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3 Days on Martha’s Vineyard: Aquinnah

Part 3 of a series… After getting a feel for the island during our guided bus tour, we decided to venture on our own to visit Aquinnah and revisit Edgartown.  We didn’t bring our car to Martha’s Vineyard, (although we … Continue reading

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3 Days on Martha’s Vineyard: Edgartown

Part 2 of a series… To get an idea of what there was to see and do on the island, we took a 2.5 hour guided bus tour that covered all of the towns and major destinations.  During the high … Continue reading

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The lighthouse vs. the stop sign

It’s a lesson I learn.  Over and over again. So, you’re headed out with your camera.  Which would you rather photograph – an iconic Cape Cod lighthouse or an ordinary, run of the mill stop sign? Well, that is not … Continue reading

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The "Lighthouse Army of Two"

This is Scituate Lighthouse, located on the south shore of Massachusetts.  According to the site New England Lighthouses, some interesting history about the light… During the War of 1812, British warships frequently raided New England coastal towns. On June 11, … Continue reading

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Lost and found: Bass Harbor Lighthouse

If you’ve been following my earlier posts about our trip to Mt. Desert Island Maine, then you know that we ran into some very heavy fog along the way.  I was concerned that the lighthouse, (assuming we could find it … Continue reading

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This is the view from the pier in Provincetown, Massachusetts, located at the very tip of Cape Cod. You’re looking at the Long Point Lighthouse and a breakwater. Dotting the breakwater are, I believe, cormorants, enjoying the mid-day sun. According … Continue reading

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Daily Photo Phix: From Nantasket to Minot’s Ledge

One Sunday in April, we took a drive to Nantasket Beach in Hull, Massachusetts. During the summer season, you’re lucky to find a place to park on a Sunday, but in April, it was wide open, although a few brave … Continue reading

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