Of course you’ve heard about the many attractions that make Southern Maine so popular with vacationers – the beaches, restaurants, clothing, gift and antique shops, theaters, clubs and a myriad of events. Just in case you’re still searching for something different, something memorable, something that you might not have thought of, here is a select list of sometimes overlooked attractions that deserve your consideration. Listed in no particular order, except to get you out and about to add to the memories of your visit.
- What: Route 103
Where: Between Kittery and York
The section of Route 103 between Kittery and York is one of the most quaint and historic roads in Maine. Just about 8 miles long, this stretch of winding, meandering by-way encourages a leisurely ride so you won’t miss the scenery. It’s a return to the colonial route traveled on horseback and carriage by early New England settlers.