Friday, April 22, 2011

greenport prettiest town!!

Check out this Forbes article on our very own Greenport being one of the prettiest towns in the country! Maybe this means my house will be worth what we bought it for again?? HA!

"But hidden away at the tip of the North Fork, far from the famous and the fatuous, is a town that perfectly mixes unpretentious Americana with the trappings of the modern food and wine scene. Landing a spot on our list of prettiest places, Greenport is perhaps Long Island’s most attractive locale–quaint summer cottages push up against old-school seafood shacks and fancy restaurants (the inventive seafood options at The Frisky Oyster never disappoint), with beach and boating options never more than ten minutes away.
“Things are much more low-key along the Peconic Bay on the North Fork,” says Jason Clampet, online editor at Frommer’ “Although Manhattanites have brought art galleries and coffeeshops with them, Greenport’s small inns, pebbly beaches, and fishing heritage still cater to visitors who’d rather relax than star-gaze.


Tami / Maddie Lumpkin said...

Sounds like my dream place! Enjoying your blog!

Lisa said...

Woo hoo for Greenport! I think you are helping it a bit too though...