At the southern tip of New Jersey's shore 125 mi/200 km south of Newark, Cape May is one of the most appealing destinations on the Eastern Seaboard.
As the nation's oldest seashore resort, Cape May offers a lot more than sea, sun and surf: It has more than 600 restored, gingerbread-clad, pastel-painted structures from the Victorian era. Some of the best homes line Congress Place, but the entire city has been designated a National Historic Landmark. (It's a very popular place to visit, so be p... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2014 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.