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 One of the best things to do in summer in NYC is to visit one of the beaches near the city because, it’s a great way to cool off when temperatures get high. Photo :
It’s the perfect place for a walk to the sand beach or a weekend getaway. Of course, a sandy beach is not something that immediately comes to mind when you think of the Big Apple. 
  But , you can find classic boardwalks , sandy beaches and miles of sandy paradise within two hours outside of Manhattan and get away from the hustle of a crowded city.
Below are six of the best beaches that New York has to offer.

Coney Island, Brooklyn

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Rockaway Beach, Queens

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Jacob Riis Park Beach

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Long Beach, Long Island

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Orchard Beach , Bronx

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Midland Beach ,Staten Island

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