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The Obamas Are Staying In D.C. After Presidency Ends

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 03.06.2016 | Politics

President Barack Obama finally answered the burning question of where he and his family will resettle when their time at the White House ends. They're...

Here Is President Obama's Summer Playlist

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 08.14.2015 | Politics

President Barack Obama recommends listening to Beyoncé, Al Green and Frank Sinatra this summer. The three artists were all on a Spotify playlist of t...

Dreams Take Care of Themselves

Sue Shanahan | Posted 06.08.2016 | Arts
Sue Shanahan

The above painting, captures the innocence of childhood and my love of Martha's Vineyard. I have traveled to the island every summer for the last 17 years. It's hard to write about its splendor without sounding cliche.

It's Time To Stop Vacation-Shaming Our Presidents

The Huffington Post | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama has received a lot of flak for his annual summer vacation on Martha's Vineyard. Critics claim that he's ignoring America's prob...

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The Lost Art Of The Presidential Vacation

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

For 16 days in mid-August, President Barack Obama and his family will vacation in Martha's Vineyard in a $12 million, 8,100-square-foot, seven-bedroom...

Top 15 Insider Things to Do On Martha's Vineyard

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 07.23.2014 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Zen out in Mytoi in Chappaquiddick, an enchanting 14-acre Japanese garden with walkways, drooping Cherry trees, wooden bridges and the happiest birds on earth.

Obama Family Hit The Beach

Reuters | Posted 10.18.2013 | Black Voices

EDGARTOWN, Mass., Aug 17 (Reuters) - Winding down his vacation, President Barack Obama and his family hit the beach on Saturday on the Massachusetts...

Obama's On A Roll!

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.16.2013 | Travel

The family that bikes together, stays together... right? On the third-to-last day of their vacation, the first family donned helmets and took to th...

Obama Visits Vineyard Favorite

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.13.2013 | Travel

We all have our favorite local haunts that we just have to visit when we're on vacation in a familiar, beloved place. For the first family, Nancy's Re...

PHOTO: Obama Gets Animated On The Golf Course

Reuters | Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

OAK BLUFFS, Mass., Aug 11 (Reuters) - The lanky man on the golf course wearing shorts and a white ballcap reacted to the narrowly missed putt by lif...

Do The Obamas Dress Down For Vacation?

Posted 08.12.2013 | Style

The Obamas are taking a much needed vacation this week -- but not before squeezing in a quick public appearance, of course. Barack and Michelle Obama ...

These Are The Most Embarrassing Photos Of Presidents On Vacation

The Huffington Post | Kate Auletta | Posted 08.13.2014 | Travel

And he's off! The Obamas are leaving for their annual Martha's Vineyard vacation this weekend, bringing us to resurface one of our favorite posts ...

Obama Family Heading Out Of Town

Reuters | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON, Aug 8 (Reuters) - Cue up the indignant reactions: President Barack Obama and his family are about to go ...

POTUS Plays Golf As Obamas Vacation Continues

Posted 10.24.2011 | Home

UPDATE, 1:39 pm: President Obama spent the morning decidedly not on vacation, with briefings on Hurricane Irene, which could eventually impact Martha'...

PHOTOS: The Obamas Go Biking, POTUS Golfs

Posted 10.24.2011 | Travel

UPDATED: 2:47pm: President Obama went golfing with his Vernon Jordan, Marvin Nicholson and Eric Whitaker at Farm Neck Golf Course in Oak Bluffs on Tue...

PHOTOS: 12 Historic Presidential Vacation Haunts

Posted 08.06.2013 | Travel

The Obamas are happily on their August vacation in Martha's Vineyard for the third year in a row at Blue Heron Farm. The compound sits on 30 acres, wi...

PHOTOS: The Obamas In The Vineyard, Day 1

Posted 10.19.2011 | Travel

UPDATE, 4:09 pm: White House Pool reports that Obama left his Chilmark compound 15 minutes after returning from the bookstore to go golfing at the Vin...

WATCH: Obama's Vineyard Welcome, Plus Reagan, H.W. & Clinton On Vacation

Posted 10.19.2011 | Travel

Obama seemingly settled into his Martha's Vineyard vacation nicely, cradling a baby as he landed on the island on Thursday. He happily took the ba...

PHOTOS: And He's Off!

Posted 10.18.2011 | Travel

President Obama left for his 11 day vacation on Martha's Vineyard Thursday afternoon along with his trusty sidekick, Bo (just like last year!). Luc...

PHOTOS: Presidents' Most Embarrassing Vacation Photos

Posted 10.18.2011 | Travel

It's that time of year again. President Obama heads to Martha's Vineyard on Thursday for his annual summer vacation with his family. As he does so...

PHOTOS: A Look Back At Past Presidential Vacations

The Huffington Post | Emily Singer | Posted 08.11.2011 | Style

With the official confirmation of the Obamas' vacation plans, we decided to take a look back at where and how our nation's leaders chose to unwind. ...

Fire Strikes Obama Vacation House

Martha's Vineyard, MA Patch | Posted 10.09.2011 | Politics

At approximately 3:31 a.m., Tuesday, August 9, members of the Chilmark Police Department, Chilmark Fire Department, Tri-Town Ambulance and West Tisbur...

PHOTOS: The Obama Family Ends Martha's Vineyard Vacation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

*SEE PHOTOS BELOW* The vacation is over for the first family. They left sunny Martha's Vineyard Sunday morning, first stopping at the Cape Cod Coast ...

PHOTOS: First Family Picks Up Lunch With Friends

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

*SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS* As the wet weather starts to subside on the East Coast, the Obama family finally stepped out for lunch on Wednesday, stoppin...

Michelle Obama Pretty In Pink, Purple Watch Given To Her By President (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The First Couple grabbed lunch at Nancy's restaurant in Oak Bluffs on Martha's Vineyard on Wednesday and Michelle looked pretty in pink and white...an...