Hey, go fly a kite!
No, seriously, today (Jan. 14) is International Kite Day. It’s a time to explore the wild blue yonder and celebrate the uplifting (see what we did there?) experience of kite-flying, and the observance also has a deeper meaning and origin…but we’ll get to that.
If you’ve never flown a kite before, or simply need a… Read More “ARTWORK IN THE SKY: A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO KITE FLYING ON THE SOUTH STRAND”
A new year means new vacation days to spend in Surfside Beach and Garden City. One of the best parts of vacation is finding restaurants that serve up hot breakfast staples. That is why Garden City Realty put together a list of eight of the best breakfast restaurants on the Grand Strand.
Flapjacks Pancake Cabin
Flapjacks has some of the… Read More “Breakfast Spots around Garden City Beach”
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”
For many of us, pets are part of our daily lives, so it’s only natural to bring along our four-legged family members on family vacations.
According to a survey by the American Pet Products Association, the number of pet owners who bring their animals with them when they travel is up nearly 20 percent in the last decade.
As we… Read More “Garden City Realty’s Guide to Bringing Fido to the South Strand”
When the leaves start falling and the air gets chillier, it’s time to start planning your fall break vacation, so why not visit the Garden City Beach area? The beach may not seem like your typical fall vacation spot, but there are plenty of things to do in Myrtle Beach near your vacation rental that don’t involve cold weather and… Read More “Fall 2021 Vacation in Garden City Beach: Your Seven Day Coupon Guide”
The summer months are in full swing, and they brought the heat. You’re probably planning your vacation with Garden City Realty right now, and getting ready to enjoy the beach. One thing you may want to know in advance is where all the best ice cream shops are in Surfside Beach. Don’t worry, Garden City Realty has got you covered.… Read More “Delicious Ice Cream Shops Near Garden City”
You packed up the family wagon in the wee morning hours, got a jump on rush hour traffic, there weren’t excessive bathroom breaks along the way, and somehow your crew landed in Garden City Beach ahead of schedule.
Because Garden City Realty’s (GCR) vacation rentals are booked at 100 percent occupancy through July with limited availability in August, do not… Read More “Garden City Realty’s Early Arrival Survival Tips”
With the world beginning to reopen in 2021, we’re all looking for anything and everything to celebrate. Why not have some fun in Garden City this Fourth of July? There are plenty of events, fireworks, and activities near Surfside Beach to get you outside and in the sun. That’s why Garden City Realty did some research to make it easier… Read More “2021 FOURTH OF JULY ACTIVITIES NEAR GARDEN CITY BEACH”
If you’re planning an anniversary trip, you’re probably looking for the most romantic place for couples. Let Garden City Realty help you plan a weekend getaway in Garden City Beach, SC with these tips for a successful couples trip.
Vacationing is a lot easier if you already know what you want to do when you get there. You… Read More “How to Plan a Romantic Anniversary Getaway”
by Kent Kimes for Garden City Realty
What is the goal of your vacation?
By its very definition, a vacation means to vacate your usual residence for an extended period of leisure, relaxation and recreation, a time to recharge your batteries away from the day-to-day grind.
Let us focus on the leisure and relaxation parts of that equation.
Every vacation… Read More “Chillax: Lowkey South Strand Vacations with Garden City Realty”