The second edition of this guide to the qGarden Stateq reveals the historic, cultural, and ecological diversity of the state. Includes extensive coverage of the Jersey Shore and Atlantic City. New Jersey is a state full of wonders to surprise curious travelers and residents alike. This guide leads you away from the busy interstate highways to reveal the cultural, historic, and geographical diversity that lies beyond the New Jersey Turnpike. For wine connoisseurs, there are more than 25 wineries that offer tours, tastings, and festivals; for history buffs, New Jersey, known as the qCockpit of the Revolution, q offers battlefield state parks, monuments, and reenactments. And that's not all: New Jersey's 127-mile shoreline has many diverse communities, including the historic Victorian seaside resort of Cape May, itself a national historic landmark; the casinos of Atlantic City; the natural beauty of Island Beach State Park, with sand dune-scattered, long, white beaches, nature trails, birding, surfing, and guided kayak tours; and the hip shore town of Red Bank, with art galleries, boutiques, bistros, and jazz clubs. In addition, this comprehensive guide to the state includes opinionated listings of inns, BaBs, hotels, and vacation cabins; hundreds of dining reviews, from diners to four-star restaurants; up-to-date maps; an alphabetical qWhat's Whereq subject guide to aid in trip planning; and handy icons that point out family-friendly establishments, wheelchair access, places of special value, and lodgings that accept pets.Each room offers something unique, such as a four-poster rice bed, a stained- glass window, or a private porch. ... p c Silver Maple Organic Farm Bed aamp; Breakfast (908-237-2192; www.silvermaplefarmbandb.com), 483 Sergeantsville Rd., Flemington ... Innkeeper Steven Noll offers five guest rooms and suites with unique dAccor inspired by world travels and local history. ... The billiard room has a complimentary wine bar, and the library is well stocked with books, games, and snacks.
|Title||:||Explorer's Guide New Jersey (Second Edition) (Explorer's Complete)|
|Author||:||Andi Marie Cantele, Mitch Kaplan|
|Publisher||:||The Countryman Press - 2010-03-01|