Travel Blogs from Atlantic City, United States

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Comment of the week..., Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Comment of the week...

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

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I went to buy coffee at Starbucks (there is even one of those in the hotel), but really to see if I could get the wifi to work. I still have not got to grips with the coins, and my iced coffee was $3.16. I pulled out 3 X $1 notes and then asked the lady ...

Sensei T's final, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Sensei T's final

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

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Here is video footage of Sensei T's fight, as well as him getting his gold medal. We all know how important this was to Sensei T, and we are all so proud of him. We screamed and we shouted and we cried with excitement! And so did Trusha - who was getting ...

Atlantic City - Trump Taj Hall Arena, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Atlantic City - Trump Taj Hall Arena

A travel blog entry by adivine3

... with Trump...hanging in my of these horribly dingy hallways.  The power of advertising...or, more accurately, the lies of advertising. Thankfulness for not having to work at a casino!  Or in Atlantic City, in general, for that ...

Atlantic City - DAY 2!!!!, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Atlantic City - DAY 2!!!!

A travel blog entry by travelledkiwi

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... we walk back to our hotel room at 3.00pm. He sleep for a bit and I went down to the beach to take picture of Atlantic City and the buildings. I walked down the boardwalk and had some Pizza at a little cafe, then found a Internet cafe and e-mail Jon ...

Cycle tours and a boardwalk empire., Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Cycle tours and a boardwalk empire.

A travel blog entry by emmahayes1990

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... an early start by our standards to allow us to get to Port Authority Bus Terminal where we got a bus from Stand 1 out to Atlantic City famous for its boardwalk, casinos and apparently Jersey Shore. The journey took around 2 and a half hours and dropped us ...

update, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

update

A travel blog entry by jess101102

Hey! Realise its been awhile. So i went on my first set of off days last week. 7 of us went to atlantic city, lots of casions and a nice beach but not much else there. We stayed in a really nice hotel, chilled out on the beach shopped etc so was really ...

Atlantic City, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Atlantic City

A travel blog entry by deniska

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... se to přehlédnout nedalo. Lidé už smsky nepíší, ale diktují je do svých mobilů. Dále v centru Atlantic City vykupují zlato doslova na každém rohu. Navštívili jsme: Magic show, kasina, místní pouť, ...

Day 4 - On the Road, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Day 4 - On the Road

A travel blog entry by tampere-usa

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... calm us down. After using ridiculously little money on a bunch of clothes we had to finish our first day on the road, to Atlantic City. We checked into Tropicana, a fancy but fair priced hotel/casino. Don`t worry, we didn`t gamble all our money in ...

We Got Trumped, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

We Got Trumped

A travel blog entry by nklenske

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More at Klenske, Ink Arrived last night in Atlantic City-this has been a road trip record- 7 days and we haven't gotten lost once!! Amazing-I'm sure we'll wind up in Florida today because i just jinxed myself....anyways-wound up with an ocean-view room ...

Stupid comment of the week - no. 2, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Stupid comment of the week - no. 2

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

Suzi was asked by someone who worked in the hotel where we were all from. She said South Africa - the woman said 'where is that? Is that a ...

Under the boardwalk, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Under the boardwalk

A travel blog entry by adivine3

A different tune today.  And while it did stir up a romantic notion of 'falling in love under the boardwalk,' there was work to do and little time to play on the beach while the sun was up.  Bldg guy introduced me to two Live Nation guys - ...

Atlantic City, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Atlantic City

A travel blog entry by gknopp

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... .  A perfect day on the water followed.  Winds were <10kts with temps in low 80s.... By 1700 we were at the Atlantic City inlet.  This is an "all weather inlet" in that it should not be dangerous and we should be able to enter under ...

Day two of elimination rounds - update part 2!, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Day two of elimination rounds - update part 2!

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

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Another LONG day - key info that I have so far: Tamara got bronze in kumite! Sensei T was in male team event - close fight against SA North team for bronze, and unfortunately we didn't get it Sensei T's first fight was against Sean! Both were nervous ...

The final medal list - South Africa South wins!!, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

The final medal list - South Africa South wins!!

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

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Here are all the results.  Girls kata 1999-2000 Bronze - South Africa South (Natasha) Bronze - South Africa South (Jessica)   Girls kata 1997-98 Gold - South Africa South (Natalie Faint) Girls kata 1995-96 ...

We need more ladies vets!, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

We need more ladies vets!

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

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Calling all ladies who are over 40 years, whether you are already doing karate or not... Having a ladies vets division was a first in the KSI World Champs. Most of the ladies vets who were competing (12 in kata, 11 in kumite) were from the ...

Halloween in Atlantic City with a day off, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Halloween in Atlantic City with a day off

A travel blog entry by adivine3

Had an absolute blast costume-shopping with Zoe on the Atlantic City boardwalk.  Laughed until our sides ached. Top choices from the cheap shops along the way (not costume shops, mind you!) were -small bright yellow shorts with "Gangsta Bitch" ...

