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What is your favorite island?

I'm a bit biased since it's nearby, but I adore Nantucket Island. I read Moby Dick every time I'm there. It is so cool to go and imagine you're back in the 1600s or 1700s with the cobblestone streets and traditional homes.

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I have been to Nantucket (in October, when the tourist traffic has eased off and the weather is beautiful) and agree that it is well worth a visit. Chincoteague in October is nice, too.
My favorite, though, is Key West, which I just left 2 weeks ago. I cried all the way to Big Pine Key! I don't do the Duval Street scene but love the beach at Fort Zach, looking for birds on the road to Little Hamaca Park behind the airport and bicycling everywhere.

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I love the beauty of living in New England,
I have a friend who has a summer home in Nantucket! How lucky she is


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I adore the Florida Keys! For me, Key Largo is my favorite island. I like the low key, quiet atmosphere there. There is a wild bird sanctuary there that I could hang out at all day long smile



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Lundy Island in the Bristol Channel, UK. There's about 7 residents and thousands of puffins. I love those funny waggly little birds.


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Lisa, I stop at that FL Wild Bird Center every time I drive down to Key West. They do great work with injured birds and do it on a shoestring.

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One of my favourite island places in Cyprus. Citrus, almond trees in bloom and so much history.


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Martha's Vineyard is so beautiful. I love the town of Oak Bluffs with all of the gingerbread style homes.




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Bermuda! It's one of the few places outside of the United States that I would want to live.


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