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Cobblestone Streets

Nantucket in the Spring


The Massachusetts island of Nantucket lies 26 miles off the coast of Cape Cod, but a world away, especially in the springtime before summer's crowds arrive.
Nantucket Cobblestone Streets - Nantucket Photo

The cobblestone streets in Nantucket's historic downtown are lovely to see, but they're difficult to walk along, and they really take a toll on island automobiles. The first thing my innkeeper warned me about before my trip: "Don't pack heels."

© 2007 Kim Knox Beckius

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