East Hampton is a city that is located in New York, towards the Eastern end of Long Island and is a popular tourist destination and vacation spot. Without question, this area is most known for how many big name celebrities, as well as many wealthy individuals that flock to the city throughout the year. It is one of the most convenient vacation getaways from the city of New York, and based on the fact that you can get to East Hampton in about an hour and a half if there is no traffic, it is a very ideal location.
Another great thing about the city is the fact that it is located in an absolutely beautiful area, as it is composed of a strip of land that has the ocean on both sides. The beaches are absolutely fantastic and the waves are great if you are a surfer or a skim boarder and you might be shocked at how warm the water actually gets during the summer months, much warmer than water that you would even find in California for a month or two. While housing markets are pretty high, the population is made up of people that can typically afford mansion style homes, which you can find all over the area.
Another major attraction to the area is the amazing golf course, as well as top notch cuisine that can be found in the area. Golf courses such as Maidstone golf club have excellent ratings from all sorts of people that have played the course and another great thing about this area is the fact that there is all sorts of great seafood, as there is a large fishing industry that is all around the tip of New York and the surrounding states, making all sorts of seafood options available. There are a handful of museums in the area that are worth taking a look at as well, but the serene beauty of the beaches and the parks that sprawl across East Hampton is what most people come to this area for. It is one of those places in the world where time seems to move a bit slower and there is a general good vibe that makes living in, or even visiting this beautiful and unique town.