July 5, 2013

The Landfall Restaurant

The Landfall is one of our favorite Woods Hole restaurants. The food and service is always outstanding and the staff is friendly. The dress code is Cape Cod casual. The Landfall is owned by two local brothers who are the sons of the man who built the restaurant in 1946. The wood in the building has been taken from old ship wrecks and boards from old buildings in the area. One can enjoy reading about the various artifacts that hang around the building that have been collected over the years. In addition, photographs on the walls show the Landfall’s many […]
June 28, 2013

Buzzards Bay Discovery Center

Have you ever counted a scallop’s eyes? Have you looked inside a mermaid’s purse? Have you touched an animal that has been around since the dinosaurs? You can do all that and much more at the Buzzards Bay Discovery Center! Located at 21 Luscombe Ave, in the heart of Woods Hole village, the free Buzzards Bay Discovery Center is stocked with interactive exhibits that excite locals and visitors, adults and children alike. The centerpiece of the Discovery Center is the Buzzards Bay touch tank, where you can get up close and personal with all kinds of Bay animals like sea […]
June 21, 2013

Nobska Lighthouse

Nobska Lighthouse is a short walk from Woods Hole village.  One of the most popular view sites on Cape Cod, it is frequently used as the backdrop for weddings, engagements and family photos. This hilltop marks the entrance into the Woods Hole Passage, which local yachtsmen will tell you is the dangerous channel between Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.  From here you will see ferries headed to the Vineyard, and in summer, countless pleasure boats exploring Vineyard Sound. The Falmouth Road Race was made famous with a helicopter shot of the racers streaming past this lighthouse with the island of […]
December 11, 2012

Happy Holidays from Woods Hole

Beautiful tree in Woods Hole, where several local B&B’s welcome travelers at any time of the year! See Woods Hole Passage, Woods Hole Inn or Palmer House listings for more information.