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Local Summer Travel


Tourists flock to Maine in the summer for the big attractions here. But what lesser-known places do local experts suggest for summer travel in our region? We talk about places to go and things do this season--and all year round.


George Smith and his wife Linda are the authors of a soon-to-be published book on travel in Maine. George is an award-winning writer and past executive director of the Sportsman's Alliance of Maine.

Linda Smith is a retired first-grade teacher and writes a blog about travel in Maine.

Brian Kevin is managing editor at Downeast magazine and author of The Footloose American: Following the Hunter S. Thompson trail across South America, which won the 2015 Maine Literary Award for nonfiction.