20 Perfect Summer Getaways
Where to Go: Truro, Massachusetts.
Distance from Boston: 110 miles south, almost the end of Cape Cod.
Where to Stay: Facing the beach and Cape Cod Bay, all 21 bright suites at the Crow’s Nest Resort have kitchens, fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs, and unobstructed views of the ocean, two lighthouses, and the lights of Provincetown—just two miles away.
Room to Book: Book one of the charming cottages, which are ready-made for families or a group of friends.
Price: Doubles from $209 (rates lower before June 20 and after August 31); cottages from $349.
What to Do: Rent a bike at Gale Force Bike Rentals in Provincetown, pick up a map, and ride five miles along scenic High Head Road to the Cape Cod Highland Lighthouse, the oldest lighthouse on the Cape. Later, stop by Mac’s Shack in Wellfleet for fresh, simply prepared dishes like baked cod, fried prawns, and steamed mussels.