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Our Journal of Stories, Videos & More


Welcome to Around the Cape, our online journal that celebrates the history, culture, imagery and personalities that make our family of seaside properties so remarkable and vibrant. Here, we'll share content that goes beyond the traditional vacation. Readers can expect deep dives into stories, articles, interviews, artwork, photos, videos and much more. From the columns of Congress Hall in Cape May to the lounge of Baron's Cove in Sag Harbor, we have so many stories to tell—and we invite you to share in them with us. ✯






Featured Video

From Montauk Point

BARON'S COVE, NATURE, VIDEO

I stand as on some mighty eagle's beak,
Eastward the sea absorbing, viewing, (nothing but sea and sky,)
The tossing waves, the foam, the ships in the distance,
The wild unrest, the snowy, curling caps—that inbound urge
and urge of waves,
Seeking the shores forever.

~ Walt Whitman

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Stories

The Key to Hospitality

Cape May

In 2010, on the corner of Broadway and Perry Street, a contractor who'd been widening Cape May's drainage system spotted a key inscribed with the initials AK. Sensing this might be no ordinary discovery, the man brought the key to...

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Cilantro aka Coriander

Blue Pig Tavern Beach Plum Farm Food Cape May

Through the hot and humid days of this summer, the greenhouse at Beach Plum Farm has protected the cooler weather plants in the heat of the scorching sun. In the winter time, the greenhouse serves to protect plants from the...

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