Tag: Portland Art Museum

Portland, Maine: One of America’s Lively and Fun Cities

Though I live three hundred miles away from Maine in Philadelphia, I love vacations in Maine.   In the past, I’ve neglected to visit Portland because I’m anxious to get further north to lakes near Camden.    This past August, we actually stayed right downtown so we could take the Portland Art Museum’s trip to…

Maine: Winslow Homer’s Studio at Prout’s Neck

The highlight of a recent trip to Maine was the Winslow Homer Studio, which sits on a hill at Prout’s Neck, and above the rocky coast that often appears in his paintings.    As we walked along the path overlooking the sea and heard the commentary of the knowledgeable guide, I gained a much deeper…