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Five Tips for Traveling with Children

Thursday, September 15, 2016 9:27 AM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

Here in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, we have a TON of activities to keep your little ones busy and entertained, but traveling here can be a different story. Whether you’re road tripping or headed to the airport, here are a few tips to make traveling with children just a little bit easier. Schedule travel around nap times. By traveling around nap times or even at night, you can ensure that most traveling time is spent with snoozing kids. This is especially helpful for little ones that get frustrated easily in a car seat. Travel light. Try to…

The day’s forecast won’t be the only thing you’ll see on The Weather Channel on Friday morning. Popular meteorologists Jim Cantore and Sam Champion will be broadcasting live from the Myrtle Beach area from 7 to 10 a.m. on Friday, July 24. When they’re not giving you a rundown on how your local weather is going to shape up for the weekend, the two will show viewers some of the Myrtle Beach area’s best kept secrets. These include some of our amazing wildlife, delectable cuisine, vibrant wine, skilled surfers, experienced shag dancers,…

Peanut Butter On That Burger?

Thursday, July 9, 2015 4:57 PM by VisitMyrtleBeach SC

We’ve been on a bit of a foodie kick in this space the last few days, and today won’t be any different. Since it’s summer, one of the culinary staples is hamburgers. And in the Myrtle Beach area , if we’re not cooking them on the grill, we’re heading over to River City Café to try one of their unique concoctions. River City Café is a true Grand Strand original. Its rustic atmosphere is always inviting, and with a number of locations throughout the Myrtle Beach area, you can enjoy your burger while overlooking either the Atlantic Ocean, or…

The summer continues, and with temperatures a bit on the warm side, when we’re not thinking about a dip in the ocean or the pool, we’re thinking about ice cream! Yes, that cool, creamy, delectable treat that is enjoyed by those who are 5 or 95. Fortunately, the Myrtle Beach area has a wealth of options when that sweet tooth starts tingling. For those wanting to escape to the creameries of old, step back in time with a visit to Kirk’s Ice Cream Parlor and admire its old-fashioned atmosphere. The classics are all there - cookies and cream,…

We know what you're thinking; the weather is getting warmer, and it's time for a little down time. And a long weekend excursion to the beautiful Myrtle Beach area is certainly what the doctor ordered. In order to make the most of your visit, we've come up with five handy tips to help you plan for that perfect vacation getaway: 1. Check out lodging deals ahead of time Travelers will find overnight options to fit any budget in Myrtle Beach, which boasts more than 98,000 accommodations. The latest deals from a variety of properties are always…

How about this weather? The frigid winter conditions have taken a backseat to several days of gloriously blue skies, sunshine and pleasant temperatures. Yes, it's official; spring is here! And as the beautiful weather continues, we can't think of a better way to spend it than to commune with nature. Here in the Myrtle Beach area , we're fortunate to have two great state parks in which to do just that. Myrtle Beach State Park is gearing up for its big springtime extravaganza - Park Palooza! - on April 4. Fun for the whole family is guaranteed, with…