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We drove the 26 miles to the ferry terminal in Falmouth in 30 minutes, parked the car and caught the shuttle to the port. It is a 7 mile ferry crossing that takes about an hour.
The ferry was diverted due to rough conditions to Vineyard Haven instead of the ticketed destination of Oak Bluffs, where our hotel was located. So we had to taxi it to the hotel. We ...
... Closed for the season. Reason? Freezing!". We must have missed it by a day as there was still rubbish in the bins.
So we drove back to near our hotel and checked out a Jamaican restaurant. The jerk sauce was delicious and the owner spent the entire meal talking with me about cricket. I think it had been a long while for him being able to have this type of discussion so it was lots of fun.
Afterwards we headed to the hotel and relaxed.
... the pilgrims landed (I didn't know that!). The town here is "Like Mardi Gras" according to some of the other visitors. The party here never stops.
We strolled the Pier and even found Jaws!
We finally made it to the end of the Cape!
After the last few days we decided to take a day and just relax. Boy did we need it!!
We found a neat little path to the beach where we walked between some gorgeous homes with beautiful gardens. We played in the water a little and then strolled back. A beautifully quiet ...
... island. Many cobblestone streets still exist (not fun to drive on) but to look at, pretty cool. Nantucket was famous for its Whaling operations back in the day. The island was formed by a glacial moraine deposited here during the Ice Age!!
The original settlers to this island were the Wampanoag Indians, however, the land was deeded to Thomas Mayhew and his son who were merchants from ...