Travel Blogs from North Truro
... told us that he hated spending money, Dave Cranage on steroids. He was staying at the hostel for free by helping out cleaning it whilst he was earning $250,000 a year, with most of it locked up mutual trusts. We both thought it was a tad strange. Never the less he bought us breakfast. Headed out to the Pilgrim monument next, the largest granite building in America. Built to commemorate the landing of the Mayflower in 1620 the first ship ...
Okay so you can't go by Plymouth without stopping in to see where the first people stepped when arriving in the US off the Mayflower. Took some pictures of the replica of the Mayflower and also the Plymouth Rock Memorial... don't know if this was the actual rock or not but I touched it virtually in my pictures. We were on our way through to Cape Cod... nice little ...
... right on the waterfront. Freshened up we hit the road heading to Provincetown, the largest town in Cape Cod. Known as the gay capital of New England, next to every American flag is the rainbow flag. The town sits right on the cape and is full of old fashion candy stores, icecream stops, seafood restaurants, organic cafés, juice bars, beautiful old houses and unruly gardens lining the narrow streets. It was relatively expensive with a fresh juice costing $7 (USD).
... trip and we both caught lots of bass which were too small to keep so we had to through back, it is not very nice unhooking the fish, it's really tricky as they quite rightly try to wriggle free and while you try to get the hook out without damaging the fish further, quite sad really. We also caught lots of Scup, the majority we had to through back but we kept 7 delicious looking fish for our dinner tonight and tomorrow. Seven may seem excessive but they are fish about ...
... hungry. We went into the bar and sat up at the counter and ordered dinner and wine with our aussie friends.
I finally got to taste clam chowder, another dish I have always wanted to try, and it was so divine, and then half a sandwich with chips, all for seven dollars.
I also had the most divine wine, called Polka Dot. It is a german wine the girl told me and one I am definitely going to look up when I get back.
Tomorrow morning we ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking