Long Island's Hamptons
region has long been the summer playground of the rich and famous. It consists of a string of always chic seaside communities where today's most well-known celebrities own summer homes. Visitors often flock here hoping to see the stars in Southampton
, East Hampton
and the other communities along the South Fork.
And while here, don't forget to visit the beachside community at Montauk
Long Island musicians, artists, actors and other creative people have always found inspiration here. But the spectacular beaches, fine restaurants, first-rate shopping, and historic sites also make it a popular destination for those interested in more than just famous people from New York. The area is replete with enchanting Bed and Breakfasts
, local inns and hotels that make it the ideal spot for a getaway at any time of the year.