It's summer vacation for the First Family. They boarded Air Force One this morning and headed off to Maine, where they're staying at the Regency Resort at Bar Harbor.
That's in the heart of Acadia National Park, known for its pine forests and magnificent ocean views.
Obama said, "A month of it's going to be taken up with Malia going away for camp, which she's never done before, and I may shed a tear when she's on her way up."
The President's getaway comes at a time when maybe he can actually relax. On Thursday, the broken well in the Gulf was finally capped by BP and the financial regulations overhaul bill was passed.