Howard Johnson Inn Cape Cod
Travel Blogs from West Yarmouth
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 ...
... just kept explaining the we were from the UK which seemed to satisfy our audience.
Dried off, did a bit of long jump and then sat up in the Life guard's chair- it was about 6pm and all the lifeguards had left. The sun was cooling off but the wind was still up. As it happened the hollow tubes at the back of the elevated chair we were all crushed into kept catching the breeze and playing different notes- a really unexpectedly magic moment.
Headed home a bit windswept.
... American tribe the lighthouse will be lost. I arrived back at Oak Bluffs just in time to catch the 2:15pm ferry back to the mainland. In the late afternoon we drove to Provincetown. Provincetown, located near the very tip of Cape Cod is often called "P-town". The town is known for its beaches, harbour, artists, tourist industry and gay community. It was a lovely evening and there were a lot of people out and about, also a lot of dogs in restaurants, on the beach and in ...
... shell on the top and winded herself and cut two fingers as well. Razor sharp shells all over- bring back Cornwall and weaver fish. Extent of team injuries outlined below in the photos.
Greater injury was the parking ticket we got for not displaying a 'Beach Permit' - smallest sign ever at approach to beach so now need to work out how to pay a fine when it wants a cheque. Ho hum. Only $30 but a hassle.
After rip off last night on a mission to find supermarket. ...
... of residents from Edgartown, in the South East of the Vineyard, left the town and home comforts for a northern headland of the Vineyard , about five miles away in where is now known ad Oak Bluffs. The group enjoyed their retreat so much that they decided to come back next year and a few mainlanders joined them. After a while and years of growing numbers jointing the yearly retreats, the worshippers began to build elaborately built houses where their tents had ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking