Explore West Tisbury on the Island of Martha’s Vineyard
West Tisbury is the Vineyard’s farming community.
This town has all the characteristics associated with a typical “New England Village,” including Alley’s General Store and Post Office, the white church steeple, an old mill, art galleries, and classic Town Hall. Home of the weekly Farmer’s Market and Artisan’s Fair, as well as the annual Agricultural Fair in August. West Tisbury in an 11-mile (flat) bike ride from the Winnetu — via the bike path. It is a wind-free trip through the peaceful and scenic Martha’s Vineyard State Forest.
“Here’s a concept: the stress-free family vacation. No, it’s not an oxymoron, particularly at the Winnetu Oceanside Resort on Martha’s Vineyard. Ditch your car and prebook the VIP Island Queen ferry package, which includes guaranteed parking in Falmouth and a 35-minute boat ride to Oak Bluffs, where a Winnetu staffer will whisk you to the resort.”
Summer Escapes: Drift Away – Boston Magazine 2011