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Despite what you might think, there's more to the East Coast's answer to Las Vegas than gambling—and the best things to do in Atlantic City prove it. Yes, there are plenty of neon signs, slot machines and bachelor parties, but that's not all. You might also enjoy strolling along the family-friendly boardwalk, dining at one of the best steakhouses in the state or tasting salt water taffy made from a 100-year-old recipe. And at only two hours by car from the Big Apple, this is a perfect day trip from NYC.
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