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Stories and Tips Surfside Beach

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Huntington Beach State Park

Written by kstraveler on 04 Mar, 2005

Archer and Anna Huntington bought four plantations near Surfside Beach in South Carolina. With time, the Huntington property became Brookgreen Gardens, a place to display Anna's beautiful sculptures, and Huntington Beach State Park. This was our second visit to the park. We…Read More

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Written by kstraveler on 04 Mar, 2005

In the early 1930s, Archer Huntington and his wife had a beach house built by some of the local builders. The house is not furnished, and visitors tour the house using a guide given to them as they pay to enter Huntington Beach State…Read More

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A Boat Trip to Fort Sumter

Written by kstraveler on 04 Mar, 2005

Fort Sumter is temptingly close to Surfside Beach, so we drove over to Patriot's Point one morning and bought tickets to Fort Sumter. Fort Sumter had been on our list of places we wanted to see since it is the location of the beginning…Read More

Beach Vacation

Written by Ckmm430 on 09 Jun, 2004

We had a great vacation at Surfside Beach SC. We had never traveled over the Memorial holiday. We drove at night and the traffic was relatively light. We arrived to find out it was the end of Black Bikers’ Week. The traffic was heavier…Read More

W. & D.'s Honeymoon

Written by jesuspepsi on 16 Mar, 2004

My wife and I sent her sister and new husband to Surfside Beach, SC for their honeymoon. They stayed at the Presidential Villas at Plantation Resort and visited many of the sites in and around Myrtle Beach. They went to the Ripley's Museum and said…Read More

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The South Carolina State Museum

Written by kstraveler on 04 Mar, 2005

We visited the South Carolina State Museum and the South Carolina Civil War Relics Museum while we were in Columbia. Both museums were excellent, and we learned a lot from our visits. …Read More

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The Capitol at Columbia, SC

Written by kstraveler on 03 Mar, 2005

On our way to Surfside Beach, we stopped in Columbia, South Carolina, to see the capitol building and the South Carolina Museum. The capitol is not open Saturday mornings, so we were not able to see the inside of the building. There were…Read More

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