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Day trips: The beach, the blossom and the arts

Day trips: The beach, the blossom and the arts

Atlantic City, N.J.


Guests can make reservations for overnight stays at the new Revel beachfront destination on the Atlantic City Boardwalk. The 20-acre, $2.4 billion casino resort is open for an eight-week preview through May 24. Guests can enjoy restaurant openings, gaming, performance spaces, a spa and amenities in a place that was designed to embrace its beachfront surroundings. Views of the Atlantic Ocean are available in each of the 1,800 rooms at the resort. Each room also has a flat-screen TV and entertainment system, full mini-bar setup, an office space with a desk and an Android tablet used for controlling the temperature, window shades and room...