Albania has a protracted shoreline on the Adriatic and Ionian seas. On the outer elbow of Cape Cod, Wequassett Resort is a sprawling compound of whitewashed buildings and clapboard cottages. Woodlands, salt marshes, and manicured gardens make up many of the 27 acre grounds, but T+L readers also love this Massachusetts resort for its beaches. On property, friends can bathe in the quiet waters of Pleasant Bay (or select from two swimming pools). The hotel may arrange for exclusive visits to Outer Beach, which is part of Cape Cod National Seashore. Solely accessible by boat, it is one of many East Coast’s most secluded stretches of sand. Head here in the daytime for a picnic lunch, or come at night time for stargazing.

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