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Long Point Wildlife Refuge

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Sep 11, 2015 @ 07:36 AM

Experience the great outdoors on Martha’s Vineyard. When you’ve had enough shopping, dining and beach activities, you shouldn’t leave Martha’s Vineyard without exploring one of its most special natural preserves, Long Point Wildlife Refuge.

THE place for hiking.

Outdoor enthusiasts will love the hiking trails at this 600+-acre preserve. There are 2.1 miles of hiking through woods and open fields, as well as beachfront areas. The trails border Middle Point, Long Cove and Tisbury Great Ponds.

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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.

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Family-friendly attractions on Martha’s Vineyard

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, May 22, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

7 top spots to take the whole family: If you’re planning a visit to Martha’s Vineyard, rest assured there’s plenty to do with the kids. Here are just a few of many ideas for a fun-filled family vacation on this very special island.

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Romantic getaways on Martha’s Vineyard Four places to stay in spring and summer

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, May 15, 2015 @ 08:24 AM

Looking for a little romance this spring? Get away to beautiful Martha’s Vineyard for breathtaking views and beautiful weather. Here are a few ideas for some of the most romantic places to stay:

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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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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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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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Martha’s Vineyards’ Best Fall Foliage Spots are Reachable by Island Car Rental

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Oct 03, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

Aaah fall! It’s the perfect time to go out in search of memorable foliage and enjoy the chilly breezes rolling in off of the Atlantic Ocean all at the same time. Some people opt to see the colorful leaves via electric bicycle and others choose to book an island car rental just in case those breezes get a bit too cool. At A-A Island Auto Rental, we’ve got you covered on both accounts and we can let you in on the best fall foliage viewing spots.

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Island Car Rentals Make Accessing Aquinnah’s Best Destinations Easy

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Aug 29, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

It may not be where children’s author, Shel Silverstein’s sidewalk ends, but as far as Martha’s Vineyard goes, Aquinnah is pretty darn close to the edge of civilization. It’s a tiny town whose farthest, western border ends with the famed Aquinnah Cliffs and a goose pimply view of the sea. Experiencing it for yourself is as easy as booking an island car rental from us and hitting State Road or Moshup Trail.

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