Martha's Vineyard Island is located south of Cape Cod (Massachusetts USA) and is a flourishing summer leisure travel destination. It also includes the smaller Chappaquiddick Island. Bot hislands are usually connected, though hurricanes often separate them. Martha's Vineyard Island has total area of approx 227 km2 (88 ml2) and permanent population around 16,000, increasing up to 100,00 during summer tourism season.
Aka "The Vineyard island", its is ranked USA's 58th largest and East Coast USA's 3rd largest (after Long Island and Mount Desert Island). The island was home to one of USA's earliest deaf communities.
Over 1/2 of island's homes are seasonally occupied. The island is accessible only by air or boat. Seastreak ferries offer fast catamaran service between Martha's Vineyard and New Bedford MA. Studies show that the cost of living on the island is 60% higher than USA's average, house prices are 96% higher, weekly wage is 71% of state's average, median home price is 54% above state's and median rent exceeds state's by 17%".
Martha's Vineyard Island cruise terminal
Cruise ships to Martha's Vineyard Island dock (anchor) at Oak Bluffs - port town on the northeastern coast.
Port Martha's Vineyard Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Martha's Vineyard Island, Massachusetts. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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