|Wildwood Crest in the Wildwoods, NJ Named Among TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Family Award-Winning U.S. Amusement Park Destinations|
| The Wildwoods, NJ - March 31, 2011 - Wildwood Crest in the Wildwoods, NJ has received a major honor this past week from one of the country's most popular travel websites: TripAdvisor.com.|
Wildwood Crest was named among TripAdvisor's top three Travelers' Choice Family Award-Winning U.S. Amusement Park Destinations.
Wildwood Crest in the Wildwoods, NJ was selected for this accolade for its sandy beaches, old-fashioned atmosphere, and, of course, the nationally-recognized boardwalk - renowned as the liveliest and most fun-filled along the East Coast with three spectacular amusement piers boasting more rides and attractions than Disneyland, three water parks, carnival-style midway games, arcades and a myriad of shops and eateries. For thrill-seeking families, the Boardwalk is home to world-class roller coasters, giant waterslides and a variety of other twisting and turning amusements. And for those seeking a more tranquil experience, families can enjoy a 140-foot Ferris wheel ride overlooking the award-winning beaches and kiddy and family rides.
Other locations listed in TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Family Award-Winning U.S. Amusement Park Destinations include Anaheim, CA and Orlando, FL.
According to TripAdvisor, winning destinations were identified based on the greatest number of recommendations from reviewers who traveled with family. Unlike any other honors, TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice winners are based on millions of real and unbiased reviews and opinions from travelers around the world.
"We're extremely proud to have Wildwood Crest and the Wildwoods listed among TripAdvisor's 'Top Ten Amusement Park & Boardwalk Destinations in the United States,'" said John Siciliano, Executive Director for the Greater Wildwoods Tourism Improvement and Development Authority. "Being named beside destinations like Anaheim and Orlando is a distinct honor demonstrating the Wildwoods as one of America's best destinations for families looking for a wholesome, affordable, fun boardwalk and beach vacation."
The Wildwoods, NJ are home to a unique combination of attractions including an award-winning boardwalk, FREE award-winning beaches, over 180 events throughout the year and the highest concentration of mid-century architecture in the United States.
TripAdvisor is the one of the world's largest travel websites, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip by offering trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor Media Group, operated by TripAdvisor LLC, attracts more than 50 million unique monthly visitors across 18 popular travel brands operating in 27 countries worldwide with 20 million members and over 45 million reviews and opinions.
For more information about the Wildwoods, visit www.WildwoodsNJ.com or call 800-992-9732.