A beach day is a great day, but why not get out into the waves as well? The Grand Strand’s 60 miles of coast leaves room for aquatic fun, and if you’re looking to splash in the waves, consider riding in style! With plenty of places for family and budget-friendly boat rentals, nothing can stop you from enjoying the beautiful… Read More “Boat Rentals & Tours”
Gardening Tips for Beginners
As the weather warms up, we find ourselves wanting to spend more time outside enjoying the sun. Although daunting to many new starters, gardening is the perfect way to enjoy the weather and is a great hobby for all ages. It is satisfying to grow fresh vegetables, fruits, and herbs, knowing that you were the one… Read More “Gardening Tips for Beginners”
Summer is right around the corner and for many, that means planning a vacation. We all know road trips are a fun and efficient way to travel, but sometimes your packing to-do list can get pretty long. Here are some of our road trip essentials for your next trip:
Let’s start with snacks. Snacks can make or break a trip,… Read More “Road Trip Essentials”
Why Booking Direct Makes a Difference
What is a vacation rental? How do I know if the bedroom set-up is right for my family? How close is this condo to area activities? Can I use a tent or canopy on the beach? There are many things to consider when planning the perfect vacation for your family and Garden City Realty… Read More “Book Direct with Garden City Realty”
It’s hard to beat the South Carolina summer heat with temperatures averaging well above 80° Fahrenheit daily. While the summer heat is most commonly accompanied by concerns of adequate sunblock application or strategizing how to get from your car to the office without getting sweat stains on your work attire, protecting our feet are often overlooked.
Most of us don’t… Read More “Flip Flops and Sandals”
The weather is warm, and spring is in the air. That can mean only one thing. It’s time for the 37th annual, world famous Blue Crab Festival located in the historic waterfront in Little River, SC. Mark your calendar and join the fun on May 19 and 20, from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. Come hungry and enjoy fresh seafood,… Read More “The 37th Annual Little River Blue Crab Festival”
Fourth of July is always a busy time on the Grand Strand. There is no shortage of events for this occasion in our area! To help you plan your Independence Day festivities, we have compiled a guide for fireworks displays, parades and other patriotic event opportunities. Enjoy, and have a safe and happy Fourth!
Fourth of July Fireworks Displays
Tuesday,… Read More “Star Spangled Fun: Your Grand Strand Guide for the Fourth”
A staple of every church dinner or family reunion, the pound cake is a southern art form. There are many varieties from chocolate and cream cheese to key lime and lemon, but if you can master the original, the others are a piece of “cake”!
It’s almost a rite of passage for a southern girl to learn how to make… Read More “Summer Recipe Series: Classic Vanilla Pound Cake”
Looking for that last minute side dish to take to a cookout, get-together, or just a fun snack for your next trip to the beach? Some call it “redneck caviar”, but I prefer “Carolina caviar”—call it what you like, it’s quick, easy, delicious and nutritious! It’s called “Carolina” caviar because all of the ingredients can be found locally grown right… Read More “Summer Recipe Series: Carolina Caviar”
Welcome Back! All Roads Open and Lead to Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Myrtle Beach Area Welcomes Visitors With Open Roads, Sunshine
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – While national and regional media coverage regarding the recent storms and floods quickly created questions and concerns from visitors, the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce immediately implemented a plan to address concerns and reassure travelers… Read More “60 More Days of Summer”