Ocean City is a wonderful place for a day trip to the beach and some fun time on the boardwalk. Of all of the seaside towns for tourists to flock to, Ocean City is more geared to families.
The beach itself is not very large. Weekends can get very crowded if you are looking to pitch a large umbrella between the Boardwalk and the ocean. At times when the weather is more turbulent than normal out to sea, I've seen high tide actually swallow the beach whole.
I should also note that beach tags are required for admittance to the beach. For those who may be unfamiliar with "beach tags", "beach tags" are a frequently found device at most of the beaches in New Jersey. From my recollection,...Read More