18 hours in Princeton, New Jersey

From the imposing wrought-iron gates of its university's Nassau Hall to the students sunbathing on the lawn just behind them, Princeton's aesthetic lands somewhere between elite and easygoing. But there is far more to see here than Jersey's jewel of Ivy League.

People walk on the Princeton University campus in Princeton, New Jersey, U.S., on Friday, Aug. 30, 2013. Residents in Princeton, New Jersey, have sued the municipality and the university, saying the school should lose its tax-exempt status because it shares royalties from patents with faculty. Photographer: Craig Warga/Bloomberg via Getty Images
People walk on the Princeton University campus in Princeton, New Jersey, U.S., on Friday, Aug. 30, 2013. Residents in Princeton, New Jersey, have sued the municipality and the university, saying the school should lose its tax-exempt status because it shares royalties from patents with faculty. Photographer: Craig Warga/Bloomberg via Getty Images

18 hours in Princeton: Forget the campus, there’s so much else to do here

PRINCETON — From the imposing wrought-iron gates of its university’s Nassau Hall to the students sunbathing on the lawn just behind them, Princeton’s aesthetic lands somewhere between elite and easygoing. But there is far more to see here than Jersey’s jewel of Ivy League. Restaurants acclaimed by the New York Times speckle Princeton’s bustling main streets,…

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