Author Lawrence Durrell wrote, “Travel can be one of the most rewarding forms of introspection,” and indeed the sheltered harbor of Little River, South Carolina inspires one’s thoughts to turn inward. This picturesque fishing village, where pirates the likes of Blackbeard and Captain Kidd once took refuge, is an oasis of calm in the hectic bustle of the Grand Strand. The hotels in Little River, SC nourish your soul with solitude and striking natural beauty.
Stroll from your Little River hotel beneath the dramatic, spreading branches of centuries-old live oaks, dripping with lacy curtains of Spanish moss. The calm waters whisper hints of the heart’s deepest secrets to you as they have for generations. At dawn, fishing boats sail into the misty sunrise in pursuit of the day’s catch. Heed the call of the ocean and embark for deeper waters yourself on a fishing charter, or slip into a kayak and paddle along the sandy shores, alone with your thoughts.
At day’s end, enjoy a dinner of fresh local seafood while gazing out at the ocean and reflecting on your adventures. Stay the night in one of the hotels near Little River, SC so that you can linger a little longer along its peaceful shores, or use the rental cars in Little River to explore further afield. Beach after beach awaits you, each one with a slightly different story to impart.
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