Pack your bags; you’re going to fun-filled Atlantic City, New Jersey! Atlantic City has been a magnet for travelers since the late 1800s and remains a very popular travel destination today for vacations and day trips. Atlantic City does not disappoint!
Atlantic City is located on the east coast of the United States along the Atlantic Ocean. The city experiences all four seasons. High temperatures in the summer average in the upper 70s to 80s. There is pleasant weather in the fall with average temperatures in the high 60s. The spring season brings mild temperatures that average in the high 50s, and in winter, the daytime temperatures are in the chilly 40s, and snow is possible.
More than 30 million people from around the world visit Atlantic City each year. To accommodate all these visitors, Atlantic City has many beautiful places to stay that offer great hotel packages and deals at resorts that are a real bargain. You will never go hungry in Atlantic City as there are an abundance of places to eat, from fine dining at an elegant restaurant to fast food restaurants to boardwalk food stands that have many yummy delights.
Boredom should never be a problem in Atlantic City as there are plenty of things to do and see for people of all ages. There are a multitude of indoor and outdoor attractions, and sights to see. There are theaters, shows, casinos, museums, spas, and many shops to visit along the boardwalk. You may even want to spend a day on the beach, or visit the piers and arcades. If you want to see some of the sights of Atlantic City and you don’t feel like walking, you can opt to take a relaxing trolley tour. Day or night, there is always something interesting or fun to do.
You will get an astounding view of many types of interesting and beautiful fish and hundreds of varieties of marine life at the Atlantic City Aquarium. The aquarium features 18 large tanks where you can see marine creatures that you probably have never seen before. There is even a touch tank where you can have a hands-on experience with sea stars, crabs, sea urchins, and other sea dwellers.
If you would prefer to be out in the open air, take a two-hour cruise aboard the Cruisn1. You will be taken out into the Atlantic Ocean to see the breathtaking jumps of bottle-nose dolphins. Or, get your morning off to a relaxing start with the Morning Skyline Cruise. This is an hour-long, narrated cruise where you can take in Atlantic City’s spectacular skyline and hear all about the history of the city.
If you are interested in arts and culture you will want to visit the Atlantic City Historical Museum and the Art Center. You will see things like vintage photos that will take you back in time, view local artifacts, posters and postcards as well as Miss America memorabilia. If you are interested in things that are strange and/or peculiar, you will want to visit Ripley’s Believe or not Museum which is located right along the boardwalk.
Start making your plans, today, for your unforgettable visit to the world famous Atlantic City.