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Which Rental Car is Right for You?

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Jul 31, 2015 @ 01:45 PM

A-A Island Auto Rental offers a wide variety of vehicles to see Martha’s Vineyard in style! Jeep Wrangler – This two- and four-door sport utility vehicle is great for handling all types of terrain. It’s known for its superior off-road and on-road capability. If you plan to do a lot of hiking and exploring off the beaten path, while enjoying the outdoors as you travel, this may be the choice for you.

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Book Martha’s Vineyard Rental Cars Now and Attend the Annual 20 Miler Race

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Jan 23, 2015 @ 08:59 AM

If you love to run or are just hoping to keep that New Year’s resolution to get fit, now’s the time to plan a trip to Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts. On Valentine’s Day Weekend, the charming community will be hosting an island favorite, the Martha’s Vineyard 20 Miler and 2x10 Mile Relay. This year, the pre-race activities are expected to start at 9 a.m. on Saturday, February 14th and our Martha's Vineyard rental cars can help get you and your faithful cheerleaders to the event on time.

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Family Friendly Ways to Celebrate the Winter Solstice in Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Oct 10, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

On December 21st, Martha's Vineyard and the rest of the world will welcome the official arrival of winter. In our time zone (EST), it is slated to arrive at 6:03 p.m., which is 23:03 UTC. When it does arrive, the sun will have traveled south to the Tropic of Capricorn and the skies will grow dark around 4:15 p.m. Afterward, we’ll all be able to count on shorter nights and longer days until the warm weather returns again. 

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New Bedford Ferry and A-A Island Auto Rentals Make Whale-Size Fun Possible

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Feb 28, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

The next time that you’re in Martha’s Vineyard, you may want to consider renting a car and making your way to the New Bedford Ferry. Known as the Seastreak, it departs from Vineyard Haven twice daily and will take you to New Bedford, Massachusetts. One departure takes place in the morning and the other occurs in the afternoon.

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Visit African American Heritage Sites with Martha’s Vineyard Car Rentals

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Feb 21, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

In honor of Black History Month, why not take some time to secure a Martha's Vineyard car rental and visit the area’s African American heritage sites? There are plenty of sites to visit and our island rental cars can help you see them on your own. Here’s how:

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Cupid is Calling All Lovers to Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts!

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Feb 14, 2014 @ 08:08 AM

Love is in the air, so what could be more fun and romantic than a trip to Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts for Valentine’s Day?! Imagine after stepping off the ferry, your clean, late model island car rental is waiting so you and your date can arrive at your dinner reservation in style! In no time at all you could be sitting across from your loved one in the Victorian elegance of Edgartown's Water Street. Not only will you be charmed by the intimate indoor setting, the breathtaking harbor views will delight you both as you sip wine and nibble on local cheeses, or share a plate of oysters on ice while Chef Nathan Gould prepares your delectable meals of perhaps lobster over handmade noodles, or porcini dusted petit rib eye with sweet potato gnocchi. You'll also be tempted with chocolate macaroons or an assorted chocolate truffle. Whatever you choose, Water Street in the Harbor View Hotel will not dissapoint!  

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Martha’s Vineyard Rental Cars are Ideal for Bird Watching

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Jan 17, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

Do you love to go bird watching regardless of the season? If so, a great way to do it is to secure Martha's Vineyard rental cars.  We’ve got convertibles, jeeps, mini vans, SUVs and 4-door sedans. So it doesn’t matter how many birding buddies will be joining you. We’ve got you covered. Once you’ve got your comfortable ride reserved, we’d suggest visiting all of the island’s birding hot spots.

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An Oak Bluffs Rental car will help you see the Attractions

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Nov 15, 2013 @ 09:00 AM

Oak Bluffs may be a tiny town of fewer than 4,000 people, but that doesn’t mean there’s not plenty to see and do here. On your next visit to the island, plan on reserving an Oak Bluffs rental so that you can get out and see all the different sites that are available.

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A Car Rental Takes Your Visit to Martha's Vineyard To a New Level

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Oct 18, 2013 @ 09:00 AM

As New England's largest resort island, Martha's Vineyard is 9 miles wide and 23 miles long at its furthest points. And everything that lies between those points is everything you need to see and do to have a perfect get away when you visit here.

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Come to Martha's Vineyard for Your Wedding and Honeymoon

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Sep 27, 2013 @ 09:00 AM

Looking for someplace picturesque, off the beaten path and peaceful for your wedding and honeymoon? Why not come to Martha's Vineyard? Located just south of Cape Code, Massachusetts, the island received its first English settlement in 1642 although it had been inhabited by the Wampanoag before then. Despite its early history, the area currently only houses about 16,000 residents. However, summer visitors increase the population to around 100,000 because of the many attractions, suitable for those getting married and on honeymoon.

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