Things to do in Orleans
A symphony of chirping welcomes you to this bird-lovers paradise. The staff has tons of personality—if you tell them a joke, they’ll give you a free pencil.
Try the bakery's buttery, cinnamony, muffin-shaped Dirt Bomb donuts. (Faithful followers have sleuthed out the recipe and make them back at home.)
The tiny cottage is crammed with every kind of antique lamp imaginable.
For guided kayak trips with naturalists or sport fishing charters, turn to Goose Hummock, the area’s aquatic experts.
Mari Porcari curates this fashionable boutique, located in an 1835 general store with birch display tables and lime-green walls. The eclectic merchandise includes summer dresses by New York designer Tibi, eco-friendly bamboo bowls, and floral-printed organic quilts.