More than beaches – Maine’s museums and zoos

More than beaches – Maine’s museums and zoos

By Andrea Timpano, Taking the Kids correspondentOGUNQUIT AND YORK, Maine (Day 3 of 3)  —  The Beachmere Inn offers free continental breakfast each morning but we decide to check out Café Amore, a restaurant we spot while walking home from Perkin’s Cove the...
In the Maine Beach towns – Ogunquit and lobsters

In the Maine Beach towns – Ogunquit and lobsters

By Andrea Timpano, Taking the Kids correspondent OGUNQUIT, Maine (Day 2 of 3) — With no traffic to contend with, our drive south to Ogunquit from Old Orchard Beach takes a mere 30 minutes. We pull up to the Beachmere Inn, the hotel where we’ll be spending the...
Three days on the Maine beaches: first stop Old Orchard Beach

Three days on the Maine beaches: first stop Old Orchard Beach

By Andrea Timpano, Taking the Kids correspondent OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine (Day 1 of 3) — After one of the longest (and coldest) winters I can remember, I’ve never been more excited to hit the road for my first summer getaway. My destination? Old Orchard Beach,...