07/10/12 7:01pm

SAMANTHA BRIX PHOTO | Bari on the Castello Di Borghese tour.

Three writers were given a day to tour the North Fork in three very different ways:

1 a trip from NYC

2 a guys’ day out

3 a family outing

Here’s part one of our series:

They say you can’t put a price on love, but I’m not so sure that’s true.

I am heart-stoppingly, mind-racingly, head-over-heels in love with Long Island Wine Country, but it sure ain’t free. So we decided to put a price on this love affair.

My assignment was to see just how much four 20- and 30-somethings from New York City could do in one day on the North Fork with only $500 at their disposal. (more…)