By AAA Travel Editors
January 11, 2022
Little River, ahoy! This community near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is perfect for a side trip, so feeling a need to explore only makes sense. The South Carolina coastline has drawn all sorts of wanderers, including pirates and bootleggers. In these parts, stories tell of Edward Teach, better known as Blackbeard, as well as Stede Bonnet and Anne Bonny. If you enjoy the waterfront, a trip to Little River will be one to treasure.
Luckily, the drive from Little River, South Carolina, to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is about 25 miles and passes many recreational opportunities. Golf? Check! South Carolina's shoreline is said to be the Golf Capital of the World, with more than 70 courses in the region. There's also dog-friendly Vereen Memorial Gardens, which features boardwalk trails and scenic views. With the World Famous Blue Crab Festival in May, visitors from Myrtle Beach and around the country come for fresh seafood, boating and deep-sea fishing. So, set your compass toward Little River to chart your own adventure.