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Obama Marthas Vineyard

Obama Heading Back To DC In Rare Break From Vacation

AP | By JULIE PACE | Posted 08.18.2014 | Politics

EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama is getting off the island. In a rare move for him, the president took a break in the m...

Martha's Vineyard Brings Together Obama, Clinton

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — After distancing herself from some of President Barack Obama's foreign policy, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clin...

Obama's On Vacation

AP | By JULIE PACE | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Saturday fled Washington for his familiar spot on Martha's Vineyard for a two-week summer vacation,...

Obama To Interrupt Summer Vacation With Trip Back To D.C.

AP | JULIE PACE and DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 08.08.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is doing something unusual with his summer vacation on Martha's Vineyard: He'll come back to Washington mid...

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 ...

Obama Goes On Vacation

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

EDGARTOWN, Mass. — President Barack Obama opened the first summer vacation of his second term Saturday on Martha's Vineyard, trading Washington ...

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 ...

Obama Briefed On Hurricane Irene During Martha's Vineyard Vacation

AP | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass -- The White House says President Barack Obama is being briefed on Hurricane Irene during his vacation. White House spokesman Jo...

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...

Obama Pushes For Action On Jobs

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 10.20.2011 | Politics

VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. — President Barack Obama says members of Congress should put country before politics, set aside their differences and find...

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...

Obama Faces Perils Of The Presidential Getaway

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 10.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Is there ever really a good time for the president to go on vacation? President Barack Obama's summer getaway to Martha's Vineyard ...