My wife and I will fly to Bangor, Maine in June 2009, rent a car and drive to Bar Harbor. We plan to spend several nights in a B&B and the balance of the week in a hotel with a view of the Ocean or Harbor. We plan to visit Acadia National Park, take a boat to Nova Scotia and then local sightseeing trips.
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