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President Obama's 2015 Martha's Vineyard Vacation in Photos

By Bloomberg Politics staff 

President Barack Obama and his family bid adieu to Washington and headed to Martha's Vineyard Aug. 7 for a planned 16-day trip. Here's a glimpse of their summer vacation.

  1. Liftoff
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    Liftoff

    People watch as Marine One, carrying President Barack Obama and his family, takes off from the south lawn of the White House on Aug. 7.

  2. On their way
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    On their way

    President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, and daughter Sasha walk to board Air Force One prior to departing from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland on Aug. 7 on their way to Martha's Vineyard.

  3. See you later
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    See you later

    President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama wave from Air Force One.

  4. VIPs
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    VIPs

    President Barack Obama's dogs, Bo and Sunny, board a U.S. Marine Osprey helicopter to travel from Cape Cod Coast Guard Air Station to Martha's Vineyard on Aug. 7.

  5. Welcome
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    Welcome

    President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama greet well-wishers upon arrival on Martha's Vineyard on Aug. 7.

  6. Golf date
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    Golf date

    President Barack Obama reacts to a putt alongside comedian Larry David as they play golf at Farm Neck Golf Club in Oak Bluffs on Martha's Vineyard on Aug. 8.

  7. Putt-putt
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    Putt-putt

    President Barack Obama lines up a putt.

  8. Sand trap
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    Sand trap

    Comedian Larry David hits a golf ball out of a bunker.

  9. Twosome
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    Twosome

    World Bank President Jim Yong Kim prepares to step out of a golf cart driven by President Barack Obama while golfing at Vineyard Golf Club in Edgartown, Massachusetts, on Martha's Vineyard on Aug. 10.

  10. Lunch crowd
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    Lunch crowd

    People wait for a glimpse of first lady Michelle Obama, who was lunching at a local restaurant on Aug. 11 in Edgartown, Massachusetts, on Martha's Vineyard.

  11. Golf buddies
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    Golf buddies

    NBA basketball player Ray Allen sits in a golf cart with President Barack Obama on Aug. 12 at Farm Neck Golf Club.

  12. Deep talk
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    Deep talk

    President Barack Obama speaks with Cyrus Walker, cousin of White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett, on the golf course.

  13. Steph Curry
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    Steph Curry

    Obama speaks with NBA basketball player Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors while golfing on Aug. 14, 2015, at Farm Neck Golf Club.

  14. Follow-through
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    Follow-through

    Obama follows through on a swing.

  15. Focus
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    Focus

    Former President Bill Clinton and Ron Kirk watch as Obama putts at Farm Neck Golf Club on Aug. 15.

  16. Catching up
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    Catching up

    Obama and Clinton talk while Kirk putts.

  17. That's a wrap
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    That's a wrap

    From left, Vernon Jordan, Clinton, Kirk, and Obama walk off a green.

  18. Driver's seat
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    Driver's seat

    Obama and Clinton ride in a golf cart.

  19. Bike trail
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    Bike trail

    Obama and the first family rode bikes in Vineyard Haven on Aug. 22.