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Close To Home, A World Away
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www.blockislandinfo.com
Take a step back in time when you visit Block Is-
land, Rhode Island. Whether your idea of an escape
from day to day life includes relaxing on the beach
with a good book, going on a vigorous bike ride, or
kayaking through pristine waters, Block Island is the
place for you.
Natural, beautiful scenery is everywhere you turn.
This is probably why Block Island is the perfect lo-
cation for weddings and special events. Guests will
enjoy a lifetime of unforgettable memories after at-
tending an event hosted on this quaint little island.
Dining is a reason in itself for a visit. Restaurants
offer everything from the freshest seafood to diverse
ethnic cuisine. The Farmers' Market held twice a
week will delight you with not only homemade deli-
cacies but also one-of-a-kind local artist creations.
Old Harbor -- our Business and Historic Dis-
tricts-- are home to a wide range of shopping and
places to stay. All are just a short walk from the ferry
landing.
Block Island, at just seven miles by three and a half
miles, is located twelve miles off the coast of Rhode
Island. When you arrive you may feel like you are
far away from the mainland's hustle and bustle, but
it's a quick ferry ride from Newport or Point Judith,
Fall River, MA, New London, CT, and Montauk, NY.
Flights from Westerly, RI take just fi fteen minutes.
Leave your worries on the mainland and come visit
us on beautiful Block Island!
Zena Clark

President, Block Island Tourism Council

Block Island Beckons!
Zena Clark with husband Jamie Johnston and their son Fisher at
Grace's Cove Beach.
WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE OUR NEW AFFILIATION
Safe Haven by Whitney Knapp
Safe Haven by Whitney Knapp
To Rent. To Buy. To Love.
Representing distinctive properties at all price points on Block Island.
Your Hometown Realtors with International Reach
Telephone: 401 466-5521 Fax: 401 466-5369 Email: info@sullivanbi.com
www.sullivanbi.com
Each office independently owned and operated
Cynthia Pappas,
Broker
Rebecca Pappas Clark, Linda Spak,
Associate Brokers
Gail Heinz, Shannon Morgan, Lynn Poston, Tori Satti, Kathy Mulshine, Colby Millikin, Tony Pappas,
Sales Agents