anthony's Food Shop. York, Maine. 
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#chocolatechips #muffins #anthonys #stopforfood #imgettinghungry #iwantmuffins #iwantchocolate #York #mainefood #areyouhungry #wantamuffin #yesplease

Chocolate. Chip. Muffin.
Anthony's Food Shop. York, Maine.
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#chocolatechips #muffins #anthonys #stopforfood #imgettinghungry #iwantmuffins #iwantchocolate #York #mainefood #areyouhungry #wantamuffin #yesplease
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The "Famous" Seashore Trolley Museum TV Commercial. 
As seen on, y'know, TV.
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#almostfamous #notfamous #notfamousyet #asseenontv #tvcommercial #spectrumreach #trolleyride #newenglandmuseums #Kennebunkport #meetyorkcount #millerlite #homage #bobuecker #frontrow #autographs #greatseats #MaineLife

The "Famous" Seashore Trolley Museum TV Commercial.
As seen on, y'know, TV.
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#almostfamous #notfamous #notfamousyet #asseenontv #tvcommercial #spectrumreach #trolleyride #newenglandmuseums #Kennebunkport #meetyorkcount #millerlite #homage #bobuecker #frontrow #autographs #greatseats #MaineLife
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Gettin' Cheesy at Cheese Louise in The Old Port. Portland, Maine. 
And chips.
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#cheeselouise #grilledcheese #eatout #letsdolunch #visitportland #visitportlandme #theoldport #oldportportland #becheesy #extracheese #yesplease #itseasy #takeitcheesy

Gettin' Cheesy at Cheese Louise in The Old Port. Portland, Maine.
And chips.
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#cheeselouise #grilledcheese #eatout #letsdolunch #visitportland #visitportlandme #theoldport #oldportportland #becheesy #extracheese #yesplease #itseasy #takeitcheesy
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That's the Spirit. As in The Spirit of Massachusetts floating restaurant in Kennebunkport, Maine. 
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#lovekpt #woodenboat #Kennebunkport #mainecoast #thatsthespirit #floatingrestaurant #getthespirit #spiritweekend #my207 #onthewater

That's the Spirit. As in The Spirit of Massachusetts floating restaurant in Kennebunkport, Maine.
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#lovekpt #woodenboat #Kennebunkport #mainecoast #thatsthespirit #floatingrestaurant #getthespirit #spiritweekend #my207 #onthewater
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Rolling into the long weekend on Ogunquit Beach, Maine. 
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#ogunquitbeach #VisitME #sunsandbeach #lifegaurd #mainebeaches #rollingintotheweekend #beachlove

Rolling into the long weekend on Ogunquit Beach, Maine.
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#ogunquitbeach #VisitME #sunsandbeach #lifegaurd #mainebeaches #rollingintotheweekend #beachlove
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Please Bee Safe.
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#sunflower #beesafe #beekind #beeyourself #Maine

Please Bee Safe.
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#sunflower #beesafe #beekind #beeyourself #Maine
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Wishing you the best seat in (and outside) the house this Labor Day weekend. 
From The  Colony Hotel. Kennebunkport, Maine. 
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#poolside #bestseatinthehouse #thecolonyhotel #Kennebunkport #newengland_roadtrip #NewEngland #maineisgorgeous #bestofnewengland #loungechairs #historichotels

Wishing you the best seat in (and outside) the house this Labor Day weekend.
From The Colony Hotel. Kennebunkport, Maine.
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#poolside #bestseatinthehouse #thecolonyhotel #Kennebunkport #newengland_roadtrip #NewEngland #maineisgorgeous #bestofnewengland #loungechairs #historichotels
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Hope you have a good knight. 
Lickee's and Chewy's Candies and Creamery. Dover, New Hampshire. 
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#goodknight #suitofarmor #candystore #dover #dovernh #603adventures #roadtripnewhampshire #knights #kingarthur #lancealot #visitNH

Hope you have a good knight.
Lickee's and Chewy's Candies and Creamery. Dover, New Hampshire.
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#goodknight #suitofarmor #candystore #dover #dovernh #603adventures #roadtripnewhampshire #knights #kingarthur #lancealot #visitNH
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Wishing you a safe and happy long weekend. 
From Ocean Park, Maine. #Established 1881.
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#longweekend #oceanpark #MaineThing #onthebeach #onthesand #lobsterroll #Curtis #shuffleboard #VisitMaine #visitme #library #takealittletrip #besafe #behappy #1881 #nautilus #guesthouse #icecreamparlor #postoffice #billowhouse

Wishing you a safe and happy long weekend.
From Ocean Park, Maine. #Established 1881.
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#longweekend #oceanpark #MaineThing #onthebeach #onthesand #lobsterroll #Curtis #shuffleboard #VisitMaine #visitme #library #takealittletrip #besafe #behappy #1881 #nautilus #guesthouse #icecreamparlor #postoffice #billowhouse
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Wildwood Chapel. Built 1910. Kennebunkport, Maine. 
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#Wildwood #baptistchapel #Kennebunkport #Maine #1910 #stonechurch #stonechapel #sunflare #backroadsofnewengland

Wildwood Chapel. Built 1910. Kennebunkport, Maine.
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#Wildwood #baptistchapel #Kennebunkport #Maine #1910 #stonechurch #stonechapel #sunflare #backroadsofnewengland
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Greetings from Bethel, Maine.
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#Bethel #forbeth #bethelmaine #sundaydrive #mainstreetmaine #hipsterbrunch #mainegemandmineralmuseum #touchthemoon

Greetings from Bethel, Maine.
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#Bethel #forbeth #bethelmaine #sundaydrive #mainstreetmaine #hipsterbrunch #mainegemandmineralmuseum #touchthemoon
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To anyone who has lost someone close to them far too early, here is a quote I came across that has helped me. Perhaps it could help you. 
"It's not something you forget, but hopefully you find a comfortable place for it".
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Here's hoping you find a comfortable place. 
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#forkate #onyourbirthday #missingyou

To anyone who has lost someone close to them far too early, here is a quote I came across that has helped me. Perhaps it could help you.
"It's not something you forget, but hopefully you find a comfortable place for it".
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Here's hoping you find a comfortable place.
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#forkate #onyourbirthday #missingyou
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