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The Borgata

With the recent shuttering of Revel, Trump Plaza, the Showboat and the Atlantic Club, not to mention the expected closure of Trump Taj Mahal in November, things aren’t looking so good for America’s Playground.

Fork & Knife Inn

As you stroll along the oldest and longest boardwalk in America, the smells of hot dogs, funnel cakes, and other fair foods entice. But save room. From trendy Asian fusion to succulent seafood and sunset cocktails, here are the best places to eat and drink in Atlantic City—on and off the boardwalk.

Reveling in Atlantic City

A light ocean breeze cuts through the sun’s glow, but I am sweating. It streams across my forehead, and from a hands-and-knees position I watch it plop and pool on my workout mat while I try to keep my achy arms from collapsing and my contorted leg from shaking. Not my most dignified moment, and […]

Azure by Allegretti

Atlantic City has evolved to become much more than a place to go for a wild weekend at the beach. It may even be entering its second golden age as it continues to draw foodie travelers—and innovative star chefs like Bobby Flay, Michel Richard, Wolfgang Puck, and Marc Forgione—as a desirable culinary destination. Here are […]


Sometimes the same old love song signals comfort and contentment. Sometimes it suggests you’re in a rut. A romantic getaway to Atlantic City is an ideal way to change your tune. Though it’s generally known for partying, the city by the sea has a lot more to offer than boozin’ and blackjack. Any number of […]

Atlantic City by Shinya Suzuki

Whether you know anything about it, Sin City just sounds like a place a person should visit at least once in a lifetime. And it is. But if you’d rather not drop a grand on a trip to Las Vegas right now, look south for your next gaming getaway. Atlantic City is an effortless and […]

Atlantic City

The names of Atlantic City’s streets are familiar to anyone who has ever spent an afternoon playing Monopoly. Now that you’ve left childhood games behind, you may be acquainted with the finer pleasures in life that make Atlantic City the Tri-State area’s grown-up playground. Although its gaming casinos have put it prominently on the map, […]