Greater Portland + Casco Bay
Greater Portland + Casco Bay Travel Guide
Articles about Greater Portland + Casco Bay
Affordable hotel rates, free museums, and plentiful barbecue and beer make these cities a bargain for travelers.
Which cities show the most eco-friendly pride? In honor of Earth Day, T+L readers separate the composters from the posers to determine America’s greenest cities.
Hotels in Greater Portland + Casco Bay
Just minutes from Portland's scenic Old Port in the Western Promenade neighborhood—renowned for its stately mid-19th-century homes designed by New England architect John Calvin Stevens—this stylish inn stands out from the city's more fusty accommodations.
Restaurants in Greater Portland + Casco Bay
The secret to owner-chef Sam Hayward’s success is his honest, earthbound cooking. And his temple to simply prepared food is Fore Street—a cavernous warehouse space that miraculously manages to feel homey, thanks to old barn wood, worn leather booths, and an all-around lived-in patina.
Things to do in Greater Portland + Casco Bay
Internationally acclaimed master woodworker Thomas Moser—known for his exquisite Shaker, Colonial, and Arts and Crafts–style furniture made from American hardwoods—could open a store anywhere, but the longtime Maine resident chose Freeport’s main street for his flagship showroom.