Let Captain D help you enjoy Downeast Maine, Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, Bar Harbor, Belfast, Searsport, Bucksport, Blue Hill, Deer Isle, Machias, Eastport, Calais, Bangor, Ellsworth, affordable gift shops, galleries, reasonable restaurants, outstanding real estate, interesting lodging, and great Maine books.


BLUE MOON IMAGES GALLERY, 1208 Surry Rd., Surry, open year round, call 207/667-8494, E-mail, matting and framing, photography, local crafts, all products except frames Maine-made, consignments accepted, custom work, Maine, children's, and travel books, art, pottery, jewelry, paintings, prints, RV parking, major credit cards and personal checks accepted, shipping, gift certificates.

BROOMSTICK CREATIONS / BOOKS-N-BREW, 10 Barker Lane, W. Lubec, open year round, call or fax 207/733-4999, E-mail, books new and used, my hand cut crystal, candles, cards, many new age items, many Maine-made items, consignments accepted, RV parking, gift certificates, shipping, personal checks accepted.

DOWNEAST EXPOSURE, 19 Stoerhs Way, Milbridge, e-mail, photography, weddings, family portraits, graduation and wildlife; note-cards, matted pictures for sale; Paypal, money orders, and personal checks accepted.

DREAMCATCHER DOLL SHOP, Route 1A, Ellsworth, call 207/667-8505, E-mail, browsers welcome, antique dolls & toys, Native American dolls & crafts, antique tin, lead toys, Maine crafts, souvenirs, games, miniatures.

NELSON DECOYS GALLERY & GIFT SHOP, 13 Cranberry Lane, Jonesport, P.O. Box 248, e-mail, open May to December, browsers welcome, Maine-made crafts, handcarved decoys, paintings, prints, photographs, handpainted pins and rocks by local artists, shipping, Visa, MasterCard, travelers' and personal checks accepted. 

RACKLIFFE POTTERY , Ellsworth Rd, Blue Hill, P.O. Box 393, phone 207/374-2297, toll-free 1-888-631-3321, e-mail, open year round, browsers welcome, hand-thrown pottery from native clay, handicapped access, RV parking, gift wrapping, shipping, lay-away, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, personal checks.

ROCKY COAST ROCK SHOP, 13 Ripples Rd., Mount Desert, ME 04660, P.O. Box 621, 207/244-0175, custom jewelry made of polished granite from old Maine quarries, shipping, Visa...