There are many ways to define the word “strange.” Synonyms include unusual, peculiar and unexpected. Strange can be a good thing and, oftentimes, I think it is. New Jersey is home to some pretty strange towns, like Asbury Park. While certainly a strong contender for this particular article, I’ve given the town plenty of attention in the past. Recently voted among the best vacation destinations in the world, you can learn more about Asbury Park by clicking here. We do have a few other towns that offer the unexpected, however. Margate City is one.

In addition to these “strange” attractions, Margate City has beautiful beaches and iconic eateries like Steve & Cookies By The Bay. It’s definitely worth a visit and in close proximity to major shore destinations including Atlantic City and Ocean City. To discover another charmingly quirky town in New Jersey, check out this article.

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