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23 Things Everyone Who Vacations On Cape Cod Knows To Be True

Gotta have that Cape Cod clam chow-dah

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1. When describing where you vacation you automatically flex your arm

Because it's shaped exactly like an arm flexing.
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Because it's shaped exactly like an arm flexing.

2. You have a strong loyalty to your favorite place on Cape Cod

3. You've gone to Provincetown at least once and fell in love

4. You were dragged to numerous lighthouses by your parents when you were little

They made for great family photo shoots.
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They made for great family photo shoots.

5. You've been whale watching at least once

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6. Likewise, you've been deep sea fishing at least once in your life

7. You love seeing the seals off of Chatham

Those little faces though.
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Those little faces though.

8. However, with seals come sharks, so of course you're no longer surprised when there are shark spottings off of Chatham

Still terrifying every time.
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Still terrifying every time.

9. Cranberries are a BIG deal

Everything has cranberries in it.
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Everything has cranberries in it.

10. Your love of seafood runs deep in you

Craves this all year long.
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Craves this all year long.

11. Cape Cod clam chowder has been proven to be the best (there is no competition here)

Captain Parker's has won numerous awards for their clam chowder.
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Captain Parker's has won numerous awards for their clam chowder.

12. Likewise, eating ice cream after a seafood dinner holds a special place in your heart

Nothing quite compares to Sundae School and their homemade ice cream and whipped cream.
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Nothing quite compares to Sundae School and their homemade ice cream and whipped cream.

13. Your preppy side comes out every time you're vacationing on Cape Cod

Give me anything nautical please.
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Give me anything nautical please.

14. You've gone to Nantucket and/or Martha's Vineyard at least once in your life

15. You're perpetually confused as to how the residents of Sandy Neck can survive without electricity and running water

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16. You've most likely posted a picture just like this one:

Or a picture of the waves crashing.
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Or a picture of the waves crashing.

17. You were an avid shell collector as a child

And probably can't resist a pretty shell when you see one now as an adult.
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And probably can't resist a pretty shell when you see one now as an adult.

18. You have a favorite beach on Cape Cod

And nothing else is as good as your favorite.
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And nothing else is as good as your favorite.

19. Biking is a way of life

20. You're a PRO at mini-golf

Hole-in-one? I got this from my years of training.
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Hole-in-one? I got this from my years of training.

21. You hate on other tourists even though you are one yourself

Ugh they're just all so annoying.
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Ugh they're just all so annoying.

22. There's a special happiness when watching fireworks on the beach or on a boat in the summer

23. And you look forward to vacationing on Cape Cod every single year

Because nothing quite compares to the salty sea air when you first arrive.
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Because nothing quite compares to the salty sea air when you first arrive.

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