Explore the Lower Cape: Chatham

Up Cape Drives I've always thought of Chatham as a laid-back beach town with just the right touch of sophistication. Situated at the southeastern tip of Cape Cod, it's just a quick 45 minute drive up Cape from Provincetown. The town offers myriad opportunities to...

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The Keys to Romance

"There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved."- George Sand I've always thought that spur of the moment romantic getaways make the best kind of vacation. The ones where you grab your significant other and your keys, pick a destination and just go....

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7 Things to do in Provincetown in 2018

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” - Mary Olliver   Tolerable spring weather is slowly rolling in our direction and I've already got my calendar out to make sure I've got a few boxes checked. This year, proper planning is taking...

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Winter Walks on Cape Cod

One of my favorite Cape Cod activities is to walk the miles of deserted beaches after a Nor'Easter, marveling at the erosion and collecting random bits of flotsam and jetsam. Needless to say, I've been doing some serious beach walking after this recent (and...

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Historic Provincetown

All of our Cape Cod towns do a great job when it comes to preserving the past and making their historic locations accessible for the public to enjoy. Provincetown just happens to be at the top of my list for places to see a number of sites all in one day. Here are...

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What to do in Provincetown this February

Is this winter going by slowly for you too? For whatever reason, every time I look at the calendar, I’m shocked that it’s still only the beginning of February. This season has seemed like a slow slog. Normally I love winter, but this year, we’ve had our share of rain...

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Provincetown Winter Nightlife

So, you did something this past summer that you can’t stop thinking about.... it’s there every time you close your eyes. I know what it was, I won't tell anyone. Promise. If you think you have to wait a full year to relive that experience, you are clearly mistaken. ...

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The Winter People

Are you aware that bears do not actually hibernate during the winter months? I hadn’t actually thought much about this until recent spells of cold weather beat down upon Cape Cod during the latter part of the holidays. Forced in to my own seasonal state of torpor and...

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Holiday Plans in Provincetown

December starts with a bang (thank you, Holly Folly), simmers down and then kicks it up again for New Years weekend.  It’s the last big party before everyone either heads south or goes into hibernation until May. Here are a few of the other signature events that you...

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Christmas Shopping in Provincetown

The Christmas season is a great excuse to shop, isn’t it? One of my favorite haunts on Commercial Street is The Canteen and this season, I have one more reason to love it: The Canteen Holiday Market. It is a month-long pop-up shop featuring local artisans and vendors,...

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