Experience Maine's top attractions
If the outdoors are your favorite place to spend time, a visit to Maine is just what you need. This New England state is known for its rocky shoreline, rolling mountains, postcard-worthy waters and lush forests that will make any adventure seeker delight with excitement. But that's not all: Throughout Maine you'll find top-notch dining, especially if you're in the mood for seafood. Fresh lobster and clams are a real treat here, as is the rest of the culture from museums to architecture to works of art.
After flying into Portland International Jetport and getting settled, there will be tons for you to see and do. Art lovers can visit the Portland Museum of Art where American and European as well as contemporary works are displayed through a variety of galleries. Experience some of the best architecture in the city while learn about its history at Victoria Mansion if you're visiting during the spring or summer months. The home boasts a brownstone exterior with extravagant furnishings and technological advances inside. Outdoor enthusiasts can plan excellent hiking excursions at East Royce Mountain, which offers a variety of trails to explore.
Skiers visiting Auburn can hit the slopes at Lost Valley with 15 different trail options suitable for all skill levels. In the summer, this is a great place for mountain biking. You can hit the links at Fox Ridge Golf Club with a par 72 course set over 200 acres. Pettingale Park is gorgeous spot to visit to get some fresh air and enjoy all that nature has to offer. It provides a mix of trails for beginners to experienced hikers, or you can pack a picnic lunch and enjoy a meal al fresco with natural scenery as your backdrop.