Posts in Things to do on Cape Cod

Cape Cod Crowd Control: An Actual Cape Codder Weighs In

With miles of sandy beaches, a plethora of great restaurants, and endless possibilities of fun things to do, Cape Cod is a summer vacation paradise, which means things can get a little crowded here in July and August. As someone who has lived on the Cape year-round for more than 30 years, I’m often asked […]
  • March 29th, 2019 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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Comfort Food on Cape Cod

When staying at the Seadar Inn, you won’t need to travel far to enjoy some comfort food while catching a sporting event and rubbing elbows with locals in a relaxed setting. There are numerous nearby pubs, where the atmosphere is casual and the conversation is usually lively, that feature mouth-watering burgers, savory chowders, crispy fries and, […]
  • February 27th, 2019 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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Historical, Charming, Occasionally Creepy Barnstable Village

There are few more historical, quaint, and, at times, spooky destinations on Cape Cod than Barnstable Village. The village is a short drive from the Seadar Inn along scenic Route 6A, also known as the Old King’s Highway, but the journey will take you back in time, where you can visit a courthouse in which […]
  • January 30th, 2019 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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Cape Cod is a Craft Beer Lover’s Ultimate Destination

Cape Cod has become a destination for craft beer lovers in recent years, as we detailed in a post back in March 2017. In addition to the breweries we talked about that continue evolving, such as Cape Cod Beer in Hyannis and Devil’s Purse Brewing Company in South Dennis, the craft beer scene has seen […]
  • December 31st, 2018 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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Finding Family Time: Things to Do with Kids on Cape Cod

A Cape Cod family getaway wouldn’t be much of a vacation without ample activities for the kids. When staying at the Seadar Inn, there are numerous nearby family friendly attractions that will keep everyone entertained, even mom and dad. Whether it’s a leisurely round of mini golf, a fishing excursion, a visit to an inflatable […]
  • October 30th, 2018 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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A Fall Weekend on Cape Cod

  The end of summer should not remove Cape Cod from your travel itinerary. Fall is an especially dazzling time of year on the Cape, with crisp cool air, low humidity, less crowded beaches and water warm enough to still take a swim.   You won’t have any trouble filling up a weekend with activities […]
  • August 22nd, 2018 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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A Day in the Life Along Historic Route 6A

There are few rides that are more peaceful, historic and intriguing than the stretch of Route 6A that winds its way along the northern, or bay side, of Cape Cod. You’ll pass through some of the oldest villages in America on a tree-shaded road that includes historic homes and churches, antique shops, art galleries, museums, […]
  • June 14th, 2018 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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Going Up? Take to Higher Ground for Great Views of Cape Cod

There are some wonderful ways to take in dazzling panoramic views of Cape Cod that will allow you to see from one end of the peninsula to the other. Here are five of the best. 1.      Pamet Area Trails: OK, so you’re saying, excuse me, a walking trail? That’s right. This trail, located in Truro just […]
  • May 15th, 2018 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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Day-Tripping to Nantucket

It’s not necessary to own a multimillion-dollar mansion or have a large enough bankroll to book a vacation home to enjoy Nantucket. All the pleasures of the island that’s called the “Grey Lady” can be enjoyed without taking out a second mortgage. The answer: Day-tripping. For guests at the Seadar Inn, the journey to Nantucket […]
  • April 19th, 2018 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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Cape Cod Boat Excursions

It goes without saying that any visit to Cape Cod will probably include some sort of water activity. It should also come as little surprise that the Cape offers a wide variety of family-friendly boating excursions, from fishing cruises and educational tours to sunset, sightseeing and even a cruise where you get to make your […]
  • January 23rd, 2018 by Jennifer Kain DeFoe
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