Hyannis in Cape Cod is best known as home to the famous Kennedy family compound -- and more recently Taylor Swift. However, less-famous visitors are also drawn to Hyannis’ laid-back, family-friendly atmosphere and Kalmus Beach’s superior windsurfing. Kennedy Families, Beach Photos, Favorite Things, Families Compound, World, Family'S Friends Atmosphere, Famous Kennedy, Capes Cod, Beach Superior
Located on the northernmost tip of Cape Cod, Provincetown is known for being the first landing place of the Mayflower Pilgrims in the New World. Since then it has become a distinguished art colony with a gay-friendly vibe and miles of galleries, shops and old mansions.
“Grab a sandwich at Something Natural (be advised: their “half” is your typical “whole”) and head to the beach on the beautiful and ever-so-quaint island of Nantucket, off the coast of Massachusetts. My favorite sandy spots? Steps beach for a beautiful view and calm waters, and Madequecham, Ladies or Fisherman’s for heavier surf but more ...
Nantucket�s community of weathered grey-shingled houses, surrounded by wild roses, is postcard perfect. Thirty miles south of Cape Cod, the former whaling community grew rich in the 19th century and still attracts well-heeled vacationers from New York and Boston.
✮ Cape Cod Cranberry Bog in the Fall My home town Sandwich, MA (13th gen Mayflower descendant-Harlow & Howland) is unbelievable in the fall. In my opinion the best time to visit the Cape. Room rates drop, still warm enough to sight-see, more locals then tourists and LESS TRAFFIC!
Laid-back Beach Bungalow ‘The thing about Bakoven is that it’s still very real; it’s a beach that’s much used and lived on,’ says Cathy Smit, owner of a fresh, whitewashed house that couldn’t be any closer to the sand and water. ‘We all know each other – at sunset, everyone sits on their front walls or steps, sharing a bottle of wine and catching up.’