Jennifer Kain DeFoe, Donna Garlough, and Scott Lajoie

Cape Cod Guide 2010: Beaches: Upper Cape

East Sandwich Beach The view from the beach at this quiet little summer colony captures the entire Cape and Cape Cod Bay. North Shore Boulevard, East Sandwich. The Knob Yes, the Knob is a bit of a hike, but it’s…

Cape Cod Guide 2010: Beaches: Mid-Cape

Craigville Beach Craigville is a big sound beach with little waves, which makes it perfect for a day with kids. Lifeguards and bathrooms also make it practical, while fried clams at the shack across the street make for a decadent…

Cape Cod Guide 2010: Beaches: Outer Cape

Ballston Beach Ballston is managed by the town of Truro and located within the Cape Cod National Seashore, but it gets surprisingly little use for an ocean beach with a parking area. Spread out your towel and savor the quiet….

Cape Cod Guide 2010: Beaches

Sand is big business on Cape Cod. Nearly six million people visit the area each year, after all, and they aren’t coming for the mall. They’re here to check out some of New England’s greatest beaches. But how do you…

Cape Cod Guide 2010: Where to Eat, Stay & Play

BEST PLACE TO GET BREAKFAST Chatham Bars Inn The price for eggs may be steep, but there’s simply no better way to take in stunning seascapes than to sit down for breakfast or brunch at Chatham Bars Inn. With walls…

Cape Cod Guide 2010: Where to Eat, Stay & Play

BEST PLACE TO GET BREAKFAST Chatham Bars Inn The price for eggs may be steep, but there’s simply no better way to take in stunning seascapes than to sit down for breakfast or brunch at Chatham Bars Inn. With walls…

Cape Cod Guide 2010

Cool salty breezes, sand between your toes, bikes at the ready. As vacations go, Cape Cod is about as laid-back as it gets. But sun and sand aren’t the only rewards for enduring bridge traffic. To help you plan the…