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Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Trip to Nantucket, Pt. 3


Continuing now with the latter half
of my second day on Nantucket . . .

Later in the afternoon, we went to the Whaling Museum
to meet up for the Historical Society's Walking Tour

Famous view of Straight Wharf
(one of the stops on the tour)

Long view

Lovely home, and a perched seagull :)

"Sunken Ship"

My seagull friend
(he was so unfazed by humans-- he kept
nearing closer and closer to our group!)

One last shot

Picturesque antique shop across the way

The Athenium

One of the most grand mansions on the island

 Beautiful roses

Amazing shadow

After the tour, we went to dinner
at Cap'n Tobey's Chowder House . . .

Malibu Bay Breeze ♥

Scallop pasta with marinated grape tomatoes

Enjoying the sunset in the
gazebo at Tavern Square

Steamship Authority docking

Nantucket Bike Shop


On one of the docks

Admiring the roses on the walk back

Straight Wharf in the evening

What a view!


Without a doubt, my favorite spot on the island

At the Juice Bar for some dessert

We certainly weren't the
only ones with that idea!

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
in a homemade waffle cone
(it smelled, and tasted, divine!)

Mom enjoying her vanilla scoop

So beautiful

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*Photos of our last day... next post!*

♥ . . .  T o   b e   c o n t i n u e d . . . ♥


  1. I so loved that town wharf where that sweet little cottage was. I wish I was there right now. Love you.

  2. Wow Erin! I'm really enjoying traveling with you and your mom! I've never been...So beautiful and full of charm! The food looks fabulous too! Hope I can meet you in person someday, Karen

  3. You got some great shots of the Island. I still haven't visited. Next year for sure.

    Lovely sunset shot and your seagull friend is so cute!

    Looks like you and your mom had a great time!

  4. I am loving this trip with you! The photo with the amazing clipper ship shadow is a beauty. So happy you were on the island to see the roses. Did you get out to Sconset?
    Hope you are keeping cool. It is really murky and hot here. I am ready for some cooler air.

  5. That wharf....{{{swoooonnnn}}} I could sit there and stare out at the water all day!!! I am loving all of your pictures!!!

    I have a few posts up on my blog now with lots of pics of my trip to the White Mts! :-)

  6. wow erin...looks so wonderful...what beautiful pictures..i would just love to go there...

    but i can't leave TEDDY !!!!!

    i enjoy your blog SO MUCH !!!!

    sending love,
    kary and teddy

  7. Erin --

    Great pics of some of my favorite sites! Ice cream at the Juice Bar -- YUM!

    As for that "New England Proverb", may I suggest you visit Seagrille for delicious, clam filled, New England clam chowder. :)

  8. Love that whaling museum building..., and the Wharf of course, isn't it just so charming and dreamy! And the boat over the entry way..., how about that for curb appeal..., I will include that in an upcoming post on exterior house decor for sure.

  9. Oh my gosh..I just loved your tour (ha..ha)Your photos are just amazing as wish we could go sometime.. Looks like the coolest place in the world. Of course..those seagulls are so fun!!

    xoxo Gert


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