The temperatures are ideal for vacation activities such as swimming, sailing and light walks in the shade surrounded by wonderful aromas of flowers, woods and ferns. --- Boothbay Harbor can provide all three of them, and I opted for the botanical gardens. They must be fairly new since my car navigation systems did not know them and there were also no signs in Boothbay when I headed in the general direction to the Southern tip of the peninsula. Fortunately, I stopped by an information center and found my way just in time before turning right, and arrived at the beautiful place.
It was later in the afternoon, and not many people and relaxed views, walks and smells of flowers.
As every good Maine vacation day it has to end with the following:
The chef takes home the lobster shells for broth..