Shake it offOctober 9 in the United States ⋅ ⛅ 13 °C
Kennebunkport is a destination for cruise ship people but also pretty enough for a walk through the village. Afterwards a walk through the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge gave an insight into salt marshes and their importance for the environment.
A guided tour through the Canterbury Shaker Village was very interesting and the tour guide very entertaining. Shakers are not to be mixed up with Quakers, even less with the Amish. Shakers liked to dance (Shakers = shaking Quakers), invented the first washing machines and a method for evaporated milk. And, despite inventing other clever things, made beautiful furniture. These days, there are only three shakers left in the world.Read more