Beach Vacation Homes, Condos, Cottages and Villas in South Carolina
One of the United State's southern states, South Carolina, like its northern sibling North Carolina, offers much to see and to do. For those wanting urban adventures there are historic and modern communities alike to explore. Some of the best known are the state's capital, Columbia, Aiken, Charleston, Clemson, Florence, Greenville, Georgetown, Spartenburg, and perhaps the most famous, Myrtle Beach. Myrtle Beach has sixty miles of white sand beaches dotted with resorts and historic landmarks. There is wonderful shopping and entertainment. This location alone boasts over fourteen million visitors annually. There is also some fantastic golfing here. Food in the area is influenced by the French and creoles styles.
Of course if you want to get away from that you should consider some other locations. Some of the best wilder places to visit include Edisto Island. This natural location is 45 minutes south of Charleston and is filled with moss-covered oaks, creeks, and beaches. You might also like Hilton Head Island, Congaree National Park, Seabrook Island, Isle of Palms, or the three hundred year old Beaufort. While English is the official language, you may encounter Gullah spoken when you visit the Sea Islands area. Aside from this, there are a number of other historic spots or national treasures. The best known are: Charles Pinckney National Historic Site at Mt. Pleasant, Congaree National Park in Hopkins, Cowpens National Battlefield near Chesnee, Fort Moultrie National Monument at Sullivan's Island, Fort Sumter National Monument in Charleston Harbor, Kings Mountain National Military Park at Blacksburg, Ninety Six National Historic Site in Ninety Six, Over mountain Victory National Historic Trail, and Healing Springs near the town of Blackville.
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