Mainers (or Mainahs, Mainuhs, Mainiacs – whatever you call us) are brimming with state pride. From our wilderness to our mountains to our coastal lighthouses, we could supply you with an endless list of reasons why life in Maine is better than anywhere else. But, our pride goes further than just our geography and topography. In addition to the land, living in Maine comes with a whole lot of perks that are unique to our slice of the East Coast! We love the food, the drinks, and the families that make this state feel like home. Here are 14 of the best things about Maine:

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Growing up in Maine is something special! What do YOU love most about our state? Let us know! Feel free to share your best memories and photos with us as well.

Life in the Far East has certainly changed over the decades, but we wouldn’t want to live anywhere else. For a double-dose of state pride and nostalgia,  pay a visit to some of the most charming historic towns in Maine. Or, how about a unique historical park?

While you’re in the spirit, book a stay at a historic cottage on the water – built all the way back in 1896!

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