Tag: Lighthouse

Pic(k) of the Week – Montauk Point Lighthouse

Eastern Point Lighthouse – Gloucester Harbor, MA

Why not live in a lighthouse I say. Except for the occasional gale unleashing fierce waves at your doorstep and the dreary winter leaving a coat of treacherous ice on the rocks in your yard, it is rather …

Marblehead Neck in Massachusetts

Why would anyone drive through the other-worldly charm of Salem, into the town of Marblehead, and go all the way to the end of Follett Street? Well, they could do it to catch a glorious sunset. Best seat …

Pic(k) of the Week – Draw Me a Lighthouse

Pic(k) of the Week – Nauset Beach Light

Cape Cod Day 4

Day 4 began with a detour. As it turned out, Cahoon Hollow Beach, gorgeous as it was, could only be accessed by climbing down a steep dune. To make matters more difficult, the ropes that line the path …

Cape Cod Day 3

Well, Day 3 was all about Nauset Light and Chatham Light, and of course, the beaches nearby. It was one of those days when the clouds part for a while and then slowly get back together. You wish …

A Recap of the Year 2012

I guess I still have time to do a recap of my travels in 2012, seeing as we are in the first month of the new year. Surprisingly, Newport featured twice in our travels, the first time was …

Happy National Lighthouse Day!

Clockwise from top left: Portland Head Light, Marshall Point Lighthouse, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse and The Nubble Light.

Midcoast Maine – Day Four

Day four of our whirlwind trip (as a friend put it) saw us getting up early, picking up our coffee and heading to Rockland Breakwater Light. It is an inviting old building, at the end of a 7/8-mile-long …