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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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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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Martha’s Vineyard Vacation Destination: Spotlight on the Village of Menemsha

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Aug 22, 2014 @ 08:07 AM

Do you love being near the ocean and private beaches? If so, consider gassing up your island rental car and taking a trip to the Village of Menemsha. Situated on Martha's Vineyard, within the confines of the Town of Chilmark, it’s a great place to break out the fishing poles, bathing suits, drawn butter and shellfish crackers.

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Will You Be Visiting Edgartown for the Round-the-Island Race?

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Jun 06, 2014 @ 09:24 AM

Each year, the Edgartown Yacht Club hosts a series of events towards the end of July. They include the Big Boat Buoy Races and the Round-the-Island Race. The first event is slated to take place on the 24th and 25th. The second is scheduled to go down on the 26th. If you plan on attending, here are a few tips to make your visit to Edgartown more pleasant:

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Venture to Martha's Vineyard for Wine Tasting

Posted by Bryan Nelson on Fri, Sep 20, 2013 @ 09:00 AM

Merlot, Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon are just a few of the wines waiting for visitors to Martha’s Vineyard. Tasty varietals are available from local wineries, and some of the finest vintages in the world are severed at the island’s restaurants. It makes perfect sense to rent a vehicle and explore some of the area’s best vino attractions.    

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