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The Lighthouse Challenge 2016
It's an annual event that thousands love to take part in, it's the Lighthouse Challenge! Participants attempt to visit every lighthouse in New Jersey over the course of two days. There are about a dozen destinations to visit from all over the Garden State. I l...
Road Trips To And From The Jersey Shore
If your Labor Day weekend involved a long road trip, I’m curious about a couple of things:  1) Do you make frequent stops along the way?  And 2) How do you pass the time?
Up until recently I thought that my way was everybody’s way...
The Great Outdoors IN New Jersey !
New Jersey Monthly Magazine recently did an article about the great "parks" and outdoors areas we have here in New Jersey and the Jersey Shore! Maybe some great ideas for day trips right here in the Garden State this Fall. It's always a colorful time of year when you go day-tr…
Take a Trip to Double Trouble State Park ! [VIDEO]
Located on the eastern edge of the New Jersey Pine Barrens, Double Trouble Village provides a window into Pine Barrens industry with a complete company town, a sawmill, and a cranberry sorting and packing house.  Its natural resources are characterized by thousands of acres of undisturbed woodl…
Have You Ever Explored The End of the Island ? [VIDEO]
 
Have You ever been to the end of the Island ? The latest edition of “Jersey Shore Journal” takes you on a trip down to the southern most town on Long Beach Island, Holgate!
 
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Celebrating The Jersey Shore’s Lighthouses
Did you happen to visit any of Jersey’s great lighthouses over the weekend?  Sunday was National Lighthouse Day, a day to pay tribute to America’s beacons of light, and their important history.  Our proximity to Barnegat Light and Tuckerton Seaport makes it …
Bed and Breakfasts vs Big Hotels
A friend was just asking me for suggestions for an early Autumn vacation.  I suggested going somewhere up north to enjoy fall foliage.  The trip could be enhanced, I said, by staying at a Bed & Breakfast.
She shook her head and said, “No, I’d feel weird staying…

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