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Details: Visiting Wildwood, N.J.

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GETTING THERE

Wildwood is about 185 miles by car from Washington on the New Jersey Shore.

WHERE TO STAY

Caribbean Motel

5600 Ocean Ave., Wildwood Crest

609-522-8292

www.caribbeanmotel.com

A block from the beach, opened in the late 1950s and retains the same mid-century style. Pool and free morning coffee. Rates from $84.

WHERE TO EAT

Taco Joint

Mariner’s Pier on the boardwalk

www.moreyspiers.com

Mexican and SoCal cuisine with a dash of Jersey Shore (example: fried cheesecake with dulce de leche). From $5.

Polish Water Ice

Various locations on the boardwalk

www.polishwaterice.com

Icy treats including “creamy” water ice in such flavors as mango, strawberry and lemon. From $3.50.

WHAT TO DO

Yoga on the Beach

Behind the Wildwoods Convention Center at Burk Avenue

609-636-7184

www.facebook.com/Yogaonthebeach
wildwood

Seasonal yoga offered Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 9 a.m. $5.

Green’s Bike Rental

5402 Ocean Ave., Wildwood

609-522-7786

A variety of bike styles for rent, including beach cruisers and surreys. From $8 for two hours.

Giant Wheel

Mariner’s Pier

609-522-3900

www.moreyspiers.com

Take a spin between 1 p.m. and midnight. $5.50.

INFORMATION

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