While dipping your toes in the Atlantic may not be ideal this time of year, there’s another outdoor winter activity you can partake in when you’re visiting along the South Strand that you might not have thought about.
Have you ever tried birdwatching – or simply “birding” as it’s called by those in the know?
You may not have expected… Read More “GARDEN CITY REALTY’S GUIDE FOR BEGINNING BIRDERS”
Oyster lovers, your favorite season of the year is here. For those looking for fresh oysters, or do-it-yourself harvesting, we have provided a breakdown of what you need to know about South Carolina’s 2020-2021 Oyster Season.
Featured below are some of the best local events and restaurants where oysters are the main attraction. We’ve also included information about harvesting them… Read More “Coastal South Carolina Oyster Season”
Did you know that Murrells Inlet used to be a hot spot for pirates? In the 1800s, pirates guarded the coasts, just waiting for unsuspecting fishermen to dock and sell their goods. You may have even heard of Blackbeard, South Carolina’s most famous pirate! But this unexpected history eventually died down as pirates retreated into the open water and local… Read More “Fresh Seafood on the Grand Strand”
Located in Pawleys Island, The Hammock Shops Village is a rare treasure of a shopping center that offers a mix of Lowcountry nature, history, shopping, and dining. It’s more than shopping, it’s a Carolina experience. Bring the family to spend the day walking the streets and browsing what they have to offer. The village also has a fun-filled playground for… Read More “The Original Hammock Shop Village”
The Atalaya Castle, more-so known simply as Atalaya, is located in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. This national landmark has quite the history, rooted in art and philanthropy, and spanning across the 1900s.
Atalaya Castle was built as a winter home by the Huntington’s, Archer and Anna, between 1931 and 1933. The couple was from New York but relocated due to… Read More “The Atalaya Castle & Brookgreen Gardens”
Whether you’re visiting the Grand Strand area or you live here year-round, you may be looking for new ways to get out into the fresh air and enjoy the scenery. Biking is a great way to exercise, spend time with your family, and to just get off the beaten path. Two of the most popular biking paths, the Waccamaw Neck… Read More “Bike Trails”
Looking to spend St. Patrick’s Day in sunny Myrtle Beach? With our beautiful coastal weather and abundance of fun activities to do this year, it may just be your lucky day, or at least your greenest!
This Saturday, March 14th, marks the 32ndAnnual St. Patrick’s Day Parade hosted on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach. This event attracts over 40,000… Read More “St. Patricks Day Celebrations 2020”
Love is in the air as February 14th nears. If you’re looking for a romantic Valentine’s get-away, come enjoy beautiful Myrtle Beach. Whether you are looking to spend the weekend, or you’re already a local, there are plenty of heartfelt ideas for you and your loved one.
Something unique that our beach-side oasis offers, is the ability to head out… Read More “Love is in the Air this Valentines Day”
If you’re missing the calming lull of ocean waves, think about taking a ride out into the Atlantic on a dolphin tour! With some companies continuing into the winter months, there are various options to take the family on a fun, educational day trip—or to just start planning ahead for 2020!
Most dolphin tours glide through the coastal waterways in… Read More “Dolphins”
As winter slowly approaches and steals away our beach days, we may want to hold onto the things that remind us of those warm afternoons in the sun. One way to do this is to bring the beach inside—minus the sand. And so, we turn to decorate with seashells, a wonderfully nautical, and cheap solution to our winter blues.
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