- The ultimate insider's guide to the Hamptons- Features interesting and unusual places not found in traditional travel guides- Part of the international 111 Places/111 Shops series with over 250 titles and 1.5 million copies in print worldwide- Appeals to both the local market (more than 20 million people call the New York metropolitan area home) and the tourist market (more than 62 million people visit the New York metropolitan area every year )- Fully illustrated with 111 full-page color photographsIt's easy to fall in love with the Hamptons. Charming towns, pristine beaches - and that luminous light cherished by locals and generations of beach lovers. While it's famous for its magnificent mansions and coiffed hedges, there is so much more here to than meets the eye. Come find the hidden secrets of the Hamptons waiting to be discovered with 111 Places in the Hamptons That You Must Not Miss. Hang ten at a secret surfers' beach. See the studio where artist Jackson Pollock painted his masterpieces. Get lost in a field of lavender. Visit a haunted lighthouse. Ride a horse along a secluded beach. Take a stroll in the graveyard where Picasso's forgotten muse is buried. From wood-shingled windmills to hydrangea-rimmed roads. White, sandy beaches - to calm, bayside views. These places of nature, history, art, and delightful quirkiness are the very reasons why the East End of Long Island has become one of the most beloved travel destinations in the world.
About the Author
Wendy Lubovich is an art and lifestyle writer, living in Southampton and Manhattan. She is the author of the book: 111 Museums In New York That You Must Not Miss, ISBN 9783740803797. With a Fine and Decorative Arts degree from Christie's Education in London, she is a private museum guide in New York City. A former TV news anchor, she is a life-long artist and spends time painting in her tiny East End studio.Jean Hodgens is a native and lifelong resident of Springs, East Hampton, where she is a professional photographer. When she's not shooting weddings on breathtaking beaches, she photographs the largely unseen beauty of the Hamptons through the eyes of a local. She rides horses and sails, and she feels lucky to live in a place where most people only dream of vacationing. She holds a BFA from SUNY Purchase.