Newark is the largest city in the state of New Jersey in the United States. If you are looking for a city that has all the modern amenities and a hippie feel to it like of a prime city but at a cheaper price, then Newark is the right place to be in. Adorned by skyscrapers that touch the sky, the amazing skyline of Newark is something that looks totally mesmerizing, especially during the nights when the city is all lit up. Although Newark is predominantly American, the city also has Portuguese, Spanish, and Brazilian cultural influences making it one of the diverse places to be in. If you are a nightlife lover, then Newark will come in a treat to you, as it has plenty of party places with grooving music which you can dance to.
Rush into the New Jersey Performing Arts Center to catch a live Jazz concert show that is totally one of kind of experience and is off the roof. If you are into history and arts, then you should explore the informative Newark Museum that has a collection of fine arts. Seek the blessings of the divine at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart. For a wonderful family time head to the Verona Park that has its own boathouse. Explore the community of Ironbound that has settlements of Portuguese and Spanish for a totally diverse experience.
Given the borderline humid tropical and continental climate, Newark experiences hot & humid summers and cold & damp winters. And while you are planning a trip to Newark, try planning during the Cherry Blossom Festival, Lincoln Park Music Festival, and Portugal Day Festival. Involving in any one of the local festivals make the trip even special.