Whether you are a sunrise or sunset chaser, Nantucket offers some of the most stunning sunsets with a magnificent ocean backdrop. While a candy-cane colored sky is magical, we also can’t get enough of a fiery red and orange filled sky. Many of us might find it hard to wake up before dawn to catch Read More >

New England weather is what we like to call ‘unpredictable’, so while we wish for only blue skies and sunshine, sometimes we do get a little rain. Here on Nantucket, there are many activities to enjoy rain OR shine….so don’t let a little rain put a damper on your Nantucket getaway. Here are a few Read More >

Great Point Light, officially “Nantucket Light” is one of three lighthouses located on Nantucket Island. Located at the Northernmost point of Nantucket, a visit is a must, if you are looking for a unique Nantucket adventure. To visit Great Point Light, you will need a vehicle with four wheel drive. If you traveled here without Read More >

“Tiny Trips” is what is trending right now. Places to go see and do within a short drive. In our case, it’s a short car and ferry ride, or short flight. Nantucket is a beautiful New England village off the coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts and this “tiny” Island, we call home, is the center Read More >

According to Islanders and frequent Nantucket visitors, fall is the BEST time to visit. The weather is what most New Englanders consider to be “ideal”, the Island is less crowded and it is easy to avoid congested streets, packed beaches, and long waits at restaurants and shops. So let’s talk fall on Nantucket for Islanders… Read More >

Planes, Trains and Automobiles… except it’s more like automobiles, planes or ferries, but your adventure to the island could even include a train! A part of planning a visit to the island does include your travel, so we are breaking it down for three of the most popular regions. From New York Skip the traffic Read More >

In most years, when we are wondering what’s happening on Nantucket we are looking for unique island experiences in addition to vacationing in one of New England’s quintessential small towns surrounded by beaches, lighthouses, whaling homes, and cobblestone streets. This year, we are googling what’s happening on Island… virtually, that is. While some have been Read More >

The island is starting to come back to life – HOORAY! Something we have all been waiting for and now that we can welcome you back as guests at the Brass Lantern Inn, one of the frequently asked question is, what can we do? In addition to the miles of bike paths and sandy beaches, Read More >

Dining on the island of Nantucket is always a treat. For a small island, Nantucket offers a wide variety of cuisine to satisfy any palette – and you won’t be disappointed. While eating out this year may look and feel different, the great lengths the various restaurants are taking to reinvent themselves is quite amazing. Read More >

Along the cobblestone streets, and walking distance from Brass Lantern, you’ll find a unique and curated shopping experience and something for everyone. While most of the days are enjoyed on the beach soaking in the sun or experiencing the culture and history of Nantucket, mostly likely you will not leave Nantucket without bringing home a Read More >