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Chairs and umbrellas on the beach in Hilton Head.

Science Finds That Visiting the Beach is Good for Your Brain

A scientist has confirmed what folks on Hilton Head Island have known for a long time: spending time on the beach is good for you! In his book Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do, marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols explores the variety of mental benefits that come with visiting the beach. Continue reading

The famous lighthouse in Hilton Head.

5 Amazing Spring Events in Hilton Head

Spring is a fantastic time to visit Hilton Head, SC! Boasting beautiful weather and breathtaking scenery, our island is absolutely idyllic during this time of year. In addition to the wonderful climate, Hilton Head also hosts a number of fun events throughout the season. To help you make the most of your vacation, we have put together a guide