Spring is here, and love is in the air, even if it’s clogged with pollen and that winsome whiff of Jersey eau de Turnpike Exit 13. The nation’s most densely-populated state — not to mention its most mocked and maligned- is brimming with romantic spots and places… There are parks, gardens, towns, beaches and islands perfect for long walks and heart-to-heart talks, maybe even for popping The Question… Passion Puddle, between Cook and Douglass campuses, Rutgers University. If a male student from Cook College and a female student from Douglass College hold hands and walk three times around the puddle — more of a pond — they’ll get married. Or so the longtime campus legend goes. Passion Puddle ranked sixth on a list of the nation’s 25 most romanic spots on a college campus.
/ / / N.J.’s 10 Most Romantic Spots: Islands, Parks, and one Passion Puddle