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9==Geography==9==Geography==
10Maine covers around 35,000 square miles and has about 1.35 million inhabitants. It is bordered by the [[Atlantic Ocean]] to the southeast, [[New Hampshire]] to the southwest, and the [[Canada|Canadian]] provinces of [[Quebec]] to the northwest and [[New Brunswick]] to the northeast. Maine has a rocky beautiful coastline and lots of the interior is covered with thick forests. Maine is the easternmost state in the United States both in its extreme points and its geographic center. The municipalities of Eastport and Lubec are, respectively, the easternmost city and town in the United States. Estcourt Station is Maine's northernmost point, as well as the northernmost point in New England. Maine has several unique geographical features. Machias Seal Island and North Rock, off its easternmost point, are claimed by both the U.S. and Canada and are within one of four areas between the two countries whose sovereignty is still in dispute, but it is the only one of the disputed areas containing land. Also in this easternmost area is the Old Sow, the largest tidal whirlpool in the Western Hemisphere.
11Maine has almost 400 kilometres of coastline 5,600 kilometres of tidal coastline). West Quoddy Head is the easternmost piece of land in the contiguous 48 United States.
10Maine covers around 35,000 square miles and has about 1.35 million inhabitants. It is bordered by the [[Atlantic Ocean]] to the southeast, [[New Hampshire]] to the southwest, and the [[Canada|Canadian]] provinces of [[Quebec]] to the northwest and [[New Brunswick]] to the northeast. Maine has a rocky beautiful coastline and lots of the interior is covered with thick forests.
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13==Cities==14==Cities==
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84* [b][[http://www.pentagoet.com/dining/our-restauran t |Pentagoet Maine Restaurant]][/b]. 26 Main Street, Castine, ME 04421. 800-845-1701. A [[http://www.pentagoet.com/dining/our-restaurant/l ocal-organic-food-producers |Maine Restaurant]] that features a collection of small plates, entrees and soups and salads incorporating produce from many of the local organic farms.
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110* [[http://www.marriott.com/|Marriott Hotels]]109* [[http://www.marriott.com/|Marriott Hotels]]
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112==External Links==
113* [[http://www.maine.gov|Official Governmental Website]]
114* [[http://www.visitmaine.com|Official Tourism Website]]
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115* [b][[http://www.pentagoet.com |Pentagoet Inn]][/b]. 26 Main Street, Castine, ME 04421. 800-845-1701. A Castine, [[http://www.pentagoet.com/accommodations |Maine bed and breakfast inn]].
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