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Myrtle Beach OVERVIEW
Myrtle Beach has long been hailed as one of America’s most family-friendly beach destinations and for good reason—it’s convenient and affordable, not to mention beautiful and studded with golf courses and beaches. The destination more than deserves its reputation as the “seaside golf capital of the world.” The destination is located about seven hours from Washington, D.C. and just 2.5 hours north of Charleston, South Carolina making Myrtle Beach travel convenient for east coast residents. The “Grand Strand” is the focal point of Myrtle Beach and is comprised of 60 miles of beach towns that are strung like pearls up and down the South Carolina coast. The main reason to come is for the sea and the best time for that is from mid-spring to late fall when the weather is warm. A hefty selection of attractions, ranging from golf (of the miniature or professional variety) to amusement parks and Vegas-esque showcases, draws crowds rain or shine. Of course, the wide, white sand beaches and picturesque ...See More dunes don’t hurt, either! When you’re not perfecting your golf swing or lounging on the sand, there are plenty of restaurants and shopping to keep you busy. Best of all, accommodations range from super affordable to five star, making it easy to enjoy the beach regardless of your budget. See Less
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