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Café Miranda – Not the Food of Cowards!

This small eclectic bistro has called Rockland, Maine home for almost 25 years and was one of the first restaurants to open at the beginning of Rockland’s renaissance to the foodie Mecca in Maine that it is today.  Chef owner, Kerry Altiero, is self-taught and credits his Italian and Polish […]

 

A Tour of Midcoast Maine’s Area Lighthouses

With sixty-eight lighthouses in total, Maine has the most lighthouses that are on ocean waters in the US.  The greatest concentrations of lighthouses in Maine are located in the middle coast of the state which includes all of those in Penobscot Bay southward to Boothbay Harbor. Today the vast majority of […]

 

The Oreo Cows at Aldermere Farm

A visit to our Rockland bed and breakfast is not complete without a chance to see the Oreo Cows! Aldermere Farm has the oldest continually operated herd of Belted Galloway cows in the US.  Belted Galloways are a Scottish bred meat cow that has double layer of thick fur and […]

 

Can you get fresh Maine Lobster all year round?

The answer is a resounding yes!! Lobster is caught all year round off the coast of Maine and available at restaurants throughout Midcoast Maine and the Rockland/Camden area.   The number of restaurants that serve lobster will significantly differ between the warm summer months and the quieter time of year.  So […]