With summer more than half way over *sigh*, you’re probably looking to catch as many rays while you still can. Narrowing down exactly where you want to vacation can be a challenge, especially with a number of great beach locations just outside NYC. Fret not my friends, below we’ve listed the some of the best places to sneak off to at the drop of a hat!
If you’re looking to be seen, then you should most definitely head up to…You guessed it, The Hamptons. Only two hours from LaGaurdia Airport, you’ll be dazzled by some of the most expensive residential properties in the United States. While you’re there shop in town, relax by the beach, or hit up some of the most exclusive nightclubs on the Island. Whatever you do, be sure to keep your eyes peeled for some celebrity sightings!
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Forty minutes north of The Hamptons lies the town of Montauk. Here you can enjoy swimming, sailing, fishing, surfing, hiking, golfing – you name it! Be sure to check out the Montauk Point Lighthouse while you’re there! Set your alarm early to catch the sunrise over the Atlantic and begin a fun filled day in the sun. Don’t forget the sunscreen!
Jones Beach is said to be the “crown jewel”of Long Island beaches. Located just outside Manhattan (an hour and a half to be exact), you’ll have access to some of the most pristine beaches in New York. Catch up on your summer beach read during the day, then head over to the Jones Beach Theater at night to see one of the many amazing summer concerts. Keep that iPhone of yours charged so you can capture every stunning moment of your trip.
Tucked away between the Great South Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, you will discover the land of Fire Island. Spanning the length of 32 miles, Fire Island is a cozy place to retreat for the weekend. Fire Island is easy accessible via ferry from Long Island. Be sure to check out the different schedules before you go!
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