Visiting Cape May

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 / Leave a Comment
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The downtown area of Cape May, New Jersey is charming. It is a very busy beach resort town, and the beach is great – but so are strolling around, eating and shopping! To get to Cape May, you get off at Exit 0 on the Garden State Parkway! 

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You can take bike around town, take trolley rides, and also take a horse-and-carriage ride.
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Below is Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, founded in 1911. 

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The Towne Crier: “Welcome Friends Old and New, Linger Here A Day Or Two”. 

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Cape May had a long history as a whaling town:

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I was thrilled see the Dala Horse sign indicating a shop filled with lovely Swedish items. My mother was born in Sweden, and I grew up with beautiful Swedish items in my home. 

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There are some other lovely places to browse:

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After a hard day of shopping, take time to go to the beach! Make sure you take a Cape May umbrella! 

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This week I want to give a shout out to Mark of the Cape May Blog. He was nice enough to mention my photos on his blog! Check out his blog, too! 

I also want to thank The SITS Girls for mentioning my blog on their Saturday ShareFest! 

Please check out all of my Cape May posts! You can see the painted ladies of Cape May, the Cape May lighthouse in Cape May Point, and how patriotic Cape May is!

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