Bring cash and wine—many of the area’s restaurants don’t take credit cards or serve liquor—and pack comfy shoes. The town’s towpath offers endless walking. Stroll south a few miles to the Golden Nugget outdoor flea market where Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert occasionally turns up to hock her collected Balinese treasures (open year-round, Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.).
The Five-Point Weekend Escape Plan
Trolling for Treasures in Lambertville, New JerseyShareThis
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Published on Nov 15, 2006 as a web exclusive.