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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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Aiken, South Carolina
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109 reviews 109 reviews
75 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

I had read about the water spout on Trip Advisor. We got directions at the city hall. Parking is a short distance away. As the tide is coming in some of the water goes down in a hole in the rocks and then spouts out. The rocks gave us a good vantage point to the Bush Compound. the whole drive... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
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508 reviews 508 reviews
110 attraction reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Can see why the Bush family love this location. We came by to see the compound from the road-side and we not surprised to see fellow-tourists looking intently in case the family was in residence and gave us a view. Actually, the distance is not very far and when Barbara and Laura were seen in the garden just outside the... More

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San Clemente, California
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141 reviews 141 reviews
16 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Very cool to visit a place where Presidents, Dignitaries, Socialites and others have been. Knowing that two presidents have vacationed here, and at least one other president (Clinton) has visited makes this place special. Worth the little drive to see if you are in the area.

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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111 reviews 111 reviews
45 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Lovely drive past beautiful, luxurious homes overlooking the ocean. There is a place where you can pull off the road and park long enough to get out of the car and take photos of the Bush Compound. The view from this vantage point on the cliff is quite lovely. If there are too many cars at the first pull-off, stay... More

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Cumberland, Rhode Island
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We rode our bikes up to the chapel area and the view is outstanding. The history of the church was incredible. Highly recommend visiting.

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Cumberland, Rhode Island
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Stunning views from the point. Make sure you take the time to visit the chapel located on the point. All stone and carved wood it is an impressive piece of work. Note the large stones taken from the shore and their smoothness.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

great road to drive down very pretty ,then you can pull over and see the bush compound,and maybe catch a glimpse of them, very fun, a lot of beautiful homes all around this area to gaze at.

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Duluth, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

My wife and I were staying in downtown Kennebunkport, ME a few weeks ago for a family reunion. We asked the resort concierge for a taxi service to take us to the Wells Amtrak station, as our family ride had left the previous day. We were thankful that she contacted HydiDrive to get us to the train station! We had... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I have seen pictures of Walker's Point, but they do not do the actual view justice! The day we were there the Bush compound was very busy-secret service out on their boat following A Bush boat. There is a place for cars to pull over and take pictures or just look. Watching the waves crash and spray on the point... More

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3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Beautiful view. Clear sky's and perfect weather. The waves on the rocks around Walkers Point were breathtaking. I even got a shot of a nearby sailboat. Worth the drive to see. People in the town were very friendly. I would visited again.

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