Theatre at Westbury – once known as Westbury Music Fair
Theatre at Westbury, officially NYCB Theatre at Westbury, is one of the most famous venues on Long Island. The NYCB is for New York Community Bank, who purchased the naming rights in 2010.
This theater in the round style theater located in the hamlet of Jericho, NY, has seating for 2,870. Only 29 miles east of Midtown Manhattan, this tiny hamlet in Nassau County on the North Shore of Long Island has been made famous by the NYBC Theatre at Westbury.Continue reading
Long Island Maritime Museum – one of the Top Places to Visit in New York
Long Island Maritime Museum in West Sayville, NY is truly a fascinating trip into history. The setting could not be more spectacular, situated on Long Island’s Great South Bay.
A trip to this historic area is a trip back in time to the days when almost all the boats were hand built of wood, with beautifully finished varnished decks with their brightly puttied seams. Visit the original historic shop of Frank F. Penney, Boat Builder and get a first hand look at what a real boatworks looked like inside.
There is a converted WWI US Navy seaplane hangar on the site, with more than thirty historic boats inside, including everything from the small sail-powered boats that were popular for families “back in the day,” to replicas of some of the famous tall ships of the Atlantic trade.
If you love boating history, you will revel in all the little boat that have been lovingly Continue reading
Avalon Park & Preserve – a natural, magical place on Long Island, NY
Avalon Park & Preserve may be one of the most magical natural wonders you will find in all of New York. Situated on Harbor Road in the beautiful Stonybrook, NY area of Long Island, it is a real gem.
The reviews on TripAdvisor for Avalon Park & Pr
eserve are almost all 5 star ratings. In fact, almost 95% of visitors said it is excellent. 98% rated it above average, so you know it has to be amazing.
Some of the reviews include comments such as, “Hiking bliss,” “A destination for all ages,” “Wonderful park for walking, meditation,” “One of Long Island’s hidden gems,” “A hidden treasure,” and simply “Must visit.”Continue reading
Cradle of Aviation Museum – a MUST SEE on Long Island, NY
The Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City on Long Island is something to be sure to see on a visit to New York. It’s amazing when you look at some of the displays, especially right after flying across the country in a jetliner!
Were you aware that Long Island, New York is the cradle of aviation, the place where numerous great strides were made in aviation history? It’s a fact.
While it’s true that the Wright brothers made their famous first powered flight at Kitty Hawk in North Carolina in 1903, man had been flying well before that, often over Long Island!
Consider the following, all on or over Long Island:Continue reading
Long Island MacArthur Airport – aka Islip Airport
Long Island MacArthur Airport (LIMA), otherwise known as Islip Airport, is a little jewel owned and operated by the town of Islip on Long Island, New York. The airport was originally built under contract to the federal government in 1942, on land owned by the Town of Islip, after the bombing of Pearl Harbor.
It was first called Islip Airport, but was renamed Long Island MacArthur Airport after General Douglas MacArthur’s daring escape from the Philippines on PT Boats that same year.
Islip itself is located in Suffolk County, on the southern shore of Long Island. It is a beautiful and historic town of about 350,000 people. With its central location on the island, its main purpose is to serve Long Islanders. It offers a smaller alternative to the JFK and LaGuardia airports.Continue reading
Long Island Car Service – Travelling in Style
A Long Island car service is an important choice for your New York vacation.
If you’ve watched any clips of traffic in NYC, you know it can get pretty crazy. It’s no surprise, because New York City is the most densely populated city in the USA.
In fact, New York State and New Jersey are both in the top ten of all the states in the union for population density. New Jersey has the highest density of all the states, while New York ranks number 7. Truly, why drive yourself or subject yourself to a cab or bus in a traffic jam, when you can choose a luxurious and comfortable Long Island car service to get you from A to B.
Cabs vs a Long Island car service
Now Operated by Fateh Limo Service – same great family – same great service!
Now operated by Fateh Limo Service, Your Islands Limo Service has changed only their business name, but are still operated by the same family and team that you have come to enjoy and trust. You can feel comfortable through the transition, knowing you will get the same great service we have always supplied under the banner of Your Islands Limo Service.
This trusted company, known for their personalized service, dedication to quality and safety, and pursuit of excellence will continue to operate in the New York/Long Island and New Jersey region with the award winning service we are famous for.Continue reading
Corporate Limousine Service for Worry-Free Business & Leisure Travel
A corporate limousine service is a very positive way for modern businesses to relieve some of the pressure on their own resources. Rather than driving all the way to, say, JFK Airport to pick up a client in a company vehicle, booking a corporate airport car service to pick your international client up is an excellent choice.
A luxury black car service makes a very impressive statement about your business, while saving wear and tear on company vehicles and freeing up staff for more important things, such as preparing to welcome your visitors on site. Your staff are not chauffeurs, neither should they be treated as such. You pay them for their valuable skills within your company. Let them continue doing their important work for you where their professional skills lie. Let a professional chauffeur pamper your important clients in comfort, luxury and style.Continue reading
Corporate Limo Service New York – why you should use a corporate limo service
A corporate limo service in New York, such as Your Islands Limo Corporate Service (Y.I.L.C.S.), are specialists in servicing the corporate world. It doesn’t matter weather your company is a large corporation of a small business. Corporate limo services understand and cater to the unique needs of their corporate clients, providing them with the very best of prompt, courteous and personal service.
A corporate limo service in New York, one of the most important and frequently traveled business hubs in the world, understands the needs of their corporate clients, whether they are from Seattle, London, Paris or Hong Kong. That is why more companies like Y.I.L.C.S. are providing online accounts, saving their clients the unnecessary added expense of phone calls and being put on hold.Continue reading
Uber vs Real Black Car Service – who is driving the car you’re in?
Uber vs real black car service is a topic not even imagined just a few years ago. If you wanted a black car service, you called a black car service and got the kind of real quality and service you expected.
But today, as the ride hailing service tries to pass itself off as something as good as or better than a real black car service, what, really, are the facts? Does simply painting a car black make it a black car service?
First and foremost, ride sharing companies like Uber are not real black car services, even if some of the cars being used are black. In reality, these are all privately owned vehicles driven by amateurs who have passed the skimpiest of regulatory programs, if any at all.Continue reading