R. C. Staab


From his first trip to NYC as a teenager, R. C. Staab imagined living in Manhattan to experience its theater, museums, and incredibly diverse neighborhoods. That dream came true when he and his wife, Valari, moved to Manhattan to live near Clue #1 on the Upper West Side. For more than 40 years, he has been a tourism and culture expert who has been quoted by and had photos published in numerous publications including the New York Times, USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, the LA Times and CNN. He wrote 100 Things to Do at the Jersey Shore Before You Die, now in its second printing. He hopes you’ll join him in exploring the most amazing city on earth!


As the author of the recently published book 100 Things to Do at the Jersey Shore, I was confident I knew the Jersey Shore. Back in May, I wrote that I planned to walk “the entire length of every beach, boardwalk

On April 1st, over 100 days ago, New Jersey-based author and playwright R.C. Staab set out on a mission to walk the entire length of the Jersey Shore, from Sandy Hook to Cape May. Staab was motivated to take on

COURT HOUSE - If you see a man walking the strand with a determined face, he's a self-proclaimed "Jersey Shore expert" on a mission.  R.C. Staab is yearning to complete a trip from Sandy Hook, in Monmouth County, to Cape May,