"Martha's Vineyard" Martha's Vineyard by dinhyen

Martha's Vineyard Travel Guide: 128 reviews and 325 photos

Only about 45 minutes via ferry from the mainland, one would think Martha's Vineyard is a vacation playground for tourists. To a degree this is true, many places cater to tourists. But the island has plenty of its own character. This is more than a resort island, people actually live and work here. Its small towns are charming, and there are quite a bit of history at each of them. The scenery here is nice, and there are more than just beaches.

The striking cliffs at Gayhead.

The Black Dog general store at Vineyard Haven.

  • Last visit to Martha's Vineyard: Sep 2002
  • Intro Written Sep 12, 2002
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  • giampiero6's Profile Photo
    Feb 17, 2007 at 7:22 PM

    brings back some nice memories...thanks for sharing!

  • ParisSunset's Profile Photo
    May 27, 2006 at 2:27 PM

    As a driver I need to say that MOPEDS ARE VERY DANGEROUS. Every year, mopedists hit sand on the road- usually on the curves around the Martha's Vineyard Hospital- and his bike drives out of control into oncoming traffic, and that's the end of him.

  • Pawtuxet's Profile Photo
    Feb 11, 2005 at 4:22 PM

    I'm back again...with a couple more votes for good ole Martha's Vineyard. Wonderful spot.

  • herzog63's Profile Photo
    May 27, 2003 at 9:40 PM

    Beautiful photos as usual!! I've never been out to Mahhthas!! I've always said I was gonna but never did!!

  • londonlover's Profile Photo
    Apr 16, 2003 at 9:02 PM

    Lovely beach and village pictures--I'm making a sidetrip to the Vineyard in July while in Boston.

  • orlikins's Profile Photo
    Nov 18, 2002 at 1:02 AM

    lots of my friends have spent their summers working here :)

  • JudyinPA's Profile Photo
    Nov 10, 2002 at 12:59 PM

    Sounds like it offers more variety than Nantucket

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