Pack your sandals and sunscreen for idyllic Cape Cod, Nantucket & Martha's Vineyard, where 400 miles of dune-studded shoreline and relaxed island living await. Savor fresh seafood, linger in laid-back towns, lap up the rays (and the ice cream). Savvy and engaging, our definitive guide gives detailed coverage to the top getaway spot in New England. Be inspired : by full-color highlights, expert Top Ten recommendations, compelling culture, food and environment chapters and ample activities for the kids.
Get out and about : bike the Cape Cod Rail Trail, kayak the ocean or bay, tee up at dozens of golf courses, cheer on the timeless Cape Cod Baseball Leagueoutdoor activities chapter shows the way. Step back in time : survey 400 years of American history, from the pilgrims' new world beachheads to 19th-century fishing villages to the age of the Kennedys. Find the fun : insider tips for watching whales, cracking lobsters, hopping galleries, hunting for antiques, toasting happy hour and watching the sun rise or set.
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