Nestled amidst 60 miles of unspoiled white sandy beaches you’ll find Myrtle Beach. This South Carolina town has become one of the top vacation destinations in the United States. With more than 120 golf courses, warm ocean waters, over 1,500 restaurants, the best themed amusement parks in the nation and a score of shopping venues, it’s the ideal destination for just about anybody.
Myrtle Beach is a year-round playground for people of all ages. It sits in the center of long beautiful beaches known as the “grand strand.” They’re an excellent place to soak up the rays, do some body surfing and perhaps even go fishing.
Myrtle Beach is home to the best golf courses in the nation. These were designed by big names like Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus to name a few. You’ll also be glad to know that while in construction, every consideration was taken in order to preserve the region’s natural habitat.
Myrtle Beach can be a place for total relaxation. Visitors will find a number of spas featuring the best treatments in the industry. They have Swedish massage, seaweed wraps, reflexology and fruit facials among many. Many of them offer the opportunity for guests to participate in week-end long programs that include nutrition workshops and exercise routines.
But in Myrtle Beach, you can also get your daily workout in other ways. A long walk through enormous shopping malls is one option. And carrying lots of purchases will certainly do much for the muscle tone. You can buy everything from resort wear to stylish and trendy evening clothes. You can also visit the small boutiques specializing in South Carolina souvenirs, wines and more.
Myrtle Beach is a dream location for those who seek excitement. You can go down a dark slide at a speed of fifty feet per second or shoot out of a rocket. You can ride in the largest and most challenging roller coasters or drive a race car like a pro.
If you prefer more sedate attractions, there’s plenty to see and do. The State Park for instance has a wonderful display of indigenous fauna and flora to explore. Or you could go on a Carolina Safari Jeep tours which allow visitors insight into the area’s history as well as its unique landscaping. You’ll have the chance to go through salt marshes, see a rice plantation, real slave cabins and myriads of cypress and myrtle trees. Tour guides will amuse you with legends and stories of years past.
Myrtle Beach is also the site of great dinner shows and live entertainment. It’s the city of award winning productions like Carolina Opry which has been referred to as an “entertainment phenomenon.” Its cast of musicians and singers give audiences the best of rock’n’roll, pop, country, gospel and classic hits. Travelers can also enjoy dinner theater with unique pyrotechnics and choreography while savoring the exquisite seafood or southern style cooking.
So if you want to relax or spend an excitement-filled getaway, Myrtle Beach awaits for you.