Edargtown harbor on Martha's Vineyard has some spectacular views:
There's a fancy hotel overlooking the lighthouse with an amazing deck. This is what you see when you're standing there:
There's a bunch of rocking chairs on the porch, and you can get cocktails from the hotel bar while you sit and relax. It should be one of the greatest places to have a drink on a nice summer day; maybe anywhere. Except for one problem:
The most poorly placed railing in the world.