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Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Fremont, Ohio, USA
Encompassing twenty five acres, the Spiegel Grove estate has just about everything. Known for b…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Fremont, Ohio, USA
Asked the clerk at the admission desk for Spiegel Grove if he could recommend a spot for lunch a…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Wapakoneta, Ohio, USA
Just two blocks from my hotel and immediately suggested by the desk clerk as a premier dining op…
This review was featured on Monday February 19th, 2018
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Wapakoneta, Ohio, USA
I think I was vaguely aware Neil Armstrong hailed from Ohio, but John Glenn must have overshadow…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Georgetown, Ohio, USA
The Grant boyhood home is recommended. Ulysses was the firstborn of Jesse and Hanna in 1823 and…
Cheap "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Georgetown, Ohio, USA
A nice eatery for a small town. There was only a single over-taxed waitress/register person ten…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Fryeburg, Maine, USA
The Fryeburg Fair started up way back in 1851 and its endurance has led it to become Maine’s l…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Portland, Maine, USA
A well done restoration of the house where Henry Wadsworth Longfellow grew up, this homestead is…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Portland, Maine, USA
An unmitigated piece of crap. The only saving grace is that I really did not expect to be amaze…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Yarmouth, Maine, USA
Clayton’s Café has a little bit of everything. Conveniently located along Route 1, the eater…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Brunswick, Maine, USA
For a minimal upcharge to your admission for the Chamberlain House, you can also enjoy another j…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Brunswick, Maine, USA
Visiting Chamberlain’s home was the driving force for today’s bonanza. I always felt a bit …
This review was featured on Monday January 15th, 2018
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Brunswick, Maine, USA
The Androscoggin Swinging Bridge is a largely unknown pedestrian span across the Androscoggin Ri…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Portland, Maine, USA
The Portland Museum of Art really has it all, without being overwhelming. Most every art form i…
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Brunswick, Maine, USA
Shame on me for never getting around to visiting Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum while I was a res…
Cheap "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Litchfield, USA
Want some fresh bread? Black Crow Bakery in Litchfield offers wonderful loaves at great prices.…
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Lubec, Maine, USA
Surrounding West Quoddy Head Light is a decent state park bearing the same name. Quoddy Head St…
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Lubec, Maine, USA
One of the trails within Quoddy Head State Park, the Coastal Trail stands head and shoulders abo…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Lubec, Maine, USA
This is a bona fide triple play for lighthouse fans. A lovely candy striped tower (only one in …
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Welshpool, Canada
Mulholland Point Lighthouse was raised on Campobello Island in the 1880’s to guide ships throu…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Welshpool, Canada
Quite a few restaurants this far north shutter operations when fall rolls around, but Herring Co…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Wilson's Beach, Canada
A terrific lighthouse on Campobello Island. Well, technically Head Harbour Lightstation rests o…
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Campobello Island, Canada
Witnessing the Roosevelt Cottage was the motivation for venturing to Campobello, and I would be …
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Campobello Island, Canada
There is an interesting sculpture upon one of the points jutting into the Bay of Fundy along the…
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Campobello Island, Canada
An amazing attribute of Campobello is the extensive natural area. The entire southern end of th…
Expensive "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Lubec, Maine, USA
This is the on campus restaurant at Inn on the Wharf and it suffers from the odd combination of …
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Unity, Maine, USA
In my mind this is the quintessential Maine country fair because participants represent the rugg…
This review was featured on Saturday December 2nd, 2017
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
There are several cool things about visiting the Taft Historic Site. The most practical is that…
Expensive "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
This is an exceptional cheese shop just across the street from Findlay Market. Their worthy rai…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Findlay Market is an institution in Cincinnati. It is rare and refreshing to see a farmer’s m…