Archive for October, 2009

Margarita’s Cantina—Soso.

Saturday, October 3rd, 2009

We're at the Binghamton Comfort Inn, in NY. It's an older property, but seems to be okay. One oddity, however, is that the public restrooms downstairs require keycards to access. That doesn't exactly inspire confidence in the safety & security of the motel. For dinner, we decided on Margarita's Mexican ...

Thursday, October 1—Belfast to Skowhegan, and back

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

This morning, we decided to drive to Skowhegan, via Waterville. In Waterville, we visited the art museum at Colby College. They have a very extensive, if eclectic, collection that includes the likes of Georgia O'Keeffe. No pictures there. However, we did see a couple of interesting sights around Waterville. I ...

Wednesday, September 30th—Belfast and Boothbay

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

Yesterday morning, I went for a walk around Belfast to see a few of the sights close to the house we're renting. Here's what I saw along the way. East meets west… There are a lot of interesting choices of house colors. There's an interesting-looking Episcopal church across the street from our rental ...

Tuesday, September 29th—Biddeford to Belfast

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

On Tuesday, we drove from Biddeford to Belfast—the long route, coming up around Lake Sebago. We stopped at the Maines' Audubon headquarters—Gilsland Farm Audubon Center in Yarmouth, Maine. It's a beautiful wooded site with lots of trees suitable for climbing. Climbing isn't consistent with my health insurance, so I declined. ...