11 Incredible, Almost Unbelievable Facts About Maine

Living in or visiting Maine means you’re aware of just how quirky Vacationland can be. It’s not just the out-of-the-way towns and the unique restaurants run by wonderful, if not eccentric, locals. It’s also the fact that we’ve got a long history full of funny laws, strange stories and interesting people. Along with the wonderful outdoor things you can do here, the beautiful views and the great seafood, it’s fun to to love this state for other reasons. Including, these quirky, strange facts.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

While you’re in an especially I-Love-Maine mood, check out these 12 sentences that perfectly sum up what it’s like to live in the Vacationland.