Category Archives: New Jersey

Wonderful Wildwood, New Jersey

The Jersey Shore boasts some of the most crowded vacation destinations going. However, one popular resort, The Wildwoods, is truly a happening place and well worth the trip despite the crowds. Much of this venerable beach community took off in the 1950s with the opening

Scenes From The NY and NJ Highlands Mountaintops

It’s a sultry June day on the summit of Wyanokie High Point, 920 feet high in the northeast corner of the New Jersey Highlands. People in the towns below swelter, and to the east the New York City skyline steams in the humid air, but

Hackensack, New Jersey: 300 Years of Modern History

The county seat for Bergen County, New Jersey is the small, bustling city of Hackensack. Nearly 43,000 people call the 4.6 square mile city their home and, in addition to being a seat of government, it is also an important retailing and business center. The

Cape May County, New Jersey Vacationing

Often, we all get too enthusiastic about a vacation. We want to see all the sights, do all the shopping, get involved with everything and we forget to simply relax. Sea Isle City in Cape May County, New Jersey, is a perfect place to remember

Old Barney: A Visit to Barnegat Light, New Jersey

Barnegat Light, NJ is the home to “Old Barney” a historic lighthouse located at the northern tip of Long Beach Island. Long Beach Island, or “LBI” as the vacationing folks like to say, is a narrow island nearly twenty miles long and six miles at