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The Dinah, Lesbian Party weekend in Palm Springs, CA

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Palm Springs in California is renowned for many things.  As a movie star getaway where Frank Sinatra  built a house and the rat pack partied.  As a resort with a record-breaking number of golf courses, public and private.  As a perennial vacation … Continue reading

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Crabbing on the Jersey shore

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When a new member of OurTownRentals.com,  John, listed his bay front apartments in Seaside Park, I asked him  what there was to do in the neighborhood, and got a crash course on “crabbing.” His place is right across from a … Continue reading

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Take the GSP to LBI exit 63

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Growing up in north Jersey, our family vacationed every summer down south on the Jersey shore – Long Beach Island on either Barnegat Light or in Beach Haven.  Five kids in the family, we were packed to the gills for … Continue reading

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Spring Lake Five, Jersey Shore’s Top Run

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Spring Lake’s 5 mile run began quietly enough in 1977 as a local fund raising event that attracted about 500 runners. Imagine a time when  running as a group competitive sport was the newest thing and so-called “road racing” was … Continue reading

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Ocean City New Jersey Events for 2011 – OCNJ Events 2011

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Ocean City New Jersey is known as America’s Greatest Family Resort Ocean City NJ also known as OCNJ offers a ton of events and activities during the summer and we posted them here for you: April 2011 Events in Ocean City, New … Continue reading

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Ocean Grove Calendar of Events for the 2011 Seaon

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Ocean Grove NJ Calendar of Events for the Summer and Off Season of 2011 There is always something to do in Ocean Grove. We compiled a list from the Ocean Grove Chamber, The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting, and the Historical … Continue reading

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Snow Scenes on the Jersey Shore – Winter of 2011

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The Jersey Shore in off-season has a raw beauty. There is something about solitude in a place that has the vibes of crowds. When do you get the place to yourself ? When can you be alone at the ocean? … Continue reading

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March Madness Vacation Deals Myrtle Beach, SC

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The  March madness sale on vacation rentals is underway.  Now is the time for anyone who has definite dates and vacation time to book online.  Be aware that a minimum age of 25 to check in is a common requirement … Continue reading

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Full Summer Rentals For All Budgets

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Spring Lake has a great reputation on the Jersey shore as a beautiful  community with high-quality vacation rentals that command top dollar.  Here’s a thought. Securing a vacation for the whole summer in Spring Lake may not be out of … Continue reading

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Valentine Getaways discount deals

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Hi All, The February holiday that celebrates love and romance is only three short weeks away. I’m talking about Valentines Day, of course, February 14th, 2011.  Boxes of chocolate, paper hearts in the mail, long weekends are the classic ways … Continue reading

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