Myrtle Beach, an exciting city and premier vacation spot on the southern coast of South Carolina, is home to the largest barrier island community and the world’s largest barrier reef. It is also popular for its fine-dining establishments, theme parks and theme beaches.
Along its oceanfront boardwalk, there are souvenir stands, arcades and restaurants, and also the traditional Family Kingdom amusement park. The SkyWheel, the longest Ferris wheel in the United States, and the family-friendly Family Kingdom entertainment park allow families to have fun in Myrtle Beach without having to leave the comforts of home. The city has two hotels: The Hilton Myrtle Beach and the Intercontinental Hotel and Spa. The city also has several restaurants that serve different kinds of food.