When a man is tired of New York he is tired of work. And thought. And cheesecake.
- David Frost
Incredible beaches, open skies, fancy clambakes, and stately homes. Sound enticing? Leave now and you might even beat the traffic.
"This third city accounts for New York's high-strung disposition, its poetical deportment, its dedication to the arts, and its incomparable achievements." An excerpt from E.B. White's "Here Is New York."
No, you're not stuck amid the skyscrapers. Beaches, grazing sheep, massive outdoor sculptures, and medieval cloisters are within day-trip distance.