The 15 Best Boardwalks in the U.S.

If summer to you is all about roller coasters, swimming and arcade games, then these boardwalks are the perfect destination


It’s a sin to go to the beach without taking a stroll along its boardwalk. Even if it’s just for a short walk, or even better, for a run, bike or roller-skate, these promenades are a classic seaside experience that shouldn’t be missed.[slideshow:102304]

Coupled with amusement parks, Farris Wheels, restaurants, bars, and small shops, boardwalks offer plenty of opportunities for days filled with laughter and entertainment without having to go far.

Imagine being there at dawn when the crowds leave and the only sound you hear is that of the crashing waves…This is an iconic part of any summer vacation.

Boardwalks have a way of bringing out the kid in everybody. Who doesn’t enjoy arcade games, thrilling rollercoaster rides, delicious foods and colorful beaches? These pathways offer all of these, and they make them a family-friendly destination for any day of the week.

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