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Martha’s Vineyard Museum

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Oct 23, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Martha’s Vineyard Museum 6 Amazing Attractions for Art & History Lovers: A vacation on Martha’s Vineyard can mean many things to different people. For instance, some enjoy a quiet getaway and romantic scenery. Others like to share the fun attractions with their kids, creating lasting family memories. After you’ve sampled the local flavor and fun, you might be interested to know more about the history of the island.

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Why Celebrities Love Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Aug 28, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

There are lots of places in the world where celebrities like to go for anonymity, to enjoy peaceful surroundings away from photographers. Martha’s Vineyard is one of those best-kept secrets. Even when there are celebrity sightings, the atmosphere on Martha’s Vineyard is so relaxed, they don’t have to worry about being swarmed. People just do their thing.

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Come and Eat Prize-Winning Chili with Oak Bluffs’ Locals on January 24th

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

Let’s face it. There is nothing like eating a big, heaping bowl full of chili on a cold afternoon on Martha’s Vineyard. This is especially the case if every loveable spoonful is part of a prize-winning batch. If you agree, make plans to rent a car from us and be in Oak Bluffs on Saturday, January 24th. That’s the exact day MVY Radio will be hosting their Big Chili Contest at the Portuguese American Club.

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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.

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Rent a Car and Explore Martha’s Vineyard’s Ties to an Intl. Water Landmark

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Dec 12, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

Did you know that Martha's Vineyard has a direct connection to an international water landmark that’s located in another country more than 2,300 miles away? One visit to the Martha’s Vineyard Museum this winter and you’ll know that it’s true.

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Book With AA Island Auto Rental and See Martha’s Vineyard’s Famous Stone Walls

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Dec 05, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

Whether you are a fan of Robert Frost’s poem, Mending Walls, or not, it’s easy to see why so many people book with us at AA Island Auto Rental and head off to gaze at Martha’s Vineyard’s famous stone walls. They are true feats of early engineering and have been featured in numerous books over the years. The list of titles includes Robert Thorson’s, Exploring Stone Walls: A Field Guide to New England’s Stone Walls and Susan Allport’s tome, Sermons in Stone: The Stone Walls of New England and New York.

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Martha’s Vineyard in December: Why Not Stop By and Take a Sleigh Ride?

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Nov 14, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

In December, Martha's Vineyard typically takes on whole new feel. Many of the tourists are gone but the hospitality and great activities don’t end. Therefore, it may just be the perfect time for you to make rental car reservations, grab those winter coats and stop by with the family. One series of event that we’d recommend considering are the Cape Poge sleigh rides. They are presently slated to take place the weekend of December 13th, 2014.

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Martha’s Vineyard Island Weddings: Are You Ready to Sample Some Cake?

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Oct 31, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

Are you dreaming of a having a Martha's Vineyard island wedding this coming spring? If so, now is a perfect time to start checking out our area’s bakeries. All of them are in full swing for the holidays. Thus, finding samples to taste and being able to set up future appointments with the bakers shouldn’t be difficult. Plus, you may want to check out our fleet of vehicles in the process. Our classy convertibles are ideal for driving around during a Martha’s Vineyard honeymoon as well as getting to the church or reception hall on time. That said, here are a few bakeries to visit in the coming weeks:

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Choose Our Martha’s Vineyard Rental Cars and Go Searching for Snowy Owls

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Oct 24, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

They are snowy white with stunning eyes and just so happen to be some of our island’s most celebrated, year-end visitors. Can you guess “whoo whoo” we’re talking about? If this was a trivia contest and your answer was snowy owls, you’d be feathering your nest right now with accolades. Last year, a great many of the birds descended upon our area. So we strongly expect to see a lot of people booking Martha's Vineyard rental cars this year and driving off with their binoculars in the hopes of being one of the first folks to see one.

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Martha’s Vineyard Car Rentals and Cranberries: It Doesn’t Get Any Better

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

 Small, red, tart and delicious beyond all compare. That’s just one way to describe the autumn fruit that has long been a staple of Martha’s Vineyard cuisine. Yes, we are talking about cranberries. There is no better way to experience them than a trip that involves Martha's Vineyard car rentals, Cranberry Acres and a visit to Aquinnah.

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