Dating antique whiskey bottles
Among Camden’s more famous residents are authors Richard Russo and David Mc Cullough, and let’s just say we admire their taste far more than the Bushies.
Must do: The key is to divide your time between recreation and indulgence. Battie, which earns you panoramic views of both Penobscot Bay and Camden Harbor (just be advised that this is no easy-peasy traipse).
The United States is a huge country with more beautiful, interesting, and exciting places than you could ever count -- but it tends to be the same ones you hear about again and again.
Lucky for us, we’ve got friends all over the country who can tell us about some of the lesser-known spots where we can guarantee you’ll have a great time -- but without the crowds and the fuss of other splashier places.
It’s got the longest stretch of white sand, man-made beach in the world, and a trip out to the barrier islands are like going to a deserted Caribbean paradise.
The draw here is so much more than just a relaxing day on the beach. Louis is like Sausalito in Dixie, with a main street lined with galleries where creative types gather.
Sure, it’s a fun place to say out loud, but that’s probably the extent of thought you’ve given to Chattanooga. Its current tourism tagline is “Best Town Ever,” which a) awww, and b) is actually not far off.
The Southern spot is the ideal place to lose your i Phone and detach from day-to-day race of citified life.
Small towns like Spearfish and Belle Fourche give you a chance for a little culture (eat the deep-fried beef tips at the Stadium, the IPA at Crow Peak, and the burger at Lewie’s in Lead).Angels Landing in Zion National Park is one of the most Instagram-worthy treks in the state (just not for the height-adverse), while Moab gives you stunning rust-colored vistas and terrific white-water rafting.Four-legger fanatics need to plan a side trip to the Best Friends Animal Society in Kanab; stay overnight and you actually get to “check out” a canine companion for a sleepover.And we can also personally attest to the fact that the state’s novel-length "Alcoholic Beverage Control General Provisions" guide has been a perverse boon to Utah’s cocktail scene.Must do: Hiking is a requisite -- the question is how much and how challenging.