Do you and your family like to take walks on the beach looking for shells to take home? If you do, then we want to share with you some of the shells you can find in North Myrtle Beach. Staying in one of our Oceanfront vacation rentals will allow you and your family to be close to the shoreline. Let’s look below at what shells you can find while you are on vacation here in North Myrtle Beach.
The Lettered Olive happens to be the state shell for South
Carolina since 1984. This is a standard shell that you will find on the South
Carolina Coastline and is one that you will want to see more of. Known for its smooth,
shiny, and cylinder shape along with Its unusual brown markings is a beautiful
shell that you will want to continue to add to your collection!
Whelk shells are found a lot on the east coast, but they are
often located here on the shoreline of North Myrtle Beach. These shells are
often confused as being a conch shell by many, but don’t let that stop you from
adding to your collection. Whelk shells are beautiful, and you will often find
them with a spiral pattern on the outside of the shell. These do come in
different sizes, so don’t be discouraged if you happen to find a small one compared
to a larger one on your trip.
Cockle shells are found on many beaches around the United
States and will be easy to distinguish. These shells look a lot like a scallop,
but they have a heart like shape to them, unlike a scallop. Cockle shells come
in a variety of colors and sizes and are one to collect. You can use them with
arts & craft projects, place them in a jar with a candle in the middle, or
let the kids use them to decorate their sandcastles.
Coquina Clam Shells
The Coquina Clamshells are many that you will find along the
shore and are often one of the most common shells found at the beach. Many children
love to see these shells while at the beach and collect them. They are small clamshells
that are around an inch long, and they are found in several different colors. These
shells are often found alive by the water burrowing themselves in the sand.
Many other shells can be found in North Myrtle Beach, such as Jingle Shells, Banded Tulips, and Atlantic Moon Snail Shells. Staying in one of our Oceanfront vacation rentals will allow you and your family to enjoy the beach to collect shells. We can’t wait to hear all about the shells you found while on vacation here in North Myrtle Beach!
Have you ever experienced North Myrtle Beach in the fall months? If you haven’t, then you are in for a treat. North Myrtle Beach is an excellent place to vacation during the fall because of many different reasons. Staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will allow you and your family to experience the beach differently than before. Let’s look below at why you should book your fall trip to North Myrtle Beach today.
The weather in North Myrtle Beach during the fall months
happens to be fantastic. In September, the highs are around 83°, with the lows
being around 68°. October, the highs are approximately 75° with a low around
56°. These temperatures are perfect for laying on the beach and enjoying the
sun. At the same time, it does rain during the fall months, but it usually won’t
be every day—what a great way of taking the kids to the beach without the
extreme heat this fall.
Another excellent reason for vacationing to North Myrtle
Beach this fall is it is less crowded. You may find that coming in the fall is
the perfect time for your family. While the summer usually is the most popular
time to vacation in North Myrtle Beach, the fall is even better. Going to
Broadway at the Beach or Barefoot Landing may be a little crowded on the
weekends with the locals. We promise that you will love being able to get into
a restaurant sooner and being able to enjoy your shopping time or the day on
While there are many other reasons to book your vacation to North Myrtle Beach this fall, these we wanted to share with you. If you haven’t booked your trip yet, now is the time. We hope that you and your family will be able to enjoy the weather and the atmosphere this fall!
Are you and your family looking to get out of the house and go on vacation? If you are, then come to North Myrtle Beach this year. The 4th of July will be a little different for many around the country, but there is still plenty to do in the area. Staying in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals will keep you close to the fun. Let’s look below at what your family can do while on vacation this 4th of July.
Many of the fireworks around the area have been canceled or rescheduled this year. There will be fireworks happening in Downtown Conway, which is about a 35-minute drive from North Myrtle Beach. This fireworks show will be starting at 9:30 pm so be sure to get there a little early before the fun.
Since you will be at the beach on vacation, why not take advantage of the surf & sand. North Myrtle Beach has some of the best beaches on the Grand Strand. If you happen to stay in one of our Oceanfront vacation rentals, then you will be able to walk onto the beach right from your home. Staying in a vacation rental that is not on the beach, there will be plenty of public beach access’ that your family can go to. Just enjoy the time you have together while you are relaxing together, enjoying the sun, sand, and surf.
While on vacation in Myrtle Beach, head on over to a new place where you and the family can enjoy a cold treat. The Crazy Mason is one of the area’s latest craze, and we can’t blame them either. Treat the family to some out of this world milkshakes in a mason jar. The Crazy Mason is located in the Market Commons area inside the 810 Billiards & Bowling. The family will fall in love with visiting this local family-owned business on your 4th of July vacation!
There are many other fun things that you and your family can do while you are on vacation this 4th of July, but we wanted to share these with you. If you haven’t booked your vacation to stay in one of our North Myrtle Beach vacation rentals, now is the time. We look forward to seeing you and your family this 4th of July as you relax!