Tourism Industry Idea Gallery

The tourism industry is the ideal industry to benefit from blogging in our area. Visitors plan their trips online, looking up a variety of destinations, activities, and interests. You can connect any of the topics below to your website, increasing traffic to your site and visitors to your door.  If you don’t see something that connects to your business, or you have a topic that is better suited to your geographic location, contact me. I can write a custom blog on any topic.

  • Choose your own topic or event
  • Small town feature – choose any city, town, or village in the area
  • Trails, hikes, and walks
    • Conservation trails
    • Mount Battie
    • Beech Hill
    • Watershed trails
    • Historic Shell Midden
    • Walking History Tour in Thomaston
    • Specific trail near your business
  • Museums – General overview (family, art, history), or specific museum
    • The Coastal Children’s Museum
    • Owls Head Transportation Museum
    • Maine Lighthouse Museum
    • Maine Maritime Museum
    • Farnsworth Art Museum
    • General Henry Knox Museum
    • More Museums …
  • Lighthouses – General overview of lighthouses nearby, lighthouse history
    • Marshall Point Lighthouse
    • Rockland Harbor Breakwater Lighthouse
    • Pemaquid Point Light
    • Owls Head Lighthouse
    • Monhegan Island Light
    • Fort Point Lighthouse
    • More Lighthouses …
  • Boats and boat rides
    • Specific boat: sailboat, schooner, day trips, overnights
    • Ferry rides to islands
    • Kayak and canoe rentals and tours (business connection)
  • Island day trips
    • Monhegan
    • North Haven
    • Vinalhaven
    • Islesboro
    • Matinicus
    • More islands …
  • Other topics and ideas
    • Local events/festivals (Fourth of July, Maine Lobster Festival, Union Fair, etc.)
    • Boat rentals
    • Local war memorials
    • Local beaches: ocean and lakes
    • Rainy day activities (libraries, antique shopping, art galleries, etc.)
    • State parks
    • Area libraries, or your local library
  • Business-to-Business Ideas for Your Blog
    • Art galleries
    • Antique shops
    • Restaurants
    • Vineyards
    • Local farms and farm stands
    • Local artists and artisans
    • Neighboring businesses (the ice cream shop next door)
    • Retail and second-hand book stores
    • Retail and second-hand shops