The East Coast's Number One Family Resort

Ocean City Maryland is one of the favorite vacation
seashore destinations in the Mid-Atlantic Coast. Ocean City
has 10 miles of clean sandy beaches on the Atlantic Ocean
which includes a boardwalk, approximately 20 blocks long.
Ocean City Maryland offers many recreational activities
for everyone. Some of the numerous activities include
fishing, watersports, golfing, historical attractions,
amusement park rides, or just plain old fun in the sun on
the clean sandy beaches.

Ocean City, Maryland has been referred to as the "East
Coast's Number One Family Resort". The title comes well
deserved because it hosts numerous activities and events
that will appeal to every member of the family. In addition
the area has accomodations to meet your tastes, no matter
what your budget may be.

Come here in the summer time, and experience the Atlantic
Ocean. There are tons of activities to participate in,
including boogie boarding swimming, kite flying, surf
fishing, jogging, bodysurfing.

Also in spring, summer or fall, charter boats take anglers
out of Ocean City to fish for blue fish, tuna, wahoo, shark,
and marlin. One of the things that Maryland is famous for is
it's blue crabs. Crabbing for Maryland's infamous blue crabs
can be done from the bayside fishing piers. These bays,
which are west of Ocean City offer a wide variety of
watersports. Come here to go windsurfing, powerboating,
fishing, jet skiing, water skiing, parasailing and
sailboating, just to name a few.

Golfers can choose from nine award-winning courses.
surrounded by wetlands and marsh near Ocean City. Many of
the local hotels and motels offer golf packages all year

The Convention center is a big attraction for many venues.
Concerts, festivals, and everything from car to boat shows
are open to the public. These events are held throughout the
year at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center. So there is
always soemthing to see or do at the Convention Center.The
Center is located in the middle of Ocean City, with lots of
parking available. There are additional exhibit halls,
meeting rooms, and a full-service kitchen that can serve
2,500 people. So it makes a great place to hold a group
meeting. The Convention Center also houses Ocean City's new,
beautiful Visitor Information Center, a great place to start
your visit.

Ocean City is home to some of the finest dining and
nightlife on the East Coast. Whatever you are hungry for,
it's right here. There's everything from the "local seafood"
specialties to Pizza and world-famous Thrasher's french
fries. Do you like ethnic foods? How about Italian or
Chinese or Greek, and everything in between. If you like the
night life, there's plenty of that as well. Restaurants and
clubs in Ocean City have the whole enchilada when it comes
to entertainment. There are sports bars, jazz and blues
bars, rock 'n roll, and country. It's all here.

Are you bringing kids, or adults who act like kids? There
are (2) amusement parks, numerous arcades, miniature golf,
go-kart tracks, and many movie theaters available. Ocean
City also has (2) malls, a and discounted Shopping Outlets.

There are lots of events happening in the winter months,
too. Ocean City's annual Winterfest of Lights Celebration
features hundreds of lighted displays with over one million
lights. Where else could you see a nautical theme with Santa
fishing for tuna or how about Santa riding the waves, on his

Ocean City, which is Maryland's only oceanside and bayside
resort, has become a year-round fun destination.

Elizabeth Ann Wares is the webmaster of Airfare X:
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Elizabeth Ann Wares is an avid traveler and enjoys sharing her traveling and vacationing experiences. She is the webmaster of Airfare X:
A leading resource for airfare and other travel related
information on the internet.

Elizabeth Ann Wares