Windswept beaches, sand dunes, blinking lighthouses and a charming pace of life await on this 50-square mile island. The world's former top whaling port is now designated a
National Historic District and recently dubbed the 'Best Island in the World" by National Geographic. Seaside cottages, old whaling captains' mansions and historic harbors contain quaint inns, boutique stores, pristine farmlands, chowder shacks, and upscale dining delights. Swim, surf or load up the tackle for
Nantucket's excellent striper, bluefish and bonito fishing.