Kayaking on Bass River

Cape Cod Road Trip: Dennis

On a short stretch of Old King’s Highway, otherwise known as historic Route 6A, you’ll arrive in a section of Dennis that features some of the region’s top cultural attractions.

Marshland - Cape Cod

Where to Find the Best Stuffed Quahogs on Cape Cod

Stuffed quahogs - known affectionately locally as "stuffies" - are a staple on menus across New England, from casual seafood shacks to fine dining restaurants. In fact, the oversized bivalve might be even more beloved than our next favorite sea critter, the lobster.

Bulb River at Heritage Museums and Gardens

Sure Signs of Spring on Cape Cod

With the birds chirping, the last of the snow melting, and tulips and daffodils ready to bloom, there are plenty of signs that spring is really here.

Over the next few weeks, Mother Nature will make her own statement here on Cape Cod that winter – and the frigid weather it brings – can go into hibernation for at least nine months (ten would be better).

Lobster ice cream from Ben & Bill's - credit Paul Scharff

19 Things You Can Only Do on Cape Cod

Cape Cod is no ordinary beach destination. With some 560 miles of beautiful shoreline plus historic lighthouses, award-winning seafood and a rich history, including many American firsts, this sandy peninsula offers visitors a long list of experiences. Here are some favorites to add to your bucket list.

1. Retrace the first steps of the Pilgrims in the New World

Inn at Cape Cod

Savor Spring Break on Cape Cod

While the calendar says spring is arriving next week, cold weather and nor'easters have the whole East Coast feeling trapped in a never-ending winter. Escaping to Cape Cod, if only for a long weekend, might just be enough to recharge your batteries. After all, why should college kids be the only ones to enjoy a little Spring Break fun?

Cape Cod St. Patrick's Day Parade

St. Paddy's Day Fun on Cape Cod!

That pot at the end of the rainbow? You don’t have to travel over the Cape Cod Canal to find it, at least on St. Patrick’s Day. That’s because the luck of the Irish can be found here, thanks to an array of festive celebrations that would make anyone green with envy.

CapeFlyer - credit Ben Nugent

Navigate Cape Cod Without a Car

Cape Cod is a dreamy summer getaway, and quite literally a short trip to far away for most New Englanders. But like any popular vacation destination, the roadways leading to the Cape can get busy in summer months. Fortunately, there are affordable and relaxing alternatives to traveling here by car. Here’s how to leave your car behind and enjoy Cape Cod in a greener, more sustainable way.

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