Posts in Harwich

Hurricane Sandy – A Cape Cod Escape

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Cape Cod was preparing for the worst and the stores were full of locals purchasing their storm supplies and essentials: Beer (hurricane or no hurricane this is Cape Cod in the off-season) Bottled Water (had to be sparkling if you lived in Chatham) Flash-light (in case you misplaced the beer) Batteries (price gouging at the… [ READ MORE ]

Cape Cod Inn – Red Chair Travels

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This month The Platinum Pebble played host to an honored guest from Wood’s Hole, Cape Cod – The Red Chair. The Red Chair has left its home at The Wood’s Hole Inn (escaping the commotion of the incredible renovation work that’s going on there) and set about traveling the length and breadth of Cape Cod… [ READ MORE ]

Cape Cod Life – Great Neighbors

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Being foreign “washashores” opening a unique, contemporary inn on Cape Cod, life was always likely to be easier if we could avoid making the locals restless. We needn’t have worried… The neighbors within whose midst we have dropped have been our greatest champions and support system. In much the same way that you can’t choose… [ READ MORE ]

Cape Cod in The Snow

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Well it had to be said that, weather-wise, things had been going quite swimmingly on Cape Cod. We were well into January and winter temperatures had hardly dropped below freezing. There’d been no frost to speak of nor indeed any snow to scrape off the car. Perhaps global warming could result in the season for… [ READ MORE ]

10 Reasons to pick Harwich for Cape Cod Vacation

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Harwich is located slap-bang in the middle of Cape Cod, pretty much equidistant between P-Town and Falmouth. Its mid-Cape position neighbors onto Chatham, Orleans, Dennis & Brewster and as its many beaches look out across the Nantucket Sound, it’s only a hop and a skip (and a paddle) from Harwich to Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard…. [ READ MORE ]