A-A Island Blog

Martha’s Vineyard in November

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Nov 13, 2015 @ 11:02 AM

Spend a Day Enjoying Year-Round Attractions: With all the stresses of the modern world, it’s hard to think about a vacation that can truly relax and rejuvenate you. Sometimes vacations can even be more stressful than daily life! Though Martha’s Vineyard is known as a popular summer destination, it can be that truly relaxing haven during the off-season. And when you visit here in November, be sure to bring your appetite because many restaurants stay open year-round.

Read More

Topics: Explore Martha’s Vineyard, car rental Martha's Vineyard, Autumn Attractions on Martha’s Vineyard, Martha’s Vineyard in November

Autumn on Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Sat, Sep 26, 2015 @ 04:47 PM

Why the Off-Season has Plenty to Offer. If your idea of a perfect vacation involves peace and quiet, and you’re not much for crowds and heavy traffic. . .this blog is for you.

Read More

Topics: Edgartown in Martha’s Vineyard, Explore Martha’s Vineyard, Autumn on Martha’s Vineyard, car rental Martha's Vineyard, Martha's Vineyard Vacation

8 Must-See Attractions on Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Jun 19, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

If you’re planning a visit to Martha’s Vineyard  this summer, here are 8 not to miss destinations.

Read More

Topics: ferries to Martha's Vineyard, Martha's Vineyard electric bike rentals, Explore Martha’s Vineyard, Martha's Vineyard car rental, Must-See Attractions on Martha’s Vineyard, car rental Martha's Vineyard

Four Creative Ways to Enjoy Edgartown in Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, May 01, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Known primarily as a port town, Edgartown sports an appealing and picturesque natural environment easily attracting the tourists of Martha’s Vineyard. The frequent visitors are generally awestruck by the grand mansions with elegant, sea-side gardens, the breathtaking view of the harbor, and the Chappaquiddick Island.

Read More

Topics: Edgartown in Martha’s Vineyard, Explore Martha’s Vineyard, Martha's Vineyard car rental, Martha's Vineyard for Wine Tasting, The Top 6 Places to Explore in Edgartown, Marthas Vineyard Edgartown lodging

5 Amazing Things You should do when You’re Visiting Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Apr 24, 2015 @ 11:57 AM

The quaint and old-world charm of the island has attracted many holiday goers for years now. With endless miles of pristine beaches, biking trails, scenic harbors, golf courses, amazing fishing opportunities, and gourmet restaurants on the menu (no pun intended), Martha’s Vineyard is an amazing holiday destination.

Read More

Topics: Explore Martha’s Vineyard, A Haunting and Most Haunted USA, Martha’s Vineyard Farm Driving Tour, car rental Martha's Vineyard

Welcome Spring with a Martha’s Vineyard Farm Driving Tour

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Apr 10, 2015 @ 07:48 AM

If you have ever enjoyed driving through the English countryside to stop at the “lambings” at local farms, then Spring on Martha’s Vineyard will recreate pleasant memories of beautiful countryside, adorable baby animals and good food.

Read More

Topics: Explore Martha’s Vineyard, Martha's Vineyard ferries, Martha's Vineyard for Wine Tasting, Martha’s Vineyard Farm Driving Tour, car rental Martha's Vineyard, Exploring Oak Bluffs Marthas Vineyard

Celebrate Valentine’s Day Weekend 2015 in Martha’s Vineyard, MA

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Jan 30, 2015 @ 09:18 AM

Why not rent a car and celebrate Valentine’s Day Weekend 2015 in Martha's Vineyard, MA? There are a lot of activities going on that weekend. Some of them are romantic and the others are not. If you are looking for the island’s amorous side, we’d suggest starting your holiday interlude on Friday, February 13th at the Martha’s Vineyard Museum. Located in Edgartown, they’ll be hosting an extended exhibit titled, Victorian Secrets. As you might have guessed, it’s an entire exhibit devoted to women’s vintage unmentionables. It’s slated to open at 10 a.m. on that day and run through Memorial Day.

Read More

Topics: Marthas Vineyard for Valentines Day, Explore Martha’s Vineyard, Martha's Vineyard for Wine Tasting, car rental Martha's Vineyard

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.

Read More

Topics: Explore Martha’s Vineyard, car rental Martha's Vineyard, Martha's Vineyard Vacation, A-A Island Auto Rental

Martha’s Vineyard Car Rental Team’s 5 Picks for Great Places to Tie the Knot

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Jan 02, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

After he pops the question on New Year’s Eve, we’re sure that you’ll be anxious to start planning your island wedding. Our Martha's Vineyard car rental team would like to help by offering up their picks for five great places to tie the knot on the island. All five are accessible with help from our fleet of rental vehicles and they’re by no means the only places to get married. They just happen to be five of our favorites. Here, take a quick look:

Read More

Topics: Explore Martha’s Vineyard, Martha's Vineyard car rental, Off-Season Driving in Martha's Vineyard, car rental Martha's Vineyard

Island Auto Rentals and Winter Culinary Getaways: A Great Match for All

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Dec 26, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

Don’t let the winter doldrums set in after the holidays. Book island auto rentals and plan a culinary getaway instead. In our opinion, it’s a great way to experience Martha’s Vineyard off-season, learn something new and chase away those cold weather blues. We’d suggest that after you book a rental car from us that you call three places. The first is the Mansion House Inn, Health Club and Spa. The other two are Jan Buhrman’s Kitchen Porch and Holly Bellebuono’s Vineyard Herbs, Teas & Apothecary. All three are located on Martha’s Vineyard and within easy drive of our three locations.

Read More

Topics: Explore Martha’s Vineyard, Exploring Martha’s Vineyard, Martha's Vineyard car rental, Annual Food & Wine Festival Martha’s Vineyard, car rental Martha's Vineyard, Visiting Visit Oak Bluffs on Marthas Vineyard, Historic Martha's Vineyard Harbor Hotels