Get your top road trip tips and hit the road! Few things are quite as all-American as a summertime road trip. Windows down, sunglasses on, music blasting, snacks galore, and your favorite people in the seats next to you are the recipe for the road trip of your dreams. However, while those are the highlights […]
For many, a vacation at New Jersey campgrounds means a trip to the Jersey Shore—a 130-mile sandy coastline that stretches all the way to Cape May, a historic whaling town. Don't look for solitude here; boardwalks have been part of the Jersey Shore experience since the late 19th century, bringing amusement parks, souvenir shops, food stands and carnival games to the beachfront. Some sections of barrier island beaches have been protected from development, most notably Island Beach State Park. Inland, Duke Farms puts the garden in Garden State: The elegant estate of Doris Duke has a 1.25 mile garden trail amidst the 700-acre grounds.