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Philadelphia Segway Tour
"Start your Segway tour of Philadelphia with an instructional orientation and safety briefing. Once you're comfortable follow your guide on a five-mile or 10-mile route. Along the way your guide will take fun photos of you and regale you with fascinating facts about Philadelphia's history.1-hr Segway TourSee more than 15 Philadelphia attractions on this loop! This introduction to major city sights takes you through the His and admire the lively mosaics of Magic Gardens on South Street. Along your journey witness several important historical sights including the First Bank of the United States and several old churches where William Penn developed his 'freedom of worship' philosophy.2-hr Segway TourExtend your Segway adventure passing by Elfreth's Alley and the Betsy Ross House. Admire Independence Hall en route to Society Hill where you can marvel at the stately homes. Continue over Avenue of the Arts to Rittenhouse Square before winding through the Fitler Square neighborhood. From there
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Private Rocky Movie Tour
"No two groups are alike and we will plan a trip tailored to your group's specific Rocky interests.  A shorter tour allows more opportunity for you to take full advantage of being on a driving tour. You'll visit all of the Must-See Spots f as well as having time to explore locations from other movies and in other neighborhoods - like driving through the Italian Market (don't get hit by an orange!) and going into South Philly to see the church where Rocky and Adriane married and the famous grab lunch at Pat's King of Steaks or Max's (as seen in Creed) explore the neighborhoods where many scenes for Creed were filmed ride through the beautiful and historic Mount Laurel Cemetery or take some time to check out other Top Spots around the city."""
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Day Trip from New Haven CT to Philadelphia by Rail
"Philadelphia the City of Brotherly Love welcomes you on a special one-day visit. Depart on the early train from New Haven CT and in under 2 hours you'll be at Philadelphia's 30th Street Station just blocks away from some of the most iconic historic sites in America. Join a hop-on hop-off tour for access to many points of interest in and around the city. Visit Independence Hall
From $329.00

Cape May Lighthouse Tips (14)

Starting in the South

There are two separate entities where the lighthouse is. There is a State Park (Cape May Point State Park), and there is the Lighthouse. The lighthouse is a three star visit lighthouse. There are...
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grandmaR
Oct 23, 2014

Well Worth a Visit!

If you have leisure time on the South Jersey Shore, this place is well worth a visit! I've been here quite a few times and I've never been disappointed. It's not your typical tourist attraction. It's...
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JoeM130
Aug 27, 2014

Cape May Lighthouse: go for the park

The lighthouse at Cape May is seldom open but the park around it is very nice. There are three trail segments that total anywhere from .7 to 4.5 miles. The first section takes you through the wetlands...
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dlandt
Apr 01, 2012

Cape May Point Lighthouse

The Cape May Lighthouse was built in 1859 to guide sailors through the channel between Cape May and Lewes PA into the Delaware Bay. It was restored in the mid 1990s and is now one of the major tourist...
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toonsarah
Nov 30, 2008

Cape May Point State Park

A couple of miles to the west of town lies Cape May Point State Park, which is well worth a visit. Perhaps the main attraction here is the lighthouse, which I’ve covered in a separate tip, but there’s...
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toonsarah
Nov 30, 2008

Cape May Light

The lighthouse was built in 1859 and had faithfully sent out its lifesaving beam every night from October 31, 1859 until it was darkened in 1941 due to a mandatory blackout imposed along the Atlantic...
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Icemaiden02
Jan 18, 2006

Go visit the Cape May Lighthouse

If your staying in or around Cape May, you should visit the Cape May Lihgthouse. It's a short 10 minute ride from Cape May to Cape May Point State Park where the lighthouse is located. This lighthouse...
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tpangelinan
May 30, 2005

Cape May Lighthouse

Just a little bit aways from the town, you'll find the Cape May Lighthouse. You can climb the lighthouse for a small fee (maybe $5), which affords some nice views of the ocean and region from the top....
dzni
Sep 09, 2004

Cape May Lighthouse

The Light beacon flashes every 15 seconds and can be seen from 24 miles out at sea. The present day lighthouse is actually the third lighthouse built at Cape May point and was constructed beginning in...
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windoweb
Jul 16, 2004

A lighthouse with a view

Cape May Lighthouse is a nice old refurbished lighthouse. Climb the 218 steps to see a wonderful view of the ocean and Cape May Point State Park. There's a man who sits on the top of the lighthouse...
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feline01
May 19, 2003

The Lighthouse on the southern...

The Lighthouse on the southern most part of Cape is beautiful. I found out from Jim Hogan that its the longest continually run lighthouse in America.Check Out The Travelogue !It has an internal spiral...
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SURFIN7TH
Sep 12, 2002

Cape May Point State Park.

Cape May Point State park is a birders paradise and has been listed in the top ten places in the United States for sheer variety of species. Scenically situated at the very south end of the city, the...
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richiecdisc
Sep 11, 2002
 
 
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"VICTORIAN CAPE MAY"
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"A STEP BACK IN TIME"
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Things to Do Near Cape May Lighthouse

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Emlen Physick House.

This, one of the grandest of Cape May’s Victorian homes, has been restored to its original style and is open for guided tours, offering a great opportunity to get a sense of how the wealthier...
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Cold Spring Village

Cold Spring Village is an open air living history museum located a couple of miles north of town. The Village “brings to life the day-to-day activities of villagers living in South Jersey during the...
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Cape May County Zoo

Cape May County Zoo started as a child's petting zoo in the mid-1970s but has since grown to become a significant attraction in the area, although somewhat surprisingly entry to it is still free of...
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