Travel Blogs from Hyannis
We have had a couple of down days.
Highlights included finding a pair of fresh water lakes in the Nickerson National Park which helped as we have discovered they are having a bit of a shark problem on the cape!
Brush with the law- went to ...
What a fantastic day. Set off early - some borderline misery from the junior members- to drive to Provincetown on the northern most tip of Cape Cod. A trendy arty rainbows type of place. Our main aim to go whale watching on the Dolphin Fleet.
Got on the 1000 and did our customary Titanic shot and set off. The whole thing was done so well. The boat was not too crowded, the marine biologist on board did a brilliant show and tell about whales circulating a tooth with baleen ...
... and reburied (unmarked) elsewhere in the cemetery due to the number of people visiting and partying at his gravesite. Large portions of the island, which are in private ownership, have covenants on them to ensure that they are not subdivided or over developed. One of these is a 330 acre block now owned by Caroline Kennedy. The property was bought for her mother, then Jackie Onassis, in the early 1970s by Aristotle Onassis for $1.3 million to ensure Jackie's privacy when ...
Woke up to a blistering hot sun and a cooling breeze. Explored the basement and found deck chairs, beach umbrella and a purple inflatable so headed for the beach at the end of the road- took the car for ease of kit transport.
Fairly eventful as breeze at our house equates to gale on the beach. Lost deck chair, inflatable and wrap up the beach. In the end realised everyone else was land anchoring kit. Ruth had first shark bite- well ok she fell on an underwater rock that had ...
... and settled into America but ,because Gosnold caught a disease and died, Gosnold is not accredited in the expedition. In the 1820s, once the country had secured its liberty, a huge fundamentalist revival swept America. Many puritans felt that with the expansions of cities, growth if business and prosperity that they were losing sight of God. Vineyarders had become very wealthy on whaling money and so doubted their sight of faith and God. In the summer of 1835 ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Courtyard Resort Hyannis
Other places to stay in Hyannis
18 North St, Hyannis | 2 star motelfrom $77
206 Main St, Hyannis | 2 star motelfrom $69
- A Satisfied Stay
- THE ABSOLUT BEST
- Dirty rooms, dirty pool, and noisy neighbors
447 Main Street , Hyannis | 3 star motelfrom $81
614 Iynnough Road, Hyannis | 1 star motelfrom $75
131 Ocean Street, Hyannis | Motelfrom $93
- Great place to stay
- We loved Cape Cod
- Great Cape Cod vacation
473 Main St, Hyannis | Motelfrom $93
201 Main St, Hyannis | Motelfrom $58