Gashuku day - Monday, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Gashuku day - Monday

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

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What an exhausting but worthwhile day. For those of you who do not know, 'gashuku' is a training day, with teaching by senior people.   We were privileged that the four shihans (the four men who run the KSI organisation, develop techniques, etc) ...

We are all leaving Atlantic City, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

We are all leaving Atlantic City

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

After a great celebration party last night, there were lots of bleary eyes this morning at breakfast! It looked like some people had not even gone to bed (other dojos, not ours!). Most from Plumstead are now heading back to NYC by coach later this ...

sightseeing in atlantic city, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

sightseeing in atlantic city

A travel blog entry by lagalag1

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Walked to Atlantic City Historical Museum.Outside there is a lifesize Mr.Peanut, Inside are pictures and objects about Atlantic City history.There is also a film. Lunch at Irish Pub restaurant,known for low prices and authentic Irish pub atmosphere. ...

FINALS day!, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

FINALS day!

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

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The overall results - South Africa South won overall!!! See full medal table at the dojo (don't seem to be able to get it into this blog for some reason!) Sensei Chris Ensil was made 7th dan! Sensei T won GOLD in veteran men's kumite - we are so ...

Day one of the elimination rounds!, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Day one of the elimination rounds!

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

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Will update this more when I have more time.  In summary: Brandon is in kumite finals on Thursday, for gold or silver!! So is James - in 12-13 year old division unison boys (Connor, Brandon, Ismail) got to bronze. They did their kata well, they ...

Mile 80.6: Atlantic City, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Mile 80.6: Atlantic City

A travel blog entry by bsuarez

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... ll be able to make the two-hour trip as is. Roll (substituted by a roulette spin) Options and Roll by Chris the dealer at the Borgata 1: Harrisburg, PA 2: Ocean City, MD 3: New York, NY 4: Baltimore, MD 5: Newark, NJ 6: Edison, NJ Result ...

A Quick Stop, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

A Quick Stop

A travel blog entry by dane

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... to come out of our having to rent a car. So a spur of the moment drive to the coast seemed in order. We drove into Atlantic City, parked, and walked into the closest casino. Michelle wanted to call her mom, so she found a pay phone. I wandered over to ...

Day 12 - Atlantic City - C and D Canal, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Day 12 - Atlantic City - C and D Canal

A travel blog entry by hemslie

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... pizza night tonight on board the crust didn't get crunchy but it was very good. We are staying in tonight a quiet night after our Atlantic City fun :-) Tomorrow we are off to Annapolis and will stay there two nights, it's only 3 hours from here so an easy ...

Day two of the elimination rounds!, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Day two of the elimination rounds!

A travel blog entry by samuraiplmstead

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QUICK ENTRY!! SENSEI T IS THROUGH TO MALE VETERAN KUMITE FINAL ON THURSDAY! Will update later. ...

Day 20, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Day 20

A travel blog entry by larryandsusan

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Hi guys! Ok heres the update, we are in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  We started the morning with a walk to the Taj Mahal, Yes!  the one "the Donald" owns.  We had breakfast there.  One of the best breakfast's so far on the ...

A nasty night in Atlantic City, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

A nasty night in Atlantic City

A travel blog entry by drcajunstyle

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Even though our stay in Atlantic City was brief, it will live on in memory for all of the wrong reasons. We arrived late at night, hopped in a taxi to the airport, got dropped off at the wrong hostel, nearly lost Eilidh's brand new wallet and passport, ...

First Set of Days Off - Atlantic City, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

First Set of Days Off - Atlantic City

A travel blog entry by travelledkiwi

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... at 11.30am and got the 12.00 noon train to Philadelphia for ($4.25) when the 23 of us got into Philly we caught a train to Atlantic City for ($7.25) which we arrived at 3.30pm and then we taxi to the Hotel Tropicana where I had the fun job of checking 8 ...

Atlantic City - cheap man's Vegas..., Atlantic City, United States travel blog

Atlantic City - cheap man's Vegas...

A travel blog entry by markgemmell

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Atlantic City, New Jersey... What a hole this place is! It really is the POOR cousin of Las Vegas - one of the guys I spoke to (from the UK) compared it to Blackpool - remind me never to go there! It was cheap, dirty and pretty unwelcoming. The ...

5* Luxury at backpacker price, Atlantic City, United States travel blog

5* Luxury at backpacker price

A travel blog entry by josiejojo

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... out.  We were dropped off in China Town, so we got the subway to the Port Authority where we were to catch our bus to Atlantic City.  Marc had booked us in at the Trump Hotel and Casino; we were upgraded to an Ocean View suite.   We ...

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