Since the first planks of its famous boardwalk were laid on the dunes in 1870, Atlantic City has drawn hordes of tourists each year for fun in the summer sun. As the home of salt water taffy, the longtime locale for the Miss America Pageant and the spot where you can find the East Coast’s most popular casinos, Atlantic City is a must-see attraction for hordes of visitors interested in being a part of the resort town’s unique history.
Atlantic City’s presence in popular culture reflects its role as one of the most sought after destinations of the 19th and 20th centuries: Movies such as “Beaches”, “Snake Eyes” and “The King of Marvin Gardens” as well as popular television shows like “Boardwalk Empire", Sex and the City” and “Friends” all feature Atlantic City as a setting or a filming location with shots of the boardwalk and casino lights in the background. One thing’s for sure: Flights to Atlantic City may fill up especially during the summertime, but the popularity of this resort town won’t be dwindling anytime soon.
Those booking flights to Atlantic City will see firsthand how the multitude of activities, attractions and exceptional entertainment keep the masses coming back for more: Between its flashy casinos, sandy beaches and carnival rides that’ll thrill the whole family on Steel Pier, Atlantic City makes for an ideal vacation destination year-round.