Coastal Massachusetts: Culture and History in Cape Cod, Plymouth, Nantucket, and Martha’s Vineyard

Welcome to the coast of Massachusetts! With
the gorgeous Atlantic beaches of Cape Cod, Plymouth’s rich maritime culture, and the
elegant island charm of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, this is truly a dream destination.
To enjoy the region’s stunning landscapes year-round, take a scenic bike ride, play
a round of golf, or relax in quiet surroundings. Hi, I’m Claire! Join me today as we embark
on an exciting seaside vacation that you won’t want to miss, full of wide, sandy beaches,
outdoor adventure and historic maritime character. For a fun and educational stop fit for the
whole family, head to Plimoth Plantation in Plymouth. Visit the outdoor living history
sites, where you can learn all about the Pilgrims and the Native Wampanoag people. Check out
historic Plymouth Rock, where legend has it European settlers first landed in New England
in 1620, and anchored nearby, The Mayflower II, a full-scale reproduction of the ship
they sailed on. For eco-tourism at its finest, discover the
scenic Cape Cod National Seashore. Paddle through the region’s saltwater ponds, stroll
along pristine beaches, or take an adventurous hike through some of the untouched areas of
the Outer Cape. Abounding with diverse wildlife and unique greenery, it’s a nature lover’s
dream. While visiting the area, make sure to stop
in at the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, for photographs and film celebrating the Kennedy’s
many memorable visits to the Cape. Thanks to JFK, who signed the bill into law creating
Cape Cod National Seashore, the Cape’s historic beauty has been preserved for visitors from
around the world. For even more maritime culture, coupled with
world-class cuisine and unique seaside charm, explore the islands just south of the Cape.
Nantucket Island is a National Historic Landmark District with a rich maritime heritage. A
favorite attraction is the Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, featuring exhibits devoted
to lifesaving rescues, famous shipwrecks and a collection of over 5,000 artifacts.
Picturesque Martha’s Vineyard is also a must-see destination. In addition to its beautiful
beaches, you can explore six idyllic towns including historic Edgartown, for quaint shops,
delicious food and classic architecture. Whether you come for the coastal adventure
and history of Plymouth and Cape Cod, or the relaxation and romance of Martha’s Vineyard
and Nantucket, the perfect vacation awaits you in charming Massachusetts. Plan your unforgettable
trip today!


  1. Alana Delia said:

    Really nice video of the Cape!

    July 6, 2017
  2. TheEternalNow said:

    good job claire and co. !

    May 7, 2018
  3. phillip turner said:

    providence RI firefighter tom malott pulled a 13 yr old off the sidewalk and raped her at his house located at 45 smith ave in greenville.  she said it was covered up.  I would take her words to mean tom malotts dirty corrupt or on the pad friends in law enforcement.

    May 31, 2018
  4. keenelandlex1 said:

    One correction. The Pilgrims first landed in Provincetown before moving on to Plymouth one month later.

    September 13, 2018
  5. Robert Sparkes said:

    Way too much money, dirt water and no so classy a vacation spot….Been there, done that.

    May 16, 2019
  6. Daniella Diniz said:


    June 17, 2019

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