Myrtle Beach reclines on South Carolina’s Atlantic coast, with a 60-mile string of beaches known as the Grand Strand. It’s the quintessential seaside destination, with its lively, fun-filled boardwalk, amusement parks, waterparks, and top-notch seafood restaurants. Add to that golf courses, fishing spots, and a sizzling nightlife scene too, and there’s something here for just about everyone.

    Southern charm and family-friendly attractions abound on the pristine beaches. You can enjoy colorful rides at the Family Kingdom Amusement Park, diverse shopping at Broadway at the Beach, and everything from endangered sharks to tropical fish at Ripley’s Aquarium.

    Where & what to eat in Myrtle Beach

    • 10 Places Locals Love to Eat in Myrtle Beach

      Myrtle Beach is a great place for food lovers as it sits right on the South Carolina coastline and is a prime spot for seafood bars in particular. But Myrtle Beach is also home to steakhouses, BBQ joints, fun family-friendly eateries, and romantic restaurants too. Reputed as having more restaurants per capita than many of America’s largest cities, Myrtle...

    Where to shop & what to buy in Myrtle Beach

    • 14 Best Shopping in Myrtle Beach

      Myrtle Beach is a fast-growing metro area where those with a knack for shopping can find many options for a good dose of retail therapy in the coastal city. From legendary gift shops and brand name retailers to boutique shops and flea markets, Myrtle Beach offers a myriad of shopping venues. Searching for chic fashion or authentic collectables? Myrtle...

    Where to go & what to do at night in Myrtle Beach

    • 10 Best Nightlife Experiences in Myrtle Beach

      Myrtle Beach is known as a fun seaside escape by day, but the festive vibe cranks up well into the night here, too. Broadway at the Beach is lined with several bars, pubs and dance clubs where party-seeking crowds wander in search of boozy refreshments and hot spots for live music or dancing. For a more low-key night...

    Useful information

    • Myrtle Beach Travel Essentials

      Our Myrtle Beach Travel Essentials lays out the essential information you need to help you plan your trip to one of the most popular destinations in the U.S.. No matter how frequently you travel, some questions will always need answers: What’s the weather like? How can I get from Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) to my hotel? What currency and...

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