Lobsters can be found in signage throughout the state and shacks serving freshly-caught lobsters line the coast.
Acadia is known for its stunning natural beauty, diversity of landscapes and is one of the most-visited national parks in the United States.
Maine’s largest city, Portland, is home to 67,000 people and is the state’s economic and cultural center.
Maine is the largest producer of wild blueberries in the world. The state’s acidic soil, low-nutrient bogs, and harsh climate provide ideal growing conditions for the berries.
Some of the most well-known lighthouses in Maine include the Portland Head Lighthouse, the Marshall Point Lighthouse, and Pemaquid Point Lighthouse .
The term dates back to the 19th century when the state began promoting Maine as a desirable vacation destination.
The top of Katahdin is the starting point (or endpoint) of the 2,200-mile-long Appalachian Trail which stretches from Georgia to Maine.