New Jersey is home to dozens of incredible small towns, each with its own charm, attractions, and amenities. But, one town has it all – Red Bank. Red Bank has approximately 12,000 residents and sits on just two square miles, packed to the brim with adventure, entertainment, and relaxation. Whether you like fishing or fine dining, this small borough has something to offer you. Smithsonian Magazine named Red Bank one of the coolest towns in the country, these are just some of the reasons why it may have made the cut:

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These are just a few reasons to love Red Bank – I don’t want to give away all of its secrets! There is just so much to discover, you have to visit for yourself. Maybe you’ll fall in love with the falafel at Cafe 28, or find bliss at The Woodhouse Spa; whatever you do, it’s worth the trip. To top it all off, Red Bank is centrally located an hour from North Jersey and Manhattan and under two hours from Cape May.

Have you been to Red Bank yet? Where is your favorite place to go? What other can’t miss towns in New Jersey would you recommend? Let me know in the comments.

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