Taking a summer vacation is likely the best part of the year for many. Having time to wind down and relax away from home without the stress and responsibility of work is important for everyone.

Planning a vacation, however, isn’t always a blast. Finding accommodations, planning meals, and choosing entertainment can be hectic, confusing, and frustrating, especially if you’ve never visited your vacation destination before. And when you’re traveling with a group, each decision gets even more complicated.

If you plan to hit some of the best beaches in the east coast this summer at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, take a look at the graphic below. You’ll find a collection of the most popular spots in the area, from food and shopping to recreation and entertainment. Whether you want to keep your trip low key by lounging on the beach or get adventurous by exploring the sights and landscape, everything you need to plan the perfect beach trip is ready and waiting.

Myrtle Beach Vacation Guide