Barnstable is in Massachusetts on Cape Cod. The City of Barnstable includes seven villages. Each village has unique and significant cultural and historical qualities.
Centerville, located on the south side, is mostly residential and has beautiful beaches.
Osterville is located on the south side, is residential, with a charming town center and a coast that includes inlets and harbors for boating and fishing.
Hyannis is the town's commercial district including town offices and several shopping malls. Hyannis has a fine harbor and is also a fishing village. The harbor provides ferry access to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket Islands. The regional airport and bus terminal are also here.
Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, +1 508-362-6088 or +1 888-942-5392, .
Barnstable Bat Company, 40 Pleasant Pines Av., Centerville, +1 888-549-8046, . Thomas and Christine Bednark have owned and operated this baseball bat shop since 1992. You can visit their tiny showroom in Centerville, where you can purchase bats they have made on premises.
Tour The Cape Cod Potato Chip Company, 100 Breed's Hill Rd, Hyannis, +1 508-775-3358. Year roun M-F 9AM-5PM; Jul-Aug Sa,Su 10AM-4PM.