Martha’s Vineyard: An End of Summer Daytrip from Cape Cod

We treated ourselves to a “farewell to summer” trip to Martha’s Vineyard the other day, much like we greeted the summer with a daytrip to Nantucket in the spring. After a wonderful season of warm weather, bright sunshine, and our … Continue reading

Where Are the 1,000 Great Places in Massachusetts? Nearly 100 Are on Cape Cod!

The first ever list of 1000 Great Places in Massachusetts was released yesterday, July 12, 2010. Selected from over 12,000 nominations, the range of Great Places shines on every part of the state, but none so much as Cape Cod. … Continue reading

Cape Cod Farmer’s Markets

One of the nicest things about living and working on Cape Cod in the summer is the availability and diversity of fresh, locally grown produce offered at Farmer’s Markets throughout the region. Rich and I try to use only the … Continue reading

Shopping on Cape Cod

When Rich and I owned an inn in North Conway, one of the major outlet shopping meccas in New England, it was not unusual for our inn guests to plan a whole weekend around shopping. They would arrive on Friday … Continue reading

Cape Cod Clam Shacks

View 21 Favorite Cape Cod Clam Shacks in a larger map Rich and I had lunch at one of our favorite local restaurants the other day. It’s a cozy spot tucked back from the road just off Route 6A in … Continue reading