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Zip Your Way Around the Grand Strand on Ziplines

One of the latest trends in adventure sports and eco-tourism is the zipline and ropes course. These adrenaline-producing thrill rides give guests the chance to experience flight while they zoom along a high wire from Point A to Point B and take in all the sights along the way. The Grand Strand may have been a little late on joining more...

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Driving Tips and Tricks for Getting Around Myrtle Beach

Driving in a strange town can be scary, especially in a bustling tourist destination like Myrtle Beach. Not only are you unfamiliar with the roads, but neither are many of the drivers around you. Factor in the gawkers behind the wheel who are rubber-necking to catch a glimpse of all the wacky attractions and you've got a recipe for...

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Free Summer Concerts Take Center Stage in North Myrtle Beach

North Myrtle Beach is famous for its miles white-sand beaches, rows of seafood restaurants and retail shops, and shag dancing to the sweet sounds of beach music. In fact, all kinds of music – from the country and gospel sounds of the Alabama Theatre to the rhythm and blues of the House of Blues – give guests and locals a reason to...

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Top 5 Places for Live Music in Myrtle Beach

The Myrtle Beach music scene is happening, if you know where to look and listen. Here are the top 10 music venues on the Grand Strand: Alabama Theatre: This palatial venue might only be the second-best concert hall at Barefoot Landing (sorry, but House of Blues gets the...

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Top 5 Reasons to Stay on Property at North Beach Plantation

North Beach Plantation, a Four-Diamond full-service resort in North Myrtle Beach, offers so many first-class amenities, guests can spend their entire vacations on the property without missing out. Here are five reasons to spend a week in the lap of luxury at North Beach: Dining: The Grand Strand is famous for its...

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Five Tips for Sun Safety for Your Myrtle Beach Vacation

Between the beach, attractions, golf, dining, shopping and all the great things the Grand Strand has to offer, it’s almost impossible to have a bad time. But the easiest way to ruin your Myrtle Beach fun is by forgetting one simple product –sunscreen. It may seem odd that the white, sticky stuff can make or break your beach...

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The Five Best Bakeries in Myrtle Beach

When you are packing for your Myrtle Beach vacation, be sure to bring your sweet tooth. With so many delicious bakeries in town, especially in the neighborhood surrounding Long Bay Resort, vacation is a great time to treat yourself to some freshly baked treats and other sweets. Here are the best five places to find them: ...

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Carolina Country Music Festival Adds Another Day, More Artists

What could be more fun than three days of country music in Myrtle Beach's downtown district? Try four days of country music in the same scenic setting. The inaugural event, which will be held on the former Pavilion site along Ocean Boulevard and the Atlantic Ocean, has seen such a reaction to the announcement of the event that a...

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Top 5 places to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth in Myrtle Beach

After a hot summer day at the beach, nothing hits the spot like a frozen treat. And after a night out on the town as dinner fades into a distant memory, your body is craving something sweet. That’s when it’s time to reward yourself with a trip to one of Myrtle Beach’s many bakeries, ice cream parlors and sweet shops....

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