Cape Coddle - Neck warmers handmade by local artist Gaylene Heppe

Holiday Shop-portunities on Cape Cod!

No matter how long the holiday shopping list, there are plenty of great (and unique) finds on Cape Cod. From quaint gift shops, to art, jewelry and major retailers, shoppers can tackle those holiday to-do's in one of the most picturesque places on the east coast.

Nobska Light, Falmouth - credit Paul Scharff

Cape Cod Road Trip: Falmouth

The first weekend of December always marks the unofficial kick off to Christmas on Cape Cod, with holiday festivities in almost every town across the Cape.  And the merriment that happens in the charming seaside community of Falmouth epitomizes the best of those festivities; it's enough to soften the hearts of even the most hardened holiday Grinches.

Burger from British Beer Company

7 Best Burgers on Cape Cod

There are some days that only a burger will do. When those cravings hit, here are the most flavorful and unique burgers for an absolutely decadent lunch or dinner! Don’t worry about feeling guilty, you can always order a side salad to balance things out.

Field of Honor Display, credit Courtney Wittenstein

Six sights not to miss in November

Here’s to beauty in numbers: a field of flags, miles of twinkling lights and turnips everywhere. If you’re looking for a spectacle this holiday season on Cape Cod, join the crowd.

Six sights not to miss in November:

1. 4th Annual Field of Honor Display (November 11–14)

CG36500 at Rock Harbor, Orleans - Paul Scharff Photography

Cape Cod Road Trip: Orleans

If there was one word to describe the quaint town of Orleans, which rests not far from the Cape’s elbow, it might be this: happy.

Jazz at the Grand Cru Wine Bar

Where to Find the Best Jazz on Cape Cod This Fall and Winter

Sun-drenched beach days may be over for the season, but longer nights mean more time for live music and cocktails by crackling fires. If jazz is what you’re looking for, there are plenty of options across Cape Cod for intimate evenings with solo vocalists, roaring big bands and caffeinated jazz brunches.

Doug the Quahog - Shelltober

Doug the Quahog Blog: Celebrating Shelltober

Today, we celebrate the final day of October. Or as some prefer to call it, Rocktober. Over the past few weeks, I’ve been referring to this month by an entirely different name: Shelltober.

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History Walking Trails

Great Autumn Walks on Cape Cod

Nothing against crisp, sunny days, but rainy autumn weather beckons, too, for misty walks along the shore or swishing through the leaves in a shimmering forest. If you’ve forgotten, or never seen, how beautiful Cape Cod is at this time of year, round up your kids, dogs, or better half for our favorite late-fall walks.

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Sandwich Boardwalk - Cape Cod

Cape Cod Road Trip: Sandwich

Sandwich is one of the first towns greeting visitors to Cape Cod, and one of the last they see when leaving. While it may be easy to bypass Sandwich en route to other communities further down Cape, you shouldn’t.

Credit Hike Photography

Plated Meal - Duet Entree or Choice?

So many options when planning your wedding - and we have one more for you!  Just when you thought you had decided on plated vs buffet for your wedding meal, you have one other decision to make - duet entree or choice?  There are benefits of each and below we outline the pros and cons to help you make your decision.