Edison, New Jersey, and Beyond!
"Edison, New Jersey, and Beyond!"
When you're retired but like to stay busy, you do a lot of exploring in your neighborhood and beyond, eating out and shopping in local businesses. Here's what we think of places nearby....We hope these travels in our home state make your own trips to Edison and nearby areas more informed and fun.
To get you in the mood, here's a shot of our town's namesake, Thomas Alva Edison and here is the link to the website of small museum dedicated to the iconic inventor, in close-by Menlo Park:
"Make it a Menlo Park afternoon"
After a visit to The Thomas Edison Center, in tiny Edison State Park, explore the sprawling Menlo Park Mall just a few miles away. These are some of the stores you'll find there: Macy's, Nordstrom, Barnes & Noble, Godiva, Abercrombie & Fitch, Apple, Coach, Chico's, Hollister, H&M, Armani Exchange, Kenneth Cole, Lucky Brand Jeans, Sephora, Soma Intimates, Sony Style, Swarovski, Work Out World and Zara. Restaurants: The Cheesecake Factory, Champps Bar & Restaurant, Romano's Macaroni Grill, IchiUmi Seafood & Sushi Buffet. The mall also has a 12-screen Multiplex Cinema and Food Court.
Here's where you can find hours and other info: