World-Renowned Hamptons, the Beaches of Montauk and a Very Cool Craft Beverage Scene Long Island may only be a short ride away from the bustling crowds of New York City, but it feels worlds away. Once here, you’ll relax into a meandering pace that will take you through quaint seaside villages rich with fishing and maritime culture and along rural roads that wind through acres of farmland and vineyards. And you’ll also discover a fantastic craft beverage ‘trail’ populated by the efforts of local brewers, distillers and vintners and supported by the Long island Convention and Visitors Bureau. More info … Continue reading LONG ISLAND, New York