Howard Johnson Atlantic City West
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
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... that has the beach on one side and the casinos and shops on the other. At 7.30 pm all of the shops were closed, half of the casinos were boarded up and only a few people were walking around.
I can't say that AC was ever a great place, as compared to the mega casinos and hotels in Asia the place is a dump. I'm sure however that in its time it was considered exciting but it sure is an ugly place. One street back from the strip and you find yourself in ...
... to Atlantic City, but I was really not impressed with what was there. The tourist area was minimal and there were no souvenir shops as far down as I walked. The only thing available to me was a shopping mall along the beach where most of the stores had closed so it looked minimal. There were also restaurants and Casinos, but really, I had no desire to waste a fortune trying to score big.
We arrived in Atlantic City on Wednesday and I'm writing this entry on Friday night, so you can see it's been a good trip so far, too busy too blog!
Thursday was cold and we woke up to thunder so both the beach and the pool were out. We toured the activity rooms and the kids ran up and down the halls a bunch but by ...
... enjoyed! Our place in Atlantic City is very nice, it felt great actually unpacking our bags into drawers since were staying here 4 nights! We had a great night my parents, Jason, Amy, Vic, Cameron and Noah. With 3 units, 7 adults and 4 kids ages 3 to 6, were a loud, fun ...
... people. I have a hard time dealing with that many people touching the food, trays, utensils, etc. that I am going to touch. But, we heard this was a great one, so we decided to give it a try. As luck would have it, when we arrived they said they stop serving at 8 on Tuesdays. Really?! So we left the Palace and stopped by Ruby Tuesdays for a good salad. Probably a much healthier choice anyway.
The last event on our schedule ...