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Where Do You Find The Best Ice Cream On Cape Cod?

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We’re often posed the question “where is the best place for an ice-cream on Cape Cod?’ The first answer that springs to mind is “safely in hand as you sit with your feet up on a sandy beach looking out across the blue waters of Nantucket Sound” but that does of course miss out one… [ READ MORE ]

Where is the Best Place to Stay on Cape Cod?

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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 ]

TOP 5 CAPE COD TRAVEL APPS (and they’re free!!)

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Time was that any self-respecting traveler would not set foot outside his or her home without a shopping bag full of free AAA maps, a suitcase weighed down with guide books from Frommers, Fodors, Rough Guide & Lonely Planet (because frankly you could never really decide which was the best), a list of emergency phrases… [ READ MORE ]

Cape Cod Vacation – Things To Do on Cape Cod

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As I write this the temperature gauge has finally peaked its mercurial head over the 50F mark and with the announcement that painting will start shortly on the Sagamore Bridge, I think it’s safe to announce that Spring 2013 has arrived on Cape Cod! An apt time therefore to share a few articles that give… [ READ MORE ]

Cape Cod Day Trip – Newport, RI

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The historic island city of Newport, Rhode Island is a mere 60 miles from Cape Cod so a comfortable distance for a day trip by car if you’re having a Cape Cod vacation at our boutique inn. The city is home to the highest number of colonial buildings in the US and, most famously, to… [ READ MORE ]

Cape Cod Bed and Breakfast

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We celebrated the end of our 2012 Cape Cod Bed and Breakfast season with a sold-out New Year’s Day champagne brunch for our guests at The Platinum Pebble. First order of business was a safety roll-call to make sure that the previous night’s revelry hadn’t resulted  in any guests, with temporarily impaired faculties, deciding that… [ READ MORE ]

The Revitalization of Historic Dennisport Village

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Our Cape Cod Bed and Breakfast, The Platinum Pebble, is fortunate to be nestled between two of Cape Cod’s prettiest villages, Harwichport and Dennisport. After many years of neglect the winds of fortune have now shifted for the historic seaside village of Dennisport on Cape Cod. In the 19th century Dennisport stood tall as a bustling… [ READ MORE ]

Continuing Adventures of the Red Chair on its Cape Cod Vacation

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The Red Chair has been receiving, and deservedly so, increasing press exposure on its Cape Cod Vacation and the travels and adventures it has encountered. The Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism became intrigued and posted a special guest-blog from Simon on the Red Chair Travels. Learn what more The Platinum Pebble had to say… [ READ MORE ]