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What to do in Harwich on a beautiful Cape Cod day

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Things to do in Harwich

Harwich | America’s #2 Happiest Seaside Town   Harwich is a welcoming seaside village in central Cape Cod.  Beaches, Nature, and Cranberry bogs define the town.  Coastal Magazine voted Harwich as America’s #2 Happiest Seaside town and Country Living Magazine listed Harwich as one of the Top 25 Main Streets in the USA…for a reason. … [ READ MORE ]

Cape Cod Rainy Day Activities

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Cape Cod Rainy Day Activities

There is nothing like a rainy day on Cape Cod.  The smell of the sea, a little fog blowing in to soften the edges,  a cup of coffee next to a fire to start your day…for a rainy day it does not get much better.  Are you looking to stroll and shop or is a… [ READ MORE ]

The Best View On Cape Cod

Simon Hunton -

Let me start by saying thank you to John for being a wonderful guest, a friend and a great pilot and thank you for giving Annabelle a trip that she will never forget. John offered to take Annabelle or myself up in his two-seater plane for an aerial view of Cape Cod. As a devout… [ READ MORE ]

Where is the Best Place to Stay on Cape Cod?

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best place to stay on cape cod

the BEst Place to Stay on Cape Cod Your Hunt may be over   Recently updated with new pictures, complimentary downloadable Cape Cod Travel Guide,  “How to Empty your Bucket List on Cape Cod” video, and details on the exciting new Best of Cape Cod Package.  Read on for summary of all things great about the… [ READ MORE ]

Best Hiking on Cape Cod

Simon Hunton -

When guests at our Cape Cod Bed and Breakfast, The Platinum Pebble, ask us for exciting ideas on activities to pursue during their vacation on Cape Cod we frequently get questioning looks when we tell them to “take a hike”. But our apparent bluntness is, in most cases, actually a friendly call to action to… [ READ MORE ]

Cape Cod Hurricane Watch

Simon Hunton -

As of 10am the wind has picked up in Harwich but still no rain. I guess the peak will hit in a couple of hours but it looks like we’ll be spared the real wrath of Irene. It’s now downgraded to a Tropical Storm and at the moment bringing a warm southerly (stiff) wind to… [ READ MORE ]

Awaiting The Cape Cod Hurricane

Simon Hunton -

We ventured out on Saturday afternoon, or T minus 18 hours if you will until the long awaited arrival of Irene. A lady with a rather misleading name given that it stems from Greek mythology as a goddess who personified Peace. Yet here she was barreling up the East Coast promising and personifying nothing but… [ READ MORE ]

Cape Cod Kite Surfing

Simon Hunton -

The blue skies above the waters and beaches of Cape Cod near to our Cape Cod Inn, The Platinum Pebble Boutique Inn, are filled with a rich variety of local and migratory birds that shift with the seasons to include ospreys, herons, oyster-catchers, orioles, cormorants, sandpipers, coots, plovers, chickadees, hawks and more. But come summer… [ READ MORE ]