photo: David Kay
Back in April while my two teen kids were enjoying their spring break from school, my wife Sue and I researched destinations for an August family vacation.
The four benchmarks that we used in the vetting process were:
It had to be a beautiful beach site with lots of charm.
It had to be within a reasonable driving distance from our HQ in northern New Jersey.
It had to offer land and water activities that allowed for exploration of the area.
Commercial mayhem needed to be minimal: we w