The Grand Strand refers to a large stretch of beaches on the East Coast of the United States extending from Little River to Georgetown in the U.S. State of South Carolina.
Myrtle Beach, a city and vacation destination on South Carolina’s Atlantic coast, is the hub of the Grand Strand, a 60-mile string of beaches. It’s known for its celebrity-designed golf courses and brown-sugar-colored beach. Along its beachfront boardwalk are arcades, souvenir stands and restaurants, as well as the old-fashioned Family Kingdom Amusement Park and the SkyWheel, one of the country’s tallest Ferris wheels.
North Myrtle Beach is a coastal resort city in Horry County, South Carolina, United States. It was created in 1968 from four existing municipalities north of Myrtle Beach, and serves as one of the primary tourist towns along the Grand Strand.
Surfside Beach is a small seaside town in Horry County, South Carolina, United States situated eight miles southwest of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Its nickname is “The Family Beach”.
Murrells Inlet is a seaside town and census-designated place in Georgetown County, South Carolina, United States that is considered to be the “Seafood Capital of South Carolina”, but is also home to some of the nation’s finest golf courses.
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