The smell of the sea, the sound of waves, views of the setting sun — what better way to spend an autumn evening than by taking a stroll on your favorite Long Island boardwalk? We can't think of a better evening activity, as it helps us to simultaneously relax and get our steps in before the end of the day. Our local boardwalks also offer the chance to see some stunning Long Island seascapes, wetlands, lighthouses, and more.
Looking for something new to do on the weekends? You're in luck because Long Island hosts dozens of festivals, expos, and events all summer long. Local events are great because you can try new food, browse art, shop, and socialize with like-minded people. Attending events and festivals is also a good way to immerse yourself in a new culture and learn something new. Plus, they're fun for the whole family!
Our real estate agents are always on the lookout for unique events across Long Island, and there are several coming up in August. Here are five events that are sure to be a lot of fun:
Summer might be in full swing, but it's not too late to plan that last-minute beach vacation you've been dreaming about. Vacationing is easy when you live on Long Island. With over 1,100 miles of shoreline, there are warm sandy beaches within driving distance of almost any Long Island community. It's easy for our locals to get away, whether it be for a weekend day trip or a week-long beach vacation.
Our real estate agents can't get enough of the sun, sand, and water this summer, so we thought we'd create a quick guide to some of Long Island's best beaches:
Crispy on the outside, soft on the inside, and topped with sugar, syrup, butter, or chocolate — waffles are the quintessential brunch menu item. If it's been a while since you've had one of these sweet and savory treats, you may want to start making plans for Waffle Day on March 25.
If you're developing cabin fever this winter, getting out of the house and experiencing nature is a great way to enhance your mood. Our real estate agents have been out enjoying beautiful winter weather around Long Island and Brooklyn. Nothing helps you feel better than some crisp fresh air.
While we've been out, we've discovered many scenic spots around Long Island that make for perfect photo ops or Instagram shots. If you're looking to enjoy the outdoors this winter, here are some top destination recommendations: