sunsets

A Sunset Picnic on the Maine Coast

The Maine Coast is especially beautiful, and the beaches of Kennebunkport are no exception, so one of the best ways to enjoy them this summer is to pack a delicious meal for a sunset picnic on the beach! For that very reason, I often recommend it as an evening activity to folks visiting the area. But many come up with this idea on their own and request location suggestions or places to pick up tasty treats. Although there are lots of great… Read More

Enjoying a Sunset Picnic in Kennebunkport

While on my way to dinner this evening, I took a few detours to take in the gorgeous sunset along the Kennebunkport coast. And as I lingered (and worried about being late for dinner), I thought to myself how much more I would have enjoyed a picnic on the Maine Coast instead! But whether you choose to enjoy the sunset before, after, or during your meal, there are ample opportunities to take in the view throughout the area! Most people know of Kennebunkport… Read More

Daylight Saving Time “Springs Ahead” in Kennebunkport

This winter has brought record breaking amounts of snow to New England, but Spring certainly is on its way to Kennebunkport. This morning (at 2 am) marked the start of Daylight Saving Time and today’s weather followed with sun and much warmer temperatures, so that means melting…which means spring! The extra hour of daylight we gained today is already appreciated – it’s still light out!  And the extra sunshine is perfect for exploring outside, and really makes me think about some of my favorite… Read More

A Summer Evening on the Maine Coast

Today was an absolutely gorgeous day, and it gave way to an equally beautiful evening, which just begged for a stroll along the Maine Coastline in Kennebunkport and through Dock Square.  A night like tonight just begs for dinner on the water, and fortunately for visitors to Kennebunkport (and those of us who live here too!) there are lots of wonderful outdoor dining establishments in the area.  Just steps from the Maine Stay Inn, you’ll find the Arundel Wharf Restaurant, a classic… Read More

Where Can You Have a Sunset Dinner in Kennebunkport?

After a truly gorgeous day like today, many people wanted to know where they can have dinner and watch the sunset in Kennebunkport.  The truth is, that with ocean all around Kennebunkport, the skies are stunning everywhere.  Looking down Maine Street from the Maine Stay Inn, you can see picture perfect sunsets. But that’s not exactly what most folks had in mind for this evening, especially as we had lots of anniversaries being celebrated this weekend.  So here are some restaurants with stellar water… Read More

A Beach Picnic in Kennebunkport

Because the beaches in Kennebunkport are so beautiful, one of my favorite things to do is to pack a delicious meal and enjoy a beach picnic!  And for that very reason, I often recommend the idea to folks visiting the area.  Often, though, it’s they who request location suggestions or places to pick up tasty treats.  My go to spot for a beach picnic in Kennebunkport is the glorious stretch of sand along Gooch’s beach.  Speckled with benches along the path bordering… Read More

Kennebunkport Sunset Picnic Locations

On an evening jog through Kennebunkport Maine, I took in the glorious views of a stunning coastal sunset, which made me think about the ideal spots for a scenic picnic.  Whether you choose to indulge in a glass of wine or a lobster feast, there are a plethora of incredible destinations while catching the sunset. Since Kennebunkport is known for its coastline, many of the best spots are, naturally, along the water.  Recently I discovered Silas Perkins Park, a small piece of… Read More