About Atlantic City

About Atlantic CityThe scenically stunning beach resort destination of Atlantic City resides in New Jersey and is enormously popular among tourists. This seaside city was discovered in the 19th century and is the place where gambling is legal and casinos flourish, and where the beach is a relaxation paradise as well as an entertainment ground for all.

Atlantic City is packed with sights including the famous four mile boardwalk, which happens to be the oldest in the country. The Water Show is an elaborately colorful spectacle featuring beautiful fountains and entertainment and the Atlantic City Aquarium features astonishingly enormous aquariums and shipwreck monuments in addition to many other sights. Other incredible sights you should not miss out on include Absecon Lighthouse, Lucy the Elephant and Monopoly Monument.

Atlantic City offers a wide range of exciting activities. During your visit, make sure to see at least one of the numerous magnificent shows hosted in this amazing city; be a little risky and have some fun at the casinos; shop for souvenirs at the Pier Shops at Caesars; sunbathe and have the time of your life at the sandy beach; or visit the exciting amusement park. If you have an eye for the arts or are a cultural enthusiast, visit Garden Pier and the historical museum.

Eateries in Atlantic City that you don't want to miss out on include Steel's Fudge, the oldest global fudge production company. Here, you will taste the most delectable fudge and other sweet treats. The White House Sub Shop makes the best bread and One Atlantic will serve you deliciously made custom cuisine. For a more extravagant experience, visit Red Square where you can sample the chicken kiev and caviar and if you're a seafood enthusiast, try Dock's Oyster House where you will find a wide range of sea food.

Atlantic City is also known for its bar scene, which are usually packed with locals and tourists. Bars which are worth a visit include Ducktown Tavern, Pic-A-Lilli Pub, Culmone's Bar and Casbah, a glamorous nightclub.

There are many accommodation options available in the city. The majority of the hotels are more of the corporate type hotel and casino chains, so prices are more reasonable and service is excellent. Atlantic City also offers a number of family owned Bed and Breakfasts, which offer more of an intimate stay. Great hotels to stay include Atlantic City Club Casino, Harrah's Atlantic City, Bally's Atlantic City, the luxurious Borgata and of course the famous Caesars Atlantic City. If you prefer smaller lodging options, try Irish Pub & Inn.