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Weeks on Road: 21 weeks
Travel by motorhome: 13,475km
Travel by car: 6,184km
Total km: 19,659km
Number of States Travelled: 3 out of 23
We have heard so much about Cape Cod we decided to check it out even though it was somewhat out of our way. Cape Cod is a peninsular extending 60 miles into the Atlantic Ocean, its a long drive to the Cape Cod National Seashores Park, but we're so glad we came.
... the Natick churches were gay friendly, with a female reverend. What a perfect little town! We used the afternoon to slowly drive down to Cape Cod. Once again we avoided highways and enjoyed the drive through all the little towns. New England has so much history that every town seems to have so much spirit and soul to it that the drives are really fun. We stopped in a town called Sandwich, right at the entrance to Cape Cod. I didn't know ...
... with the sand scratching between my toes.
On to sample the Atlantic White Cedar Swamp Trail which, though sounding quite exciting, turned out to be a virtually dry swamp with a short sandy path through the middle. Erumph! More driving northwards until we reached Provincetown, the very top of the Cape. Its Pilgrim Monument is highly recommended and we climbed its 164 steps to the top for a splendid windswept view of the town, the sea, the harbour and local beaches. ...
"Pilgrim" Eric Clapton"Pilgrim's song" Tchaikovsky
Wednesday 15 October 2014
We were supposedly leaving "leaf peeping" country now and heading for the Cape 'Card' region or Cape Cod to English speakers. We braved the challenges of cross-town Boston traffic and were bound for Dorchester in search of Sewfisticates, a fabric shop recommended by Jenny. Navigation was an issue as I took the wrong turning, but we managed to arrive in glorious and hot ...
... a style of their own called 'Cape Cod'. It basically had a door in the middle and a window on each side with lots of square panes of glass. Had to find a genuine example today. Down the road a bit today is Falmouth from where a vehicular ferry departs hourly for Martha's Vineyard, a large island about 45 minutes sailing away. The island sits in Nantucket Sound and is about 20 miles long and 10 wide with a half dozen towns and less than ...