When it’s time to get off the island, you have several options: bridge, tunnel or boat. Setting out by sea, of course, is by far the more romantic choice, especially when you’re looking for a quick one-day getaway. Here are four day trip ideas for “vacations” that start once you set foot on a Long Island ferry… READ THE STORY
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The 30-mile-long, half-mile wide stretch of Long Island barrier beach known as Fire Island is divided into some 17 communities, many with their own unique identities, and Ocean Beach — Fire Island’s largest village — is no exception. For many, Ocean Beach is the heart of Fire Island, a bayfront paradise where sun and surf offer endless relaxation. A sizeable …
Fire Island has been inhabited by pirates, whalers and the Coast Guard. Today, its population is just as diverse. Distinct but overlapping communities welcome young singles, families, moguls and regular Joes. All vacationers agree that the absence of cars and proximity to the water are the prime attractions.
Recently CJ’s was featured in an article on Coastal Living as one of the Top 10 Car-Free Island Getaways! Read the article on Coastal Living.