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2 Great White Sharks Hooked Off Carolina Coast -- And This Was The Smallest

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 12.19.2016 | Weird News

It’s looking to be a great white Christmas off the coast of South Carolina. A fishing crew off Hilton Head Island reeled in two massive great white ...

Dr Zack Addy Returns to Bones: a Q & A with actor Eric Millegan

Xaque Gruber | Posted 12.16.2016 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

Fans of the long running FOX series, Bones, are rejoicing over the news that much beloved character, Dr. Zack Addy, played by actor Eric Millegan, wil...

Myrtle Beach Honors 9/11 Victims

Jeremy Alexander | Posted 09.17.2016 | Good News
Jeremy Alexander

Every year, in North Myrtle Beach, a memorial event takes place on main street. It is focused on remembering those who lost their lives and gave their...

Missing Spring Breaker Was Raped, Shot And Fed To Alligators, FBI Agent Testifies

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 08.29.2016 | Crime

A 17-year-old girl who vanished outside a South Carolina resort in 2009 was gang-raped before she was murdered and fed to alligators, according to an ...

Surprise, We're Goin' to the Beach!

Rebecca Stoufis | Posted 02.25.2016 | Travel
Rebecca Stoufis

The thousands of poetic descriptions of the beach, its waves, familiar and comforting, sound and scent, and no need for me to reiterate all that's been noted far more eloquently by others.

11 U.S. Beach Towns You Can (And Should) Escape To This Winter

Patti Morrow | Posted 12.22.2016 | Travel
Patti Morrow

Now that winter is upon us and an end to the frenzy of the holidays in sight, visions of escape routes to warmer climates are starting to dance in our...

Explore the Beautiful Ruins of Atalaya in South Carolina

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 06.23.2015 | Travel
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Today, Atalaya hosts an annual arts festival in September, drawing fine artisans and aficionados from around the country. Here, we take a fresh look at the estate with more photos from our feature story.

A Love Letter To Myrtle Beach

Love Letters | Posted 05.11.2015 | Travel
Love Letters

S. Whitney Holmes is a writer and editor in New York City. By day, she crosses the Ts on Travelzoo deals (and makes time to book them for herself!); b...

10 Hotel Water Parks Your Kids Will LOVE

Oyster | Posted 03.30.2015 | Travel

We scoured the country for hotels that have on-site water parks that are fun for both little splashers and thrill-seeking teens. From Wisconsin to New York to Tennessee, there's a waterslide -- or surf simulator -- with your family's name on it.

Is It a Luxury Apartment Building or a Hotel? Hotels With Gorgeous Apartment-Style Rooms

Oyster | Posted 12.08.2014 | Travel

These days, more and more hotels are catering to the ever-growing crowd that seeks a home-away-from-home vibe by offering guests super-sized suites with tricked-out amenities.

Our Favorite Off-Beat Beaches For Escaping The (Major) Crowds

Shermans Travel | Posted 08.30.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

We won't go as far as to call these spots "secret," but we will promise that you'll find a relatively intimate excursion with lots of character at any one of them. Ready to feel like a beach insider and stretch out?

Deck Collapse Sends Tourists To Hospital

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 06.07.2014 | Crime

A deck collapse in the seaside resort community of Pawleys Island, S.C., sent several people to the hospital Friday afternoon. WMBF reports a tot...

Someone Left A Loaded Gun In The Toy Aisle Of Target

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 06.05.2014 | Business

A Target employee found a loaded handgun in the toy aisle of a South Carolina store last week, just days before activists began petitioning the retail...

Taking It Slow in the Low Country: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

John Mariani | Posted 08.03.2014 | Travel
John Mariani

A great deal of the activity in the area is along the new (since 2010) $6.5 million, 1.2 mile oceanfront boardwalk that extends from 14th Avenue to 2nd Avenue Piers in Myrtle Beach.

5 Unforgettable Vacations for Under $100 a Night

Budget Travel | Posted 06.28.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

We know nobody wants to skimp on vacation -- it's the time for great food, luxurious surroundings, and breathtaking scenery. But what if we told you that all that can be yours for less than $100 a day?

The Extremely Hard Lessons That the Themed Entertainment Industry Learned From Hard Rock Park

Jim Hill | Posted 06.16.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

If you're going strictly by attendance levels as well as the amount of money this theme park pulled in during its brief life span, then Hard Rock Park clearly was a failure. If -- on the other hand -- you're going by what happened in themed entertainment circles after 2008... Well, that's where this story gets complicated.

A Love Letter To Myrtle Beach

Love Letters | Posted 05.26.2014 | Travel
Love Letters

I love the way you allowed me to grow and come into my own under your skies. In a strange way, you helped to raise and mold me. You gave me life lessons that would protect me even when I have lived away from your shores.

7 Best Budget Vacations for Spring

Budget Travel | Posted 05.24.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Smart travelers know that there's no time like April and May to visit brag-worthy beaches and celebrated cities -- for a fraction of what the crowds will be paying in summer!

5 Ideas for Your Next Mancation

U.S. News Travel | Posted 03.11.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

How is a "mancation" different than a bachelor party? These trips are about finding the time to bond with all of your buddies in a new place or with a new activity -- not celebrating one man's last night of singledom. But similar to organizing a bachelor party, planning a mancation takes work.

David Lohr

Father Pleads For Help Finding Missing Daughter | David Lohr | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

The devastated family of Heather Elvis, a missing South Carolina woman who mysteriously vanished from Myrtle Beach nearly three weeks ago, is appealin...

Hot Destinations and Top US Travel Trends for 2014

Cheapflights | Posted 03.01.2014 | Travel

As we wrap up another eventful year in travel, we take a sneak a peek at what's ahead for 2014. Of course, since past is prologue, much of what's to come was shaped by events in 2013.

Life's a Beach in Myrtle Beach

Rania Walker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Rania Walker

In my world Myrtle Beach was a place to go for golf, and well, Golf! It wasn't exactly the first family-friendly beach locale that came to mind. But I'd put it out there and with some guidance and help from friends, we created a plan.

7 Classic Beach Boardwalks

MiniTime | Posted 09.22.2013 | Travel

Saltwater taffy, carnival rides, and old-school fun are back on the upswing in classic beach towns whose boardwalks can make you feel like you've stepped into a time machine. Here are seven classic boardwalk towns that go out of their way to entice families,

Missing Teen's Mom: 'We Will Never Give Up Hope'

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 04.25.2013 | Crime

Brittanee Drexel was 17 when she vanished exactly four years ago today on the busy streets of Myrtle Beach, S.C. Now, her family has returned to the o...

PHOTOS: America's Best Boardwalks

Oyster | Posted 06.12.2013 | Travel

From Atlantic City to Santa Cruz, beach bums will strut their stuff down those sandy pathways, either taking in the views or letting loose on beachside coasters (or both!).