Rediscover the Cape
Follow these region-by-region itineraries and fall in love with your new ports of call. Plus: The most relaxing beaches and where to eat, shop, and stay.
Edited by Courtney Hollands
When it comes to summer weekends, we tend to get stuck in a rut. Year after year, decade after decade, it’s the same Cape towns and the same old clam shacks, bars, and shops. “Why mess with a good thing?” we say. Here’s why: There’s an entire peninsula of thrilling new experiences out there just waiting for you — stunning beaches, amazing golf courses, and a better lobster roll (promise!) than your old standby. In the spirit of shaking things up, we’ve put together a few perfect escapes. So grab your swimsuit and let’s get going. There’s nothing left to do but follow these region-by-region itineraries and fall in love with your new ports of call.