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Charles

Age: 65+

Member since February 2018

Two retired health care workers who like to travel.

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Charles - US Army veteran, retired nurse and health educator. Involved with historical reenacting and service to veterans.
Ann - Retired nurse and social worker. Many trips to South America and the Caribbean on medical missions.

Charles's Pets

No pets.

Charles's Hometown

Winthrop, Maine, USA

Charles's Guest Details

Charles's Rig

Rig Type: Travel Trailer

12 feet long

Teardrop sized camper. 4 foot x 8 foot box. Towing with a Ford Focus.

Charles's Travel Preferences

  • Has a tow vehicle

Charles Has 1 Host Location

Ann’s Cottage

Augusta, ME, US
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Charles's References (26)

References from Hosts (14)

+paul366

July 2020

Quick visit

Had an afternoon visit with new friends. Shared travel experiences and some garden fresh tomatoes from them and blueberries from our bushes. Hope to host again or meet on the road sometime.


When_in_Rome

March 2020

Very nice couple!

Hopefully we'll get to visit more another time!


JimRita

March 2020

Always Welcome

These folks are always welcome and we especially enjoy our conversations with them. We shared a great meal together. Come back anytime.


stonebird

February 2020

Effortless friendly guests!

I really enjoyed Charles and his wife's short but sweet effortless stay. Smallish car and trailer. Would love to see them again and will hopefully head to Maine this summer to do just that! Best. Fudge. Ever! Thanks so much!! Happy travels ahead....


JimRita

November 2019

Always Welcome

These folks are always welcome and when schedules permit we have a great visit. Come back anytime.


Flygirlrv8

August 2019

Quiet guest !

We hosted for one night. Unfortunately, I was not able to meet him as I was out when he arrived, my husband did meet him however. Quiet guest and is welcome back anytime !


northdakotanut

May 2019

Frendly folks

If we can ever be of help just give us a yell, thanks for the advice regarding the Deming Lot.


CamperDave

April 2019

Wonderful people.

Wonderfully fascinating people. Charles is an incredible history buff. Talked for hours. They even paid for dinner at a local restaurant. What a nice evening.


em4488

April 2019

Quiet and kind

Charles and Anne were very kind and friendly. They called in advance to let us know when they were arriving. Due to a personal tight schedule, I was in bed when they arrived and they were very quiet.
I left very early in the morning but got to say goodbye to them as they were packing up.
I wish we could have chatted longer! Maybe I will see you in Maine!!


JimRita

January 2019

Interesting People

Interesting discussion with Charles and Ann. Especially, enjoyed Civil War discussions and learning of their participation in re-enacting. They are welcome back anytime.


jhdricker

January 2019

Wonderful guests

Wonderful guests. Quietly came and went. I wish we had been able to spend more time getting to know each other. They are always welcome to return any time!


Nohearum

June 2018

Good folks

Happy to host anytime


rickspcgm

March 2018

Would like to have had yall stay.

I share a gravel driveway with my neighbor. If you pass my place and go to the back to his heavy equipment area, he has a sign posted which reads "If you can read this, you are within range". This can easily be a bit discouraging to some which is quite understandable. The sign is there to mainly scare potential thieves.


skoolie2018

February 2018

Lovely couple and quiet guests!

Only got to meet them for a few minutes when they first got here due to my work schedule. Very nice couple. They are welcome back anytime.


References from Guests (11)

Goodguy

August 2020

Quiet spot with electric

This was a very nice spot we stayed at for 3 nights with 110V electric near downtown Augusta. It was quiet and Charles and Ann are a great host couple with a wealth of information on various topics.


NomadX

August 2020

A cozy fit

Had a very nice stay and was able to fit my classic B-Class into the driveway but would caution against trying anything bigger. My host was very helpful as I situated the van and I took advantage of the electricity offered.
Chatting with my host we soon discovered we each had ancestors who hailed from the same part of County Kilkenny, Ireland, which proved either that the world is a very small place or the Irish are pretty much everywhere.
The only note I would pass along would be the available level space is a snug fit between two residences so neighborly consideration should be uppermost in mind while visiting. I almost wish I could have stayed longer to take fuller advantage of my host’s generous hospitality.


edwinsmiley

August 2020

So great!

These delightful hosts were able and willing to accommodate us on very short notice when our truck broke down a few miles from them. Absolutely saved us!
They love their city and are so knowledgable about it's history. Gave us a great walking tour one evening. Nice quiet neighborhood and we loved our stay! Feeling grateful!


Missboler

October 2019

Very Nice !

Super Nice host. Enjoyed 2 overnighting here. I recomnand this host.


SecondWind

August 2019

Friends

Just like seeing old friends. Great stories and conversations. Good food and sight seeing suggestions. Small spot in driveway was just right for us.


NYTEX

July 2019

VERY CONVENIENT DOWNTOWN LOCATION

Charles & Ann are wonderful hosts & their location was within blocks of the Maine Capital Statehouse.
My following comment is NOT meant to be negative toward them or their location.
But unfortunately my 20 yr old motorhome does not have levelers & the street has to much slope for boards & my comfort. So I apologized to Charles & Ann & moved on before my scheduled departure date.
Thank you Charles & Ann for inviting me.
Sincerely,
Chuck


RelaxRN

May 2019

Great Area

Charles and Ann were very nice. They gave us alot of info for places to see. Very close to downtown and a rail trail that we rode to 2 cute towns. They met us in the evening for music and wine. Lots to do. The only downfall was leveling our RV. Took a long time with blocks and even then not quite level. Charles and Ann were lovely so if you are in the area I would recommend staying there but be prepared for leveling.


Moshie

October 2018

A welcoming stay

Our hosts were very welcoming and friendly. They stood out in the rain to make sure we were settled. Would stay there again.


WWeathers

October 2018

Great spot with some great people

Nice quiet place to park, and good folks to sit and have a cup of coffee with and chat with


meaningfulmiles

August 2018

First time to Maine

Maine is just beautiful, and C&A made our time here very enjoyable. They treated us like family from the minute we got here, and we got a glimpse I to their lives and world. You will meet some really nice, hospitable people if you decide to drop in. Thanks for all your help and suggestions.


kevinudy

July 2018

Great spot, friendly hosts

This was a really nice spot to stay for a few nights while seeing Maine - thank you for the hospitality! The hosts were very friendly and made sure we were comfortable, even offering us their shower. Our dog loved playing in the yard. Highly recommend if you're in the area!


Personal References (1)

martine V.

February 2018

so glad.....

on my way from dutchess co to nova scotia .where i go every summer... .i alway look for a place to stop on the way,i am so glad you are now listed and will certainly get in touch with you at the end of june,early july ....i travel with a 22ft airstream sport.....does one has to back up in the driveway????or is there a way to turn around???
how far are you from 95???? just wondering...best Martine V