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Where to Visit
The Hamptons, New York: I’ve pretty much grown up in the Hamptons and it is one of my favorite places, ever. There is nothing like being somewhere where you feel like you’re in the country and at the beach at the same time.
There are a lot of Airbnb, rental, and hotel options, so you can pick a place to stay based on what vibe you’re going for. If you want more of a party weekend, head to Montauk. If you want to relax, choose an Airbnb where you can BBQ and drink rosé with friends. Or, take the ferry to Sunset Beach on Shelter Island for a fun "beach to bar" day.
Miami, Florida: This is a no-brainer. It's a quick and easy flight from NYC, and the airport is a big hub in general so no matter where you are coming from you can always find flights! I went to college in Miami and now some of my family lives there as well, but even without those personal connections, Miami is a must-visit for a trip with girlfriends.
It has amazing restaurants, beautiful hotels and pools, and gorgeous beaches. You really get the vibe of being somewhere tropical, yet you're still in a city. There are endless options for dining and nightlife, and you can have a relaxing pool day or host a beach party depending on your group. It is literally impossible to be bored in Miami!