The best souvenirs are stories. Read them here on the Grownup Travels Blog.
The first thing I noticed when I walked into the garage in the centre of Myrtle Beach Speedway's track was the ten-foot wide poster hung on the back wall like the centrepiece of an altar, the word Speed scrawled across it in bright red letters. Printed behind the word...read more
Your Guide to the Junction in Toronto Toronto is a city of neighbourhoods. Some are defined by the cultural influences from the immigrants who first settled here, like 'Little Italy' near College and Bathurst or "Greektown" on the Danforth. Some are created from...read more
" A quiet joining of hands between science and art". This is how Archer Huntington, the millionaire philanthropist and poet who founded Brookgreen Gardens described his vision for this peaceful oasis on the South Carolina coast near Myrtle Beach. Initially Archer...read more
When many people think of Myrtle Beach, the place is synonymous with one thing: golf. But for those of us who don't like golf, what is there to do? Or more specifically, those of us who don't like to golf, aren't students on a mid-semester break, or aren't travelling...read more