Tucked away inside Huntington Beach State Park is the gorgeous and accessible Atalaya Castle, an oceanfront mansion open for tours.
The King’s Highway, today known as U.S. Highway 17, is a gorgeous, fun route to explore on a road trip from Charleston, SC to Wilmington, NC.
I have a confession to make: I had never been to a dinner theater show before. I’m not really sure why because I’ve certainly come across them during all my travels. But I had always some other place, usually a local place, to have dinner. This past Friday night I decided it was time to […]
Looking for some outdoor recreation along the South Carolina coast? These six states parks have plenty to offer.
Everything you need to know about the fishing pier, campground, picnic shelters, and horseback riding at Myrtle Beach State Park.
Did you know George Washington spent a night here after becoming the first president and saved an oak tree? This is what you’ll learn with a tour at this South Carolina state historic site.
“Are you going to learn how to shag?” Within an hour of arriving in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina for a short getaway I had been asked this question by a half dozen people. The shag is the pride and joy of the locals and they want to share it with as many visitors as […]
Huntington Beach State Park is one of the best parks in South Carolina for viewing wildlife. Split between a brackish pond, saltwater marsh, and long beach, there are several areas each with unique wildlife throughout the year. Add to that the migratory birds and you have the opportunity to see an abundance of wildlife in […]
The news broke with an ominous thud: jellyfish invade Myrtle Beach, stay out of the water. Suddenly thousands of people who traveled across the country for the sun, sand, and surf were left without a chance to get in the water (don’t worry, though, it’s safe again as of this posting). But while Myrtle Beach […]
Waves crash on the beach ahead of you. The ebb and flow of the water stretches out of sight to the horizon. Seagulls fly overhead. A strong wind blows off the ocean, knocking back the hot and humid summer air. Beaches have long been a favorite tourism destination as people seek sand, sun, and smiles […]
A hundred feet away an alligator floats silently in the still waters of the Waccamaw River. The wooden boardwalk is a safe place several feet above the water, but it’s still a bit scary when the predator suddenly picks up speed and vanishes beneath the surface. The sun is getting low, casting a warm hue […]