For a fun and relaxing getaway, Pennington, New Jersey delivers a picture-perfect escape.

The nearly one-square-mile borough features tree-lined streets and a quaint downtown area with lovely shops and mom-and-pop restaurants, including an independent art and pottery studio, a fresh bagel shop, even a yarn boutique. While strolling along the historic district’s Main Street, you’ll also see beautiful, stately homes showcasing an array of architectural styles popularized during the 18th and 19th centuries.

For those looking to enjoy the outdoors, play a game of mini-golf or hit the driving range at Pennington Golf Center. Or explore the 22-plus miles of bicycle and pedestrian pathways on the scenic Lawrence Hopewell Trail.

To truly unwind, book a soothing massage, gentle facial or specialty nail treatment at Amber Spa. Afterward, spend the afternoon at Hopewell Valley Vineyards, where you can sip on award-winning wines, nosh on artisan pizza and listen to live music most weekends.