Vacation Ideas for Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Resting on a continuous stretch of beach known as the Grand Strand on the eastern seaboard, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina attracts some 14 million visitors with its temperate weather and exciting assortment of attractions. The sheer number of technical yet aesthetically stunning golf courses designed by the likes of Greg Norman, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Robert Trent Jones entice avid golfers from around the globe. Play surrounded by South Carolina’s unspoiled natural habitat and ocean views in the “Seaside Golf Capital of the World.”
The sixty miles of sandy shores that host Myrtle Beach also boast a pulse-quickening amount of shopping, dining, water sports and thrill rides. Stroll the 1.2 mile beach promenade which includes waterfront restaurants, shops, weekly firework shows, children’s activities and the new Skywheel – an 18 story high Ferris wheel with temperature controlled gondolas. Hang out with lady luck aboard the Aquasino Casino Cruise, ride horseback on the beach, smell the roses at Brookgreen Gardens or float at the Myrtle Waves Water Park.
Local events like the annual Coastal Uncorked wine festival and free weekly concerts along the Ocean Avenue boardwalk offer even more excuses to combine relaxing days at the beach with fun diversions. Check out our best deals on beachfront condos, private vacation rental homes and townhomes to begin an unforgettable trip to the shores of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.