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Walker's Point

Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME
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Type: Scenic Drives
Activities: Driving
Description: The oceanfront home of former President George Bush.
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Gotha, Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

...as it's easy to find and recognize and an attraction for free with parking space for several cars at a view point right across the little bay for a good shot - just photos of course.

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Biloxi Mississippi
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Kennebunkport was a joy to travel through. The shops are wonderful! It was the perfect day to travel Ocean Drive, and yes it was easy to spot and photograph George H W Bush's summer home. The surf was beautiful also!

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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225 reviews 225 reviews
57 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Just drove by on our motorcoach and was able to take some nice picturesque shots. Got a nice one of George W.l Bush's home. We were here last year so we were ready to take a nice picture. Buses cannot stop here which was too bad. But I certainly can understand why. We lived in Nashville where tour buses stopped... More

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Jackson, Ohio
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49 reviews 49 reviews
15 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

Walker's Point is easy to find and worth pulling the car over for a look. If you are not sure where to find it, look for the large anchor on the side of the road at a scenic overlook where you can pull off to take pictures. It was fun to see the Bush Compound. Mind the fog though. If... More

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

Great view of the entire point from our breakfast table at the Cape Arundel Inn. People all over town had stories to tell about the family, especially since they had all just been in town three days before for the wedding of one of George and Barbara's granddaughters.

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Saco, Maine
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 NEW

Beautiful !!!! Went with friends visiting the area...Loved it....Plenty of off road parking for a short 5 min walk to take pictures

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Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

It was a touristy thing to do, and we are not Bush fans, but it was interesting to see the compound.

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marysville ohio
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51 reviews 51 reviews
10 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

worth the trip to see the compound. beautiful! amazing view and amazing houses. a must see in kennebunkport!

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Thompson s Station, Tennessee
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Certainly see why you would like this property. Too bad we can't get in to see the view of the ocean but you can bet it's great

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Houston
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227 reviews 227 reviews
30 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

See how the Bush's live in Maine. Far enough to see the property without intrusion on the family, but close enough to maybe catch a glimpse of the former first family.

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