Famous for incredible beaches and lighthouses, these postcard-worthy communities just south of Portland also offer exciting, high-quality culinary and shopping destinations.
Abigail Carroll grows Nonesuch Oysters and a new life for herself in Maine. Rivers and ocean collide at Pine Point in Scarborough, forming jigsaw-puzzle pieces of land that change shape with the tide. Seafood restaurants and houses rise up from the grassy … Continue reading
Inn by the Sea in Cape Elizabeth is just a seven-and-a-half–mile trip from our offices here at 75 Market in downtown Portland. I am looking forward to this luxurious winter weekend getaway on the oceanfront.
Photographs + stories by Maine magazine staff Friday6:30 p.m. @ Pond Cove IGA On the way over to the hotel we stop at Pond Cove IGA to pick up a bottle of champagne. 7:00 p.m. @ Inn by the … Continue reading
Choose a ball, step up to the line, gaze at the pins down the lane, and send the ball rolling. What you hear nexteither the crashing of numerous pins against the wood floor or perhaps the clunk from a … Continue reading
September 13, 2014 | Broadturn Farm in Scarborough Photographs by Courtney Elizabeth When Nate was living in Brooklyn, New York, Nova was living in Portland with a roommate who happened to be Nates best friend. Every time Nate came for … Continue reading
Photographs + stories by Maine magazine staff:Mattie McQuinn, Account Manager Mattie McQuinn, Account Manager Living and working in Portland, its easy to forget about Cape Elizabeth, Scarborough, and South Portland. But these beautiful communities have a wealth … Continue reading
REAL WEDDINGS-February 2014Photographs by Matt CosbyJune 15 | Scarborough After Miguel and Margo decided to get married over tearful bowls of wonton soup in Portland, they imagined throwing a simple ceremonyperhaps in Margos mothers backyardwith a bash to follow on … Continue reading
A-LIST-June 2013By Joe HebertPhotographs by Sean Thomas 01 Marginal WayOgunquitDonated to the town of Ogunquit in 1925, this mile-long expanse of oceanfront begins in Perkins Cove and takes you right into the center of downtown. During the summer months, massive … Continue reading
REAL WEDDINGS-February 2013Photographs by Emily DelamaterJune 28 | Scarborough Amanda and Jason love the beach, good wine, and lawn gamestheir intimate wedding involved all three. Although the couple has planted roots in Texas, they wanted to marry near the beaches … Continue reading