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Seaside Tourist City Relies on Localsi
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Arash Arabasadi
September 29, 2012 1:40 PM
Ocean City, Maryland, is a top tourist destination for Americans living in the Mid-Atlantic area of the United States. Its population jumps from around 10,000 in the cooler months to more than 300,000 in the summers. But there is much more to Ocean City than beach, boardwalk and beer. Arash Arabasadi of VOA's Persian News Network, spent an afternoon at some favorite, local hangouts in a city known for its tourism.

Seaside Tourist City Relies on Locals

Arash Arabasadi

Published September 29, 2012

Ocean City, Maryland, is a top tourist destination for Americans living in the Mid-Atlantic area of the United States. Its population jumps from around 10,000 in the cooler months to more than 300,000 in the summers. But there is much more to Ocean City than beach, boardwalk and beer. Arash Arabasadi of VOA's Persian News Network, spent an afternoon at some favorite, local hangouts in a city known for its tourism.


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