Chapin Beach, credit Matt Suess Photography

8 Spots to Catch Dramatic Cape Cod Sunsets

While the main draw of Cape Cod during summer months is sun, sand and sea, intense sunsets are a bonus. The best views are at the tip of the Cape at Race Point Beach, as well as sheltered spots along Cape Cod Bay that provide sweeping western views.

Here are eight sure bets for catching a truly spectacular Cape Cod sunset.

Cape Cod Canal

Olde Barnstable Golf Course - credit Chris Kazarian

Stay and Play on Cape Cod!

It’s spring, and the world is green again! All over the Cape, seasonal golf courses have reopened for the season, while year-round courses are beginning to show their true colors.

Chatham Outdoor Band Concert - credit Paul Scharff

10 Ways to Enjoy Cape Cod Al Fresco

In addition to world-famous beaches, Cape Cod has miles of hiking and biking trails, hidden nature preserves tucked between coasts, and enough outdoor activities to keep you busy your entire vacation and then some. See how many you can squeeze in before you go home!

1. Art’s Dune Tours

Chatham Bars Inn - Cape Cod

Best Cape Cod Spots for Mother's Day

Whatever the mom in your life prefers when it comes to brunch - whether breakfast favorites or classic meals with an oceanfront view - you'll find plenty of options across Cape Cod. Here's where to go to pamper mom while enjoying a memorable Mother's Day meal. Remember that many of these places require reservations in advance, so don't wait until the last minute to make your plans!

Falmlouth Bike & Carriage Parade - 4th of July

Independence Day Fun on Cape Cod

Looking for ways to make the most of your seaside Independence Day celebrating on Cape Cod? From village parades and jaw-dropping fireworks displays to patriotic concerts that will have you singing right along, here's a round-up of just some of the ways you can show your red, white and blue stripes this Fourth of July!


Credit Patrick Wiseman

Spoil your Mom on Cape Cod!

Still searching for the perfect gift for mom? Let us help! Whether it be handcrafted jewelry, brunch on wheels or a stroll through vibrant gardens, Cape Cod has you covered.

Next week is National Small Business Week, so let’s start with the fact that you can (and should) shop small and shop local for mom this Mother's Day.

Cape Cod Kayaking and SUP - credit Paul Scharff

6 Awesome Ocean Adventures

Cape Cod is known all over the world for its majestic beaches that hug the Atlantic coastline, and a relaxing day stretched out on the sand is the first order of business for many vacationers to this destination.

But if you crave a little adventure to break up even the most blissful of beach days, you can find it without even straying from the ocean. Here’s how:

Buzzards Bay Antiques

Antiquing on Cape Cod

The joy is in the hunt—unless you’re driving aimlessly in search of the perfect antiques shop. Cut to the chase and leave more time for browsing: These local treasures will remind you why there’s no time like the past.

The Naked Oyster

10 Best Spots for Oysters on Cape Cod

Oysters have a long history on Cape Cod. Native Americans in the region regularly feasted on the bivalves, and colonists followed suit after their arrival. Today, no trip to Cape Cod is complete without indulging in this raw bar staple.

Here are our favorite spots up and down the Cape to slurp them from the shell or devour them fried.