The Story Behind the Cleveland Ledge Lighthouse
Photo: Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism
It’s much less traditional than other Cape Cod lighthouses, but the Cleveland Ledge ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on September 6, 2022
Our Favorite Boating Communities on Cape Cod
Boating is a big part of life on Cape Cod, and not surprisingly the area is home to several great boating communities....
Posted by Mark Washburn on August 2, 2022
The Singular Beauty of Amrita Island
It may not be easy to find Amrita Island, but its singular beauty is hard to surpass. While officially closed to the public, Amrita Island is ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on November 15, 2021
Cape Cod Canal Fun Activities
It may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Cape Cod, but the Cape Cod Canal happens to be a major attraction. From biking ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on August 18, 2021
Is Commuter Rail Service Coming to Cape?
Photo: matthronoCommuter rail service may be headed to the Cape. Local officials launched a study last fall to look at connecting up Buzzards Bay to ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on March 24, 2021
Bourne and Sandwich: Gateway to the Cape
Photo: Massachusetts Office of Travel & TourismWhether you’re lured to Cape Cod by the promise of heading to the beach or hitting the ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on December 28, 2020
Mashnee Island: Waterfront Paradise in Buzzards Bay
Nearly surrounded by water, Mashnee Island is, quite simply, waterfront paradise in Buzzards Bay. This small community may not be widely known, but ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on October 30, 2020
Photo: Steve ShattuckFrom sailing to tennis, walking trails to ice cream shops, there’s plenty of family-friendly fun to be found in Cataumet. ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on February 14, 2020
The History of the Cape Cod Canal
While visitors to Cape Cod may take the Cape Cod Canal for granted these days, the man-made channel has served an important role in the region for ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on January 17, 2020
Bassetts Island: A Bourne Gem
Photo: Buzzards Bay CoalitionFor calm, shallow water and exceptional beaches, Bassetts Island is a true gem. Found at the entrance of Pocasset and ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on January 7, 2020
Can’t Miss Christmas Activities on Cape Cod
The summer season may be big on Cape Cod, but there’s are a number of “can’t miss” Christmas activities that are just getting ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on December 9, 2019
Boating in Bourne
Photo: Massachusetts Office Of Travel & TourismA big part of Cape Cod’s appeal is the opportunity to be out on the water, and that’s ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on September 25, 2019
Where to Have a Cape Cod Wedding
Planning a wedding takes a lot of work, but perhaps one of the most difficult decisions you’ll make is deciding on a location. If you ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on February 25, 2015