Launched in 2005, WellesleyWeston Magazine is a quarterly publication tailored to Wellesley and Weston residents and edited to enrich the experience of living in two of Massachusetts' most desirable communities.
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198 W e l l e s l e y W e s t o n M a g a z i n e | s p r i n g 2 0 1 7 this area is not as well-known as Cape Cod, and we hope it doesn't get that way," said Eddy McKenzie. It was a strange thing to say, given her job. My husband and I had just arrived for a two-day midsummer getaway on Cape Ann. At our first stop, the Rockport Visitor Information Center, she was behind the counter armed with maps and brochures for area attractions. "We don't want the traffic," she explained. But despite her unscripted com- ment, it quickly became clear she adores her adopted hometown and is happy to extoll its virtues. We soon understood her mixed emotions. Cape Ann, about an hour from Wellesley or Weston, on Boston's North Shore, offers plenty to enjoy on a day trip or longer. McKenzie was positively poetic describing scenic lighthouses, Rockport Harbor C O U R T E S Y O F C A P E A N N C H A M B E R O F C O M M E R C E journeys bon voyage trekking getaways escapes travel near and far Exploring Boston's North Shore J A N E T M E N D E L S O H N writer excursions "