New York

CCC Escapes: The Hamps

For all the fantastic reasons to visit the Hamps in the summer, there are heaps to stay away. See: the traffic, the inflated rates and too many tourists and no room to breathe. Which is why we recommend a jaunt out east in the fall. It’s highly underrated, reasonably priced and brimming with everything from new hotels to hotspots with actual open reservations. Here are the top 10 reasons to make Long Island this season’s favored weekender.

The Route.