Golf fans are quite familiar with Old Bethpage and nearby Farmingdale. Bethpage State Park has five municipal courses, including the Black Course, host to the 2002 and 2009 U.S. Open. It's considered one of the top courses in the United States. A central business area with many corporations and small businesses offers plenty of options for fine and casual dining and nightlife as well as lodging at major chain hotels.
See tiny replicas of Manhattan, Stonehenge, the Louvre, the Panama Canal (it works), the Egyptian Pyramids, an Italian piazza, and the Great Wall of China at NYC’s GMore