Does winter’s cold embrace have you dreaming of a warm Caribbean beach? Then, Ocean Club Resorts is the perfect answer to your winter blahs. It’s located on the beautiful, award-winning island of Providenciales on Turks and Caicos, which received Trip Advisor’s 2015 Traveler’s Choice Award for the #1 Island in the World! Turks and Caicos is just under three-hours with a direct flight from Charlotte, making it close enough yet far from winter’s chill.
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…]
For many of us, reminiscing about childhood trips to the beach evokes visions of a sleepy beach town where sand dunes outnumber the houses. If you want to give your children this same experience, Ocean Isle Beach is the place for you. Even though Ocean Isle Beach has grown into a vibrant beach town with abundant choices of vacation rentals, numerous seaside activities, and serene coastal views, the island has managed to hold onto its casual, low-key vibe from vacations past.