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Poe and Beaufort, SC

2017-09-14T09:48:48-07:00October 28th, 2015|South Carolina|

Beaufort's claim to fame?  Edgar Allan Poe lived here, albeit briefly.  Here's an interesting Poe story, thanks to Mental Floss: In 1838, Poe's only novel was published - The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of [...]

Stormy Charleston

2015-11-15T13:16:48-08:00October 26th, 2015|South Carolina|

It rained heavily in Charleston, enough to snarl traffic with flooding detours.   Locals are still recovering from the horrific storm earlier in October that dropped 17 inches of rain in 17 hours.  They're also [...]

Hilton Head

2015-11-11T17:43:35-08:00October 23rd, 2015|South Carolina|

Hilton Head is a golfer's paradise combined with endless walkable beaches.   In 1663, Capt.  William Hilton sailed from Barbados, landing here to explore lands granted by King Charles II to eight Lord Proprietors (whose job [...]

Hilton Head Segway Golf!!

2017-09-14T09:49:21-07:00May 23rd, 2011|South Carolina|

Yup, the foot is all better now!Don't these look like snakes?No, baby alligators, about 2 feet long.Riding Segways at Palmetto Dunes.As much fun as you can havein 5 hours of golf!

Playing Segway Golf!!

2017-09-14T09:49:26-07:00May 19th, 2010|South Carolina|

We solemnly swear, this is the most fun we've ever had playing golf! Instead of a cart, we zipped around on Segways in Hilton Head, South Carolina. A Segway is a battery powered gyroscopic personal [...]

South Carolina Beaches

2017-09-14T09:49:26-07:00May 16th, 2010|South Carolina|

The odd thing about South Carolina beaches is that the sun rises over the ocean (rather than setting as we west coast folks are used to). Here is the sun rising over the ocean, Mike [...]