If you’ve ever talked to someone from out of state, you’ve probably heard some variation of “why is Maine so unique?” It can be hard to explain sometimes. We’ve got the best coast, the greenest forests and nicest people. But, we also have an entire store dedicated to (and shaped like!) a blueberry! While there are lots of different ways to answer this question, here are just a few reasons why we think Vacationland is one of the most unique states in America.

Now that we’ve answered why we’re so great, here are the 10 ways actually living here will ruin you for life!

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