New Jersey is perhaps best known for its close relationship with New York state, with its natural scenery and seemingly endless farmlands earning it the nickname “The Garden State”. Sandwiched between Pennsylvania and New York, you could think of most of New Jersey’s major cities as suburbs of their more famous neighbours, but you’d be selling the place very short.

    The Jersey Shore has been providing a beach getaway for city folks for generations, while the forested hills of the Delaware Water Gap continue to wow with their glorious autumn colours. The cities shouldn’t be missed either, as each is packed with both fascinating history and the hum of modern industry and excitement.

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      Atlantic City is famous for its high stakes, but it’s also a hub of New Jersey food culture. You're going to need to take a break from all the gambling to refuel. Why not do it in style? Whether you're looking for fancy or no-nonsense, there's something for you. Enjoy a cocktail in a historical gentlemen's club, or grab...

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