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America's Best Boardwalks

Fodor's | Posted 09.22.2014 | Travel

Fresh seafood, kitschy shops, and deep-fried Oreos are just a few of the things you'll find along the boardwalks that hug America's shorelines, but th...

Reality and Imagination: Photo Collage on Coney Island

Julie Grahame | Posted 09.21.2014 | Arts
Julie Grahame

For this ongoing project titled "Reality and Imagination," photographer Leslie Jean-Bart spends hours at Coney Island, studying the sea, the sand, the boardwalk, the people, their interactions.

Little Things: Boy and Ball at Brighton Beach

A.J. Condeelis | Posted 09.07.2014 | Healthy Living
A.J. Condeelis

I extend my arm and he drops a pile of sticks, sand, broken shells, seaweed, and what looks like straw into my open hand. Admiring the offering, I smile and close my hand gently around his gift and give him a wink as I walk towards the boardwalk.

10 Great Things to Do in Atlantic City (That Don't Involve Gambling)

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Atlantic City NJ has been compared to Las Vegas' younger, smaller, less glamorous sister, but Jersey Shore fans are quick to point out one glaring and crucial difference.

Instagram Or Reality?

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.26.2013 | Travel

You come across a beautiful photo on the Internet -- one with vibrant colors, the perfect amount of light or a vintage hue -- and one thought pops int...

Not Your Typical Father's Day Story

Al DeLuise | Posted 08.16.2013 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

"See this," I pointed to the ground, "this is the exact spot where I was arrested!" They must have wondered why I was smiling.

Disaster Economy (PHOTOS)

J Henry Fair | Posted 06.12.2013 | New York
J Henry Fair


Family Vacation: Fun and Learning

Neale Godfrey | Posted 08.04.2013 | Parents
Neale Godfrey

f your family is fortunate enough to be taking a summer vacation, are you and your children going to tear around the house stuffing clothes in bags and rummaging through drawers for maps and sunscreen? I have two very important words for you: plan ahead.

PHOTOS: 10 Memorable Beach Boardwalks Around The World

Cheapflights | Posted 09.01.2012 | Travel

Whether you're looking for rides and candy in Atlantic City or the sound of samba along the Copacabana, there's a boardwalk out there for you to explore.

PHOTOS: Atlantic City's Splashiest Resort

Jill Fergus | Posted 08.22.2012 | Travel
Jill Fergus

This glittery $2.4-billion resort and casino is attracting a lot of buzz to an oft-struggling seaside gambling mecca


Roslyn Bernstein | Posted 05.13.2012 | New York
Roslyn Bernstein

The boardwalk I knew and loved was not one of concrete; nor was it one of plastic-laminated wood.

The Real Jersey Shore

Tom Gerdy | Posted 01.08.2012 | Impact
Tom Gerdy

During the last two decades, we have witnessed the emergence of a phenomenon that has become known as reality television. Reality shows have become a ...

Huffington Post Travel Recommends The Best Family Spots In Virginia Beach

The Huffington Post | Nikol Purvis | Posted 11.20.2011 | Travel

Family vacations in Virginia Beach can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters -- it all depends on pre-trip homework. To make planning easier,...

Last Summer At Coney Island: An Essential Film and a Love Letter to Brooklyn

Sal Nunziato | Posted 08.19.2011 | New York
Sal Nunziato

As a Brooklyn boy, my interest in Aronson's film is deep-rooted. I began watching this film with skepticism, but just 5 minutes into this glorious documentary, my skepticism was out the door.

WATCH: Brighton Beach Man Swims 34-Degree Water Daily

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Brighton Beach resident Gary Atlas isn't afraid of the city's cold, snowy weather. In fact, blizzard or no blizzard, he runs 6 miles, shirtless, alon...

It's Hard Out Here for a Hippie: The Paradox of Venice Beach

Laurenne Sala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Laurenne Sala

It's strange, this paradox of lifestyles. But I love it. Because I'm neither nor. I'm going to ride my 400-dollar bike to the free yoga and meditate the day away with the drum circle crowd and a two-headed turtle.

Smoking Ban May Cross Hudson To New Jersey Beaches, Parks

Joe Territo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Joe Territo

Following New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's announcement of a smoking ban in city beaches and parks, State Sen. Barbara Buono today proposed doing th...

Interview: Singer/Songwriter Lizzy Grant on Cheap Thrills, Elvis, The Flamingos, Trailer Parks, and Coney Island

Felicia C. Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Felicia C. Sullivan

Lizzy Grant: I like things that go fast, things with bright colors, things that taste good. At Coney Island, you can get a Coca Cola, ride the roller coaster, and watch everybody.