Day Trip to Historic Georgetown
Written by The Monster Coupon Book on Saturday, April 1, 2017
Myrtle Beach has endless activities for you and your family to enjoy, but if you find yourself wanting to explore some of the surrounding cities near the Grand Strand, the coastal town of Georgetown is the place to go. Be sure to grab a Monster Coupon Book before you head out to get the best deals in the city!
Georgetown is the third oldest city in the state of South Carolina and is home to a small population of about 9,000. Although small, the city has a rich history and is home to many significant historical sites. With only 60 miles separating Georgetown from Myrtle Beach, it’s a great place to go if you’re looking for a nice day trip full of quiet activities.
The Georgetown Harborwalk is a great place to take a break from busy Myrtle Beach. It has much to offer including fine dining experiences and casual restaurants offering Lowcountry cuisine. The opportunities for shopping at the Harborwalk are endless. Whether you’re looking for antiques, trendy boutiques, or farmer’s markets, you’ll be sure to find quite a few souvenirs to take home.
If you have a passion for history, Georgetown is full of it. The Kaminski House Museum is located directly in historic Georgetown and is an architectural gem. It is home to a collection of English and American arts and furnishings. The South Carolina Maritime Museum celebrates the rich maritime history of Georgetown and South Carolina. If boats and lighthouses peak your interest, head on over to an exhibit that features documents, artifacts, and photographs of years past.
Once you’re done browsing through museums and shops, head over to the marina to check out some of Georgetown’s excellent fishing. Georgetown Coastal Adventures offers the best fishing offering various experiences including shark fishing, shelling trips, and fly-fishing. Take the whole family out to experience first hand the marine life Georgetown has to offer!
Don’t forget to pack your Monster Coupon Book before your day trip to Georgetown to snag all the best deals!