EP 18: Family Getaway to Charming Beaufort, SC

Hunting Island State Park, Beaufort South Carolina
Hunting Island State Park – pods of dolphins instead of crowds of people

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Show Notes

In this episode, we share our quick family getaway to Beaufort, a charming historical town in South Carolina.

We’re back traveling – mostly exploring the East Coast – and visiting those lessor known destinations. We want you to still have those travel experiences you are thirsting for – especially during these challenging times when you need a break!

Beaufort, South Carolina will give you that relaxing break you need, away from the hordes of people, and out with fresh, salty breezes.

We discuss:

  • The unique history of Beaufort and how you can learn about it on a self-guided walking tour and horse and carriage ride.
  • Hunting Island State Park, and its beautiful beach filled with dolphins
  • The historical Port Royal Island and the Cypress Wetlands – don’t miss!
  • Searching for shark teeth on Sand Beach – would you do it?
  • The best place to eat in Beaufort – amazing food and sunset views
  • Another amazing seafood restaurant overlooking the bay for sunset
  • Where Forrest Gump got his chocolates from for the Life is like a box of chocolate scene.
  • The bridge and island where parts of Forrest Gump were filmed
  • The Spanish Moss trail and how to make it enjoyable (important tip)
  • The charming boutique Beaufort Inn – make the accommodation part of the experience
Hunting Island State Park South Carolina


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