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Get thee to an ocean — at the Jersey Shore, in Florida, or on a cruise ship headed for nowhere.
 

·  Bare Boat Sailing
   On sail now, off of Newport, Rhode Island.

·  Cape Cod, Massachusetts
   A converted lighthouse brightens the island.

·  Cape May, New Jersey
   Time-traveling to the Victorian Jersey shore.

·  Cruise to Nowhere
   Now boarding.

·  Hamptons Inns
   Where should you stay? Our top 10 picks.

·  Island Escapes
   Five island retreats where your main concern will be margarita or mojito?

·  Nantucket
   Prep talk: going native on Nantucket Isle.

·  Naples, Florida
   A dash of the Mediterranean.

·  Sand Castle B&B, Long Beach Island
   This Jersey pearl is a low-key beach haven.

·  Shelter Island, New York
   Exploring the island's scenic inlets by kayak.

 

·  Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
   Share the sand with celebs at the area's newest resort.

·
  Grand Bahama Island
   Only two hours from the City, this island has been overlooked by New Yorkers for too long.

·  Nantucket Island
   
Go native (for a day or two).

·  Newport, Rhode Island
   Learn the not-so-ancient art of kitesurfing.

·  Palm Beach
   
Why bother with the rest of Palm Beach when you're staying at the Four Seasons?

·  Palmas del Mar, Puerto Rico
   
After a post-Hurrican Georges expansion, the Candelero Resort is better (and bigger) than ever.

·  Paradise Island, Bahamas
   
Follow the A-listers to this secluded but luxurious resort.

·  Portland, Maine
   
With Amtrak's new direct service from Boston, Maine is more accessible than ever.

·  Sail Away
  
These four tall ships will put you up, feed you, and teach you about the age of sail.

·  South Beach, Miami
   Here, there's never any shortage of good company.

·  Spring Lake, New Jersey
   For a classic beach vacation, try this sleepy town.

·  Yucatan, Mexico
   Cast your rod in the waters of the Caribbean.

 
·  Amagansett
   The personal touch at a family-friendly B&B.

·  Bahamas
   Paradise Island: a 34-acre water world.

·  Bermuda
   007-style pleasures at the Sonesta Beach Resort.

·  Block Island
   Hamptons-style charm, without the traffic.

·  Boca Raton
   Not just for your grandma anymore - Drew Nieporent has arrived.

·  Cape Cod
   Full-service resorts are rare, but not extinct.




·  Cumberland Island, Georgia
   Unwind on a hidden and primordial seashore.

·  Florida Keys
   
Fisherman's paradise.

·
  Jamaica
   An inn that lives up to the laid-back myth.

·  Long Beach Island
   Where New Jersey forsakes Camaros and Bon Jovi.

·  Monhegan Island
   Splendid isolation on a pristine coast.

·  Penobscot Bay, Maine
   Hole up in a 1907 lighthouse.

·  Shelter Island
   Alt.Hampton: calmer, cooler, and less crowded.

·  Turks and Caicos
   Where the A-listers bliss out.