MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Myrtle Beach is one of the top 10 buzziest beach destinations in the U.S., according to Yahoo Travel.
Yahoo personnel canvassed sites like Tumblr, Facebook, Reddit, Twitter, WordPress and YouTube and then cross-referenced those findings with travel sites like TripAdvisor and Adobe Digital Index to help compile their top 10 list
Myrtle Beach’s buzz centered on its stage shows and entertainment, adrenaline-fueled watersports and wealth of restaurants.
“Our 60 miles of beautiful, sandy beaches, affordable accommodations and wealth of attractions continue to make the Myrtle Beach area stand out from other beach destinations,” said Brad Dean, president and CEO of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. “Social media plays a major role in how we market and promote the Grand Strand, and our inclusion in lists like this shows that our efforts are paying off.”
The top 10 buzziest beach destinations, according to Yahoo Travel, are:
• San Diego, Calif.
• Miami Beach, Fla.
• Myrtle Beach, S.C.
• Huntington Beach, Calif.
• Clearwater, Fla.
• Laguna Beach, Calif.
• Maui, Hawaii
• Jacksonville Beach, Fla.
• Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
• Hilton Head, S.C.