If there’s an upside to the recession, it’s the bargain pricing for Maine vacation homes.
Property owners normally slammed with bookings are slashing rates to snag travelers in search of that quintessential New England holiday spent eating lobster, combing private beaches or jumping into pristine lakes. There’s no reason you shouldn’t be doing that still, especially with prices for rentals like the one above set at an affordable $875 a week.
Divvy up the cost with two other couples or one other family with two kids, and you’ll likely have money left over from your trip.
Because where else will you spend your dollars?
People who frequent these parts tend to appreciate the simpler things in life anyway: barbecues under the stars, lounging on inner tubes, watching closely for local wildlife.
And I don’t mean your Uncle Jared’s hairy back.