Myrtle Beach has long been a destination of choice for families. Arcades, t-shirt shops, and entertainment venues coupled with a revamped boardwalk solidifies this bustling seaside town as a must-visit place for kids of all ages. Among the almost limitless places to stay is the Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark. This cool, super kid-friendly resort boasts oceanfront accommodations, an onsite waterpark, and reasonable rates, making Crown Reef an ideal choice for families.
On the exquisite Kiawah Island, Jasmine Porch is a fabulous lowcountry restaurant serving the most incredible Sunday brunch your taste buds will ever experience. This magnificent brunch, that will stimulate all your appetites and satisfy all of your foodie desires, can be found in The Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. I have had the privilege to enjoy two brunches at this fabulous place and I long for a third. Dining there feels a bit like a privilege!
A chain of barrier islands, the Outer Banks is an ocean playground for all ages. The locals refer to them as OBX and millions of people make these islands their summer destination. For your next visit to OBX, choose one of the following for a unique lodging experience. [Read more…]
Florida is a big state, offering a plethora of vacation destinations. Orlando is on every family’s radar and is a wonderful family vacation. However, there are many other great places to visit in The Sunshine State. From a friendly chat with Visit Florida’s Family Insider, Carrie McLaren, I learned about 4 fabulous beach destinations perfectly suitable for families. McLaren travels around her state with her husband and two daughters. Here are 4 of her suggestions.
Hearing the Westin Hilton Head Island Resort just went through renovations to the tune of $30 million made us quickly consider this low country vacation spot for a long weekend. The renovations were completed in late April and we chose mid-July for our getaway. We love Hilton Head and a freshly updated resort was just too tempting for us. This was a super easy decision. [Read more…]