Summer travel destinations: Dr. Beach's 10 best U.S. beaches in 2010
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5. Main Beach, East Hampton, N.Y.( Associated Press )
Dr. Beach says this sandy spot "provides the perfect blend of nature and built environment." It offers volleyball courts, picnic tables and snack bar. Parking by the beach is by permit only, and permits usually sell out by summer.
East Hampton info: www.town.east-hampton.ny.us
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