Gifford House Inn
Travel Blogs from Provincetown
... parking fine.
Movie Drive In - with authentic MONO speakers and popcorn with liquid butter. Ruth and James did camping.
Long dreary drive to Falmouth and then great cycle ride and home for a lovely sunset.
Off to Nantucket ...
... at the front of the boat and happened quickly- poor Ruth was just too small and adults leaned out in front of her.
Exhilarating experience. They are just so huge.
Back on dry land we explored Princetown. Great galleries and paintings tempting but not practical. Tom missing his Afternoon Tea but did find great cookies in Joe's cafe- still had tea in paper cups but as weather awesome (lovely breeze and 81 degrees) we were more forgiving.
Decided to go the ...
... to pay $50k a week. Actors Jake Gyllenhall, Bill Murray and Ted Dansen and musicians Carly Simon and James Taylor all own property on Martha's Vineyard. We also took a drive by the cemetery. American comedian and actor John Belushi was buried here after his death in the 1982. The headstone is similar in design to those at the early Boston cemeteries in that it has the skull and cross bones on it. It reads "I may be gone but Rock and Roll lives on". John's body was ...
... team competitive meal making with Tom and James on one team and Ruth and me on the other. Team T&J did BBQ extraordinaire and Team A&R are doing a homage to our holidays in Greece with Greek salad and Mousaka.
Really nothing more exciting today except that Tom has relinquished the driving to me as he is better with maps. I needlessly inspired great confidence by mixing up accelerator and break but ok since then!
Dull day but needed down time.
... that whole experience.
The next morning we woke excited for the Cape Cod Rail Trail. The bike trail runs for roughly 25 miles up the Cape. It is a very popular thing to do in the area, with access to the trail directly off of Nickerson State Park. We rented bikes from Barb’s Bike Rental. They were nice little 8 speed mountain bikes. We biked north for 8 miles to Cape Cod National Sea Shore. The trails are heavily wooded with pretty rolling hills. The ride was hot, ...