A Boothbay kind of morning…

.

The day dawned cool, but clear and sunny so we decided to head for the coast.

.

.

One of our favorite spots is a quaint old fishing village turned tourist mecca.

.

.

Boothbay Harbor is filled with nice shops and galleries and restaurants….

.

.

And off season is the perfect time to stroll across the historic footbridge that connects opposite sides of the harbor.

.

.

The bridge house has long been a tourist favorite.

.

.

And this year there are placards explaining history and points of interest scattered about the town.

.

.

Ol’ Bill sounds like my kind of guy.

👍

.

.

Another new addition to the bridge are a collection of love locks. Boothbay Harbor isn’t Paris, France…but apparently they’re trying.

I wouldn’t be surprised if the vintage hardware store up the road is responsible for this and has laid in a giant selection of locks in anticipation of the trend.

Mainers are nothing if not practical.

.

19 thoughts on “A Boothbay kind of morning…”

      1. LOL… I get it!! That’s why I mentioned that most of it is dry.

        It’s impressive that the walls ate COMPLETELY covered forc2 stories. Lots of shoulder mounts and ladders must have been involved.

        Like others, I stuck coins in mine. It was pre cellphones so I don’t have a pic.

        Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s