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Lucy the Elephant: An Awesome Kid-Friendly Atlantic City Attraction

Lucy the Margate Elephant

While not located within Atlantic City limits, Lucy the Elephant may be one of the most kid-friendly attractions near the city. Afterall, what could possibly be more fun than hanging out on a beach that has a 65-foot pachyderm?  That’s large enough to be seen from 8-miles out at sea without binoculars. Kids will be […]

Crabbing in New Jersey and Where to Crab Near Atlantic City

Crabbing

What could be better than fresh-caught blue crabs? Blue Crabs you’ve caught yourself. The waterways around Atlantic City are plentiful with these crustaceans. And a morning or afternoon crabbing with your kids is a fun family activity and something they will never forget. Just don’t tell them the crabs you caught are the same ones […]

Absecon Lighthouse (Atlantic City): Family Fun for Kids of All Ages

Absecon Lighthouse

Whether you are planning a day trip to Atlantic City or a week at the Jersey Shore, you’ll find family fun for kids from one to 92 at Absecon Lighthouse.  Atlantic City’s lighthouse stands 171 feet tall overlooking the Absecon Inlet. With a total of 228 steps to the watch room (240 to the top), […]

12 Campgrounds near Atlantic City and other South Jersey Camping Spots

Unless you typically camp when you are on vacation, camping in Atlantic City may not be on your radar. However, there are some really awesome RV parks and campgrounds near Atlantic City and at the Jersey Shore. And now with COVID-19 being a concern for many, camping is an excellent alternative to staying in a […]

From Brigantine to Cape May: South Jersey’s Best Farmers’ Markets

Farmers markets near AC

With New Jersey being known as the Garden State it only stands to reason that local produce and Farmers’ Markets would be popular in South Jersey. And it seems that most of the communities down the shore have a Farmers’ Market one day a week that sells Jersey Fresh local produce and much more. With […]