A-A Island Blog

The Christopher Hotel

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Fri, Sep 14, 2018 @ 02:22 PM

Experience True Luxury in Edgartown

In this blog, we’re showcasing some of the highest rated hotels and inns on Martha’s Vineyard, so you can choose where to stay based on your vacation style. Are high-end amenities important to you? Or are you more interested in a convenient location? This week’s spotlight inn gives you both, while transporting you to a world of elegance and charm.

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Charter Boat Tours of Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Mon, Sep 10, 2018 @ 09:46 AM

4 Great Sight-Seeing Tours!

When you visit Martha’s Vineyard, try experiencing the island from the ocean. Enjoy the sun, water and some of the finest fishing in New England. Martha’s Vineyard is known for some of the greatest fishing anywhere, with species such as Striped Bass, Bluefish, Sea Bass, False Albacore and more. Offshore, you can find Yellowfin, Bluefin Tuna, Mahi Mahi and Swordfish, to name a few. Here is a sampling of some of the most highly recommended charter boat tours:   

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Fall Vacation on Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Tue, Sep 04, 2018 @ 12:56 PM

Check out the Island During the Off-Season!

If you’re planning an autumn visit to Martha’s Vineyard, you should know that it’s a perfect time of year to visit.  There’s so much to see and do, not to mention fewer crowds and special discounts. Read on to picture your next fall vacation!

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The Harbor View Hotel

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Tue, Sep 04, 2018 @ 12:55 PM

Experience a Piece of History at this Martha’s Vineyard Landmark

If you want to be close to all the attractions, Edgartown is the ideal place to stay during your visit to Martha’s Vineyard. When it comes to accommodations, the Harbor View Hotel is in a class by itself.

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Oak Bluffs Campground

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Thu, Aug 16, 2018 @ 02:53 PM

Everything you didn’t know about this popular attraction

For many who are traveling to Martha’s Vineyard, a visit to the Gingerbread Cottages in Oak Bluffs is usually on the list of must-see attractions. During the summer, you can take a tour of the Cottage Museum and get a look inside these historical 19th-century homes.

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How to Beat the Crowds on Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Thu, Aug 16, 2018 @ 02:50 PM

What the Locals Know

August is the busiest month on Martha’s Vineyard. And Labor Day weekend is the most popular weekend besides Fourth of July.

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Martha’s Vineyard Authors Part 2

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Thu, Aug 16, 2018 @ 02:46 PM

More Local Authors You Won’t Want to Miss

Grab your beach chair, enjoy the views and settle in with a great book!  Summer is the perfect time to get lost in a brand new story. And the latest bunch of Martha’s Vineyard-centered books doesn’t disappoint.

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The Six Towns of Martha’s Vineyard: FAQ

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Thu, Jul 26, 2018 @ 07:35 AM

Which Towns Fit Your Vacation Style?

When planning your next vacation to Martha’s Vineyard, you may have lots of questions about the six towns on the island. The towns are: Edgartown, Oak Bluffs, Vineyard Haven, West Tisbury, Chilmark and Aquinnah.  Each town offers something special. Where you stay depends on what’s most important to you on your vacation. Here we’ve compiled some of the most popular questions about what to do and where to stay.

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August Events on Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Fri, Jul 20, 2018 @ 08:00 AM

Check Out What’s Happening During Your Next Vacation!

No matter what time of year you visit, there is always something happening on Martha’s Vineyard. If you are planning a vacation to the island in August and you’re looking for fun things to do, check out some of these exciting annual events:

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Today’s Spotlight: 1720 House

Posted by Chris Hohmann on Wed, Jul 18, 2018 @ 09:47 AM

Discover Quaint Bed and Breakfasts on Martha’s Vineyard

There are 25 bed and breakfasts on Martha’s Vineyard, each offering a welcoming, memorable experience for couples and families. If you’re looking for a truly historic experience that captures the look and feel of old Martha’s Vineyard, look no further than the award-winning 1720 House. When you visit the 1720 House, it’s like stepping back in time. From the outside, it looks like a stately Victorian home. Interior rooms are cozy and inviting. When you stay here, you’ll enjoy the quiet charm and quaint décor of a bygone era, with regal architecture and pristine gardens surrounding you. The inn is nearly 300 years old, and was the residence of many generations of island families.

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