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New Jersey: Information and travel tips about when to go



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When to visit

New Jersey is the perfect place to discover the past, present and future of America. This is a place of calm lakes and woodlands, worth visiting for its interesting towns such as Atlantic City, Princeton and Cape May. Whether it’s to explore the history of this state or to enjoy many of its events, New Jersey offers numerous sights to be explored.

New Jersey is a year round destination having four seasons, with summer being the favorable time to travel, especially along the Jersey shore. The weather here is quite similar to that of New York City, varying with moderate precipitation year round. The summers experience heat waves whereas the winters experience cool weather with snowfall too. The best time to travel to this state is of course during the early summer months, the best time if visiting the beaches. The winters tend to be quite cold, with spring and fall having mild weather, having added advantage of festivals and fewer crowds.

Top Destinations New Jersey


Atlantic City (New Jersey - United States)
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Atlantic City, the gambling city, is located in Atlantic County, in the state of New Jersey, USA. The... Next

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Wildwood (New Jersey - United States)
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Wildwood is a resort city located in Cape May County in New Jersey, USA. It lies on a barrier... Next

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Absecon (New Jersey - United States)
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The Absecon city comprises the central portion of the United States of America. The city is quite large in geographical area. According to the last made geological survey... Next

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Cape May (New Jersey - United States)
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At the southern tip of the Garden State is the jewel of the Jersey shore, namely, Cape May, a beautifully preserved Victorian beach resort that’s... Next

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Edison (New Jersey - United States)
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Edison Township is a township which is situated in Middlesex County in New Jersey. Originally Edison was incorporated as Raritan... Next

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Seaside Heights (New Jersey - United States)
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Seaside Heights is a Borough in Ocean County in New Jersey. This borough is situated on the Barnegat Peninsula which is a long narrow... Next

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Newark (New Jersey - United States)
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Newark is the largest city in Northern New Jersey. It is also the county seat of Essex County. The city is home to major Corporations like the... Next

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Parsippany (New Jersey - United States)
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Parsippany is a Township in Morris County in the state of New Jersey in USA.It is also known as Parsippany-Troy Hills Township and was incorporated in 1928. This is... Next

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East Brunswick (New Jersey - United States)
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East Brunswick is a township which is situated in Middlesex County in New Jersey. The township is located on the southern shores of the... Next

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Elizabeth (New Jersey - United States)
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Elizabeth lies in the Union County of New Jersey in USA. The city has a total area of 13.7 sq miles and a population of... Next

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Travellers' choice

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Chelsea Art Museum
 Museums (Weehawken)
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Fairfield Inn and Suites
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Avenel)
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Flanders Park
 Parks and gardens (Mount Olive)
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Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
 Other attractions (Basking Ridge)
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Hip Roof House
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Haddonfield)
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Independence Hall
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Brooklawn)
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Lawrenceville Main Street
 Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods (Lawrenceville)
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Liberty State Park
 Parks and gardens (Jersey City)
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Marriott Glenpointe
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Teaneck)
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New Jersey Children’s Museum
 For children (Paramus)
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The Absecon lake
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Absecon)
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The Iselin Castle
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Iselin)
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The Lyndhurst Castle
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Lyndhurst)
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Boardwalk
 Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods (Atlantic City)
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Steel Pier
 Parks and gardens (Atlantic City)
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Temple B'nai Shalom
 Art galleries (New Brunswick)
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Ducktown neighborhood
 Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods (Atlantic City)
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James J. Braddock Park
 Parks and gardens (North Bergen)
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Mahwah Public Library
 Other attractions (Mahwah)
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Montclair Art Museum
 Museums (Montclair)
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Atlantic City Museum
 Museums (Atlantic City)
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Fair
 Other attractions (Trenton)
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House of Blues Atlantic City
 Nightlife (Atlantic City)
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Palisades Sports and Fitness Center
 Landmarks and Historic sites (North Bergen)
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Sirius Dog Park
 Parks and gardens (Bayonne)

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