Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and the surrounding Grand Strand, are back. Sun seekers are hitting the beaches, golfers are working on their drives and putts, and visitors are enjoying the appeals that each year attract some 20 million people. 

Like other destinations around the United States, which are gradually returning to what’s called the “new normal,” there are differences from the way things were only months ago. But any inconveniences pale when stacked up against what the area has to offer.