New York Travel Destinations
Long Island-Montauk: At the eastern end of Long Island, you’ll discover the world renowned Montauk. You can participate in such activities as boating and visit the famous lighthouse. There are a number of places to stay in Montauk that include tents at the edge of the ocean, at Hither Hills State Park, and full service luxury hotels. Montauk offers many restaurants and most serve fresh seafood caught off its shores. Montauk’s natural attractions include: 5 state parks, miles of ocean beach, county park, and nature preserve areas.
Staten Island: Staten Island is a very popular place to visit. You can check out the Statue of Liberty from this point as well as all of the buildings from an excellent angle. Popular attractions in Staten Island include: Fort Wadsworth – one of the Oldest Military Sites in the US, Garibaldi-Meucci Museum – home to Italian-American Pioneers, Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden, The Staten Island Zoo, Staten Island Museum, and much more.