On The Road: Quill Books & Beverage

I've given another Bookstore + Bar the accolade of "one of the happiest places on Earth," and I'm here now to say that that is a blanket statement I'm giving to all bookstores doubling as bars (and vice versa). This is because I finally visited Quill Books & Beverage in Westbrook, Maine for the first … Continue reading On The Road: Quill Books & Beverage

Powell’s City of Books – Portland, Oregon

There's Something About Powell's City of Books For my first trip to the west coast (Portland, Oregon to be exact), I made sure Powell's City of Books was at the top of my must-see list. Powell's is an independent bookseller, has an inventory of over two million books, and is a third-generation owned business with … Continue reading Powell’s City of Books – Portland, Oregon

Portsmouth Book & Bar – Portsmouth, New Hampshire

There's Something About Portsmouth Book & Bar Surrounding the Custom House in the city of Portsmouth, New Hampshire are restaurants, a gourmet grocery store, a handful of banks, and charming greenery contrasting the red brick of historic buildings. It's like a lovely daydream, really, spending a sunny day in Portsmouth. What turns that daydream into … Continue reading Portsmouth Book & Bar – Portsmouth, New Hampshire