South Cape Beach, Mashpee

Cape Cod Road Trip: Mashpee

Mashpee. It’s the summer home of Patriots’ owner Robert Kraft and the comedy writer-director duo the Farrelly brothers. There’s a good reason the Cape Cod community has such celebrity cachet, but Mashpee is much more than a tourist destination for the rich and the famous.

A Taste of Mashpee

Wine, Bed and Breakfast Weekend on Cape Cod

Best Bets: Early Spring on Cape Cod

As the clock springs forward, you’ll find as many reasons on Cape Cod to linger in the winter moment as to leap into springtime action. You can slow down to savor the last of the quiet season (cue empty, windswept beaches and cozy inns) or get a jumpstart on outdoor adventures as Cape landscapes come to life with everything from blooms to whale tails. Either way, take your time.

Aquinnah Cliffs, Martha's Vineyard

48 Hours on Martha's Vineyard

It’s hard to believe that a magical retreat from everyday life is just a stone’s throw from the mainland, but once you visit Martha’s Vineyard you’ll understand why this idyllic 25-mile long island is so legendary. With its charming architecture, top-notch restaurants, secluded beaches and welcoming atmosphere, your transition to “island time” will be virtually seamless.

Provincetown Pet Resort, credit Paul Scharff

The Pampered Pooch: 10 Ways to Spoil Your Dog on Cape Cod

All those dogs riding over the bridge with heads out the window, tongues wagging? They know what's in store: shopping, spa days, long walks, jazz brunches. Yes, that’s for the dogs.

Here are 10 ways to spoil your pet on Cape Cod:

Work of Doug Amidon of Hillport Gallery, Glass Town Cultural District - credit Ben Hughes

Explore Cape Cod to your Arts Content

In her classic tribute to this sandy peninsula, singer Patti Page sang wistfully of “miles of green beneath a sky of blue.” While the lyrics were penned 60 years ago, the message remains timeless.

Shui Spa at Crowne Pointe

Girls' Getaways on Cape Cod

Here’s to the friends who make life fun—even when the car breaks down, the dinner-party chicken is still frozen in the oven, or the babysitter is a no-show.  They’re the magicians who turn tears into laughter and make workday woes vanish.

Cape Cod Beer

The Best Craft Beer on Cape Cod

There's more to Cape Cod and the Islands than stunning beaches, summer shacks, and heaping plates of fried clams. The area's booming with craft breweries that produce nationally recognized beers, and offer communal spaces to gather over hoppy IPAs, crisp ales and rich porters.

Bass Hole Boardwalk - credit Greta Perna

Cape Cod Road Trip: Yarmouth

Centrally located on Cape Cod, Yarmouth is ideally positioned for families seeking adventure.

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