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Hy-Line Highlights!

When we want to get bACK fast… we do it with Hy-Line Cruises! This expertly run ferry service has been in family owned and operated for over 50 years and has the best hospitality on the island. With its continued commitment to making sure their ferry service is as convenient and relaxing as  possible as their boats take you from America to ACK… we’ve got the 5 highlights from Hy-Line that you should know for 2016!…

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A Dozen DO’s when it comes to St. Barths

Spirited. Magical. Indulgent… whatever you want to call it,  St. Barths is one incredible Rock. Sure, it may not be easy to get to, but this island has quite the mystical air to it. Once you visit, you may not be able to shake the sand from your shoes. Like Nantucket, it reminds me of a place that enraptures your entire being and after a visit, you’re never the same. So…

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Dear ACK, Love NYC

Moving from The Rock to the Concrete Jungle is probably the most drastic change a girl could make. For starters, Nantucket runs on island time while New York runs on no time. People here have to keep moving, constantly. Me on the other hand, I like to stop and smell the roses. If you ever stop in New York, theres a high probability that you will get run over by a mom…

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Killington is a small town in Vermont with a big country feel. The Green mountains provide the New England skiing while the large venues provide the nightlife. This town is the perfect place to enjoy some great food, soak in some ski town vibes, and get your live music fix. The Pickle Barrel is box-esque as people cram into the building to see a wide range of performances from Rusted Root to hometown favorite Joey Leone. For dinner, The Foundry offers the best rib-eye in town and The Garlic is an Italian spot that cannot be overlooked. travels

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That succulent Nantucket summer season is short and sweet like a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup. No matter your approach, whether you stick your tongue through the middle, or try and slowly attack the ridges, it’s always over too soon, leaving you sinfully satisfied and wanting more. It’s all about getting back to the ACK. Yet I can’t just sit on the couch twiddling my thumbs, ripping through re-runs on Netflix,…

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The So Stowe Girls Getaway!

Looking for a fun way to liven up your January? You know that blACKbook loves a little off season weekend escape… and we’ve been digging the vibe up at STOWE VERMONT so much so that we decided to host a girls weekend up there the weekend of January 22nd to the 24th! Here are the NINE things you need to know abut this latest blACKbook escape and why you should sign up too!…

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a little blACKbook STOWE-cation!

We have been spending some wonderful time in STOWE, VERMONT recently… and have to say… with its authentic village and genuine hospitality, it feels like a Nantucket of the mountains! How do we enjoy ourselves up here in the Green Mountain state? Check out how we do our #SoStowe vaca below! STAY HERE: Field Guide Stowe’s hottest new hotel comes with some serious perks… lets start out with the location, which, on Mountain…

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a blACKbook eSCape!

This past fall, we took a little road trip to what some consider the city version of Nantucket… having to check out this comparison first hand, we drove down to 2015 Travel & Leisure’s number one City in America CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA and fell hard for this gorgeous low country city on the sea! And in typical blACKbook fashion, we took an aggressive five day dining and dishing tour … so here’s our top 12…

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The Yoga Retreat We’re Loving!

In search of a fresh and fun way to get away this winter and do well for your mind, body and soul while you’re at it? Look no further than the JUST ADD WATER Retreat with Caitlin Marcoux held on March 19th to 26th of 2016! Aside from the stunning location and the beautiful schedule of leisure activities… here are the nine things you need to note about this incredible week long retreat on…

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