First in a series of day trips from the Greater New Bedford area. A mere one-hour ride on the Fast Ferry from state pier in New Bedford, Martha's Vineyard is the perfect one-day getaway. Whether you are local and have watched the ferry go by hundreds of times, or you are flying in from abroad to discover the playground of the presidents and other rich and famous people, this little story will enrich your stay.
About the Author
Beth David lives on an island, too, although it's a drive-to island, so it doesn't really count by some standards. She publishes the Fairhaven Neighborhood News, a weekly newspaper in Fairhaven, Mass., available at www.NeighbNews.com