Located just east of Manhattan
, Long Island stretches into the Atlantic Ocean, containing four counties and the boroughs of Queens
. Known as the longest and largest island near mainland United States, this area provides a unique vacation experience
. Condo rentals and vacation rentals and accommodations are available throughout the island, many of which are in close proximity to the water.
Much like the rest of the state of New York
, Long Island is endowed with a rich cultural background and artistic flare that is seldom seen in the modern, civilized world
. Art museums and galleries in the area include theNassau County Museum of Art and the Heckscher Museum. For a close look at airplane history check out the American Airpower Museum at the Republic Airport and for a glance at one of the oldest houses on American soil, take a look at the Brewster house, which is reputed to have been constructed in the seventeenth century
. With such a wide array of destinations, a condo rental accommodation on the island will give you plenty of opportunity to become immersed in American culture.
Take some time away from your vacation rental lodging and experience the nearby bustling metropolis that is New York. Home to an assortment of famous landmarks including the Statue of Liberty, the city is renowned a dozen times over for being a favored stage for American cinema and television
. The list of classic titles shot in New York numbers well into the hundreds, with some of the more prominent titles including Ghostbusters in 1984 and Spider-Man in 2002.
But a slice of Hollywood is not all the city has to offer; an enormous selection of restaurants offering fine dining awaits you on every corner. Many parts of the city are home to a plethora of small, charming shops and family run businesses offering interesting and often unique goods and services. Spend a day just exploring the nooks and crannies of the city, then when the sun goes down, watch the streets come to life with dazzling lights and vivacious nightlife. With a vacation rental accommodation in the area you will not go wanting for entertainment.
Hiking and bicycle trails are available further inland
for those wanting to spend time with nature and enjoy some scenery. Out on the water romantic boat tours and cruises are a great option for couples.
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