Earl of Sandwich Motel
Travel Blogs from East Sandwich
Heading off tomorrow for a jaunt that starts in Wellfleet, MA via Logan to Barcelona and then to France. Along the way, traveling and visiting with good friends and family, we will do our best to absorb the abundant offerings of coastal, mountain, countryside and city landscapes. We'll send some pictures of our favorite stops and sights. All ...
... It was waste of good bacon ;-)
For our main course, we shared an order of Little Neck Clams served over Fedilini with a white sauce. What is Fedelini you ask? It is a kind of pasta that is shaped much like spaghetti but is thinner, being only slightly thicker than vermicelli. The name of the pasta translates to "little faithful ones." This is not an incredibly common type of pasta ...
... National Seashore Park. The Park provides visitors access to magnificent ocean beaches, nature bike trails and exhibits.
A breakwater was constructed in 1911 to protect the town's harbor from the dune's shifting sands. The unintended consequences of this project were a bonus that allows you to follow its path across the harbor to the outermost finger of the jutting Cape and the sentry of Wood ...
... are carried out here.
The beach at Chatham Lighthouse is an amazing sight to behold. There is a wonderfully wide sandy beach with a huge offshore sand bar. In-between the beach and the sandbar a variety of water vessels zip back and forth apparently showing off for the beach babes. Please watch the video in order to get a feel for this dynamic ...
... we had a great meal. We got extra to bring back to the coach for the next day. You just cannot have too many lobster rolls!
Sunday we went to see Jim's Cousin Dorothy and her husband John. I had only been around them a couple times, but they are two of my favorite people in Jim's family. Dorothy had another couple (relatives of Jim also) there and we enjoyed a nice day visiting. Dorothy loves to cook and kept us plied with food ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed