Explore the towns of Martha's Vineyard
A fairy tale-like land awaits in Oak Bluffs. More than 300 easter egg-colored houses complete with dainty trimmings and names such as "Angel Cottage," "Wooden Valentine," and "The Pink House," make up the cottage colony. The colony - a major tourist draw - is a sweet treat for the eyes.
The grounds surrounding the gingerbread houses were formerly campgrounds for Methodist church group retreats. The gingerbread houses were built in the mid-1800s by members of the church community.