Atlantic City + The Jersey Shore

Atlantic City + The Jersey Shore Travel Guide

Stop by this tourism center to grab a free map for a Doo-Wop Preservation Tour of Wildwoods’ wildest neon-lit 1950’s architecture.

Go for a spin on the boardwalk carousel. Some of the hand-carved animals—there are 58, in all—date to the 1890s.

Lucy, Margate's iconic 65-foot-tall elephant-shaped house, now open to the public.

A Riviera-style private beach club lures peace-seeking fashionistas with trendy drinks, open-air lounges, and serviced cabanas by the sea. When the sun fades, the DJ starts spinning.

Specializing in a mix of contemporary designers and disco-era vintage.

Explore 90 miles of sandy beaches, then take a look around the 150-year-old Barnegat Lighthouse. The centerpiece of the museum is the lighthouse's 1856 Fresnel lens, fabricated in Paris by Henri Le Paute and composed of more than 1,000 individual prisms fitted into a massive iron frame.

Here, you can visit a herd of alpacas and buy homespun scarves, shawls, and sweaters.

You'll find well-priced industrial-modern pieces at this excellent furniture boutique.

A shop packed to the rafters with driftwood sculptures and seashells.

The two-year-old Pier Shops at Caesar's, an edifice stretching 1,000 feet into the Atlantic, houses the largest shopping-mall fountain in the world. The mall is chockablock with luxury retailers - Bottega Veneta, Prada, and Louis Vuitton.