Long Island Travel Guide
Plan Your Long Island Vacation
At 1,377 square mi, Long Island is the largest island on the East Coast, as well as the most varied. From west to east the island shifts from overcrowded roads and suburban sprawl to verdant farmland and fruit-laden vineyards punctuated by historic seaside villages.
More than 340 lodging properties across Long Island—chain hotels, oceanfront condos, cottages, and... read more
Every conceivable cuisine is served at restaurants, cafés, and diners across Long Island, but fresh seafood is the most... read more
Things To Do in Long Island
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
Beaches: Whether you prefer the white sand of Fire Island, the more expansive beaches of Southampton, or the surf culture of... Read more
Clean white-sand beaches are Long Island's main attraction for most visitors, whether their idea of beach fun is lounging on the warm... Read more
The white-sand beaches of the North Fork encircle a broad, central agricultural belt that, it turns out, has near-perfect conditions for... Read more
When Louisa and Alex Hargrave planted their first grapevines at their eponymous vineyard in 1973, they also planted the seeds of a new... Read more
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