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Must Do: Check out the selection of great beachwear at the Blue Rooster (242/333-2240).
Best-Kept Island Secret: Hot sauce, homemade jam, and produce at Patricia's Fruits and Vegetables (242/333-2289) and barbecue take-out from Biran's (on Dunmore Street), open weekends only.
Must Do: Stop in at Nantucket Looms (508/228-1908 or nantucketlooms.com), which started as a textile weaving company but now also carries antiques and accessories.
Best-Kept Island Secret: The time to visit Nantucket is right after Labor Day. And don't miss the amazing chocolate-covered cranberries from Nantucket Chocolatier (888/225-4843)
Must Do: Have lunch at the Breakers Ocean Terrace restaurant overlooking the ocean at Pink Beach Club resort (pinkbeach.com).
Best-Kept Island Secret: Tourists aren't allowed to rent cars, but don't splurge on the notoriously expensive taxis. Rent a scooter to access Bermuda's secluded beaches.