“What wonder, then, that these Nantucketers, born on a beach, should take to the sea for a livelihood!… Two thirds of this terraqueous globe are the Nantucketer’s. For the sea is his; he owns it, as Emperors own empires.”
Herman Melville, Moby Dick
How to plan a Nantucket vacation? One of the best ways to find great information on arts, restaurants, activities, sites to see, things to do, where to go, the best beaches, is talk to the locals. Yes, those who have been here for a long time are the best guides. There are plenty of guides out there with the newest and best, but Nantucket Island is known for its treasures seldom experienced by the Nantucket lover: hidden walking trails and sites. See below up to date researched and tested information on the best activities on Nantucket Island.
SHOPPING ON NANTUCKET