Month: March 2011

Innkeeperette Reflections: Nantucket and Palm Beach Pizza

{photo via pizzaalfresco.com Palm Beach, Florida} Last night Innkeeper Gerry hosted our year round staffer Otilia and her IT consultant Loudmouth Creative to dinner at our favorite neighborhood outdoor café in Florida Pizza al Fresco (under the umbrella of Worth Avenue’s Renato’s Restaurant – a main stay on the Island for decades) off of the […]

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Nantucket fog

Untitled a photo by justapaperbag on Flickr. Here’s what the flickr user ‘justapaperbag’ says: “I know I am very lucky to be spending the summer in a place where the temps. have not risen above 85 all summer, while my brethren in NY simmer. However, I have seen exactly one sunrise in two months due […]

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News on the Nantucket Restaurants via zagat.com

According to the article Ventuna, Pazzo and Others Opening in Nantucket This Season via Zagat.com entry Posted on March 18, 2011 12:23 many changes will take place this season in the restaurant business. photo credit: 21federal.com Here’s the summary: 1. Straight Wharf Restaurant owners take over 21 Federal; it becomes Ventuna Restaurant.2. Lo La 41° […]

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{Nantucket} Innkeeperette Memories and Reflections

In just a month, Innkeeper Gerry will be traveling North to Nantucket to open the Century House for the Season! As Meryl Streep says “IT’S COMPLICATED”!…taking almost a month to get all the rooms “on line” what with the painting, wall papering, scrubbing down the Winter Weathering, turning on the plumbing, “dressing the rooms” which […]

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Nantucket Island Spring, Summer, Fall 2011 Events

Nantucket celebrates life! Each season the island prepares for the annual events where people from all over the world gather together to have a memorable time. Here are the events for Season 2011. For more information or daily events visit Yesterday’s Island. Nantucket Daffodil Festival, April 29 – May 1, 2011 Nantucket Wine Festival 2011, […]

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Super Moon, Nantucket

Super Moon, Nantucket a photo by ghinson on Flickr. Here is a photo of the Super Moon on Nantucket Island. So happy someone captured this magnificent shot! I thought I’d share. A fascinating moment since according to nasa.gov this was “a full Moon of rare size and beauty…” “a super “perigee moon”–the biggest in almost […]

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Getting to Nantucket Island from Hyannis, MA via Steamship Authority Ferry

Two ferry companies that offer ferry service from Hyannis Port or Hyannis, MA to Nantucket Island, Nantucket, MA are Steamship Authority and Hy-Line Cruises. The map above shows the directions from Steamship Authority ferry doc in Hyannis MA to Steamboat Wharf doc in Nantucket, MA. Above is a map of how to get from the ferry doc Hyannis Port, MA to Century House […]

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{Innkeeperette Memories} Nantucket Reflections

First and foremost ’Top of the Mornin’ to you this St Patty’s Day!! Both Innkeeper Gerry and I have roots in Ireland (via Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, Canada) and we lift our hats to you all! Went strolling with Innkeeper last night – down to the end of our street to the town […]

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{Nantucket} Family at Jetties Beach, 1906

Family at Jetties Beach, 1906 a photo by nha.library on Flickr. Recently just found out that the Nantucket Beaches are #6 in the Top Ten according to National Geographic. Of course! So while thinking about the beach days and summer time on Nantucket and reflecting on a new Season coming up, I found this incredible […]

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