Weekend Getaways

Dreaming of a quick getaway? Pack your bag for the weekend and check out our guide to the best coastal towns for eating well, having fun in the sun, or doing absolutely nothing at all.

Weekend in Duxbury, Massachusetts

With a strong emphasis on boating and the arts, Duxbury feels like Cape Cod without the crowds.

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Weekend in Duxbury: Beaches
Photographer: Michael Hanson


Duxbury Beach
It’s five miles of white sand with no big development or retail, just one little beach shack selling burgers and sodas.


Shipyard Lane Beach
This hidden beach sits off Washington Street and makes for a great midday lunch escape to watch the oystermen.


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