Those of us with kids in New Jersey public schools look forward to a two day school break in November, for the teachers’ convention. You can either sit around at home, or take off in the car or on a plane for a family trip.
It’s not too late to plan something! If you haven’t yet thought of what to do, I rounded up some great links to vacations in driving distance of New Jersey, provided by seasoned fellow bloggers and travel writers. Let me know where you plan to go!
NEW YORK CITY
–Visit the Avengers exhibit at Discovery Times Square.
–Here are some other things to do in Times Square.
–Visit the Tenement Museum and the Lower East Side.
–Not in NYC, but check out the world’s longest pedestrian bridge – in the Hudson River Valley
with Go Big or Go Home
—Visit the Lakota Wolf Preserve – my daughter loved it!
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–See Lucy the Elephant in Margate. Check her out, thanks to Ciao Bambino, and see the aquarium in Atlantic City and other AC kid-friendly spots
–Visit the Norwalk Aquarium in CT.
–Visit the New York Aquarium on Coney Island
–And the Atlantic City one is mentioned above
–We did a big Philadelphia series from our visit there last November (and a subsequent visit).
–We did a huge Washington D.C. series with kids here.
–Here are some
DC hotel recommendations.—————————————
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We considered doing Colonial Willisamsburg after reading this posting from Mother of All Trips.
–If you’re heading to Boston, check out our Boston with kids series.
–Here’s what my kids like to do in Boston
Okay, so this does involve a plane, but read this if you’re going to Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, Epcot, need hints on seeing Disney World with kids, or tips on planning a Disney World with kids trip,
Where are your favorite November break spots?
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