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    Plymouth Rock

    If there is one thing you remember from your American History classes, it is Plymouth Rock and the Mayflower. Plymouth Rock is traditionally recognized as the disembarkation site of Pilgrims in the…

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    Portland Head Lighthouse

    Portland, Maine Is home to six different lighthouses within a 20-minute drive of downtown. One of these is the state’s oldest, Portland Head Lighthouse. Construction on Portland Head Lighthouse began in 1787…

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    Eat + Drink: The Holy Donut

    There are a lot of reasons to visit Portland, Maine. My personal favorites being the lighthouses, lobster rolls, and the delicious donuts found at The Holy Donut. The donuts found at The…

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    Thar She Blows!

    Climb aboard another era with the largest maritime museum in the country, Mystic Seaport. Located along the Mystic River, this museum boasts a recreated New England coastal village as well as America’s oldest commercial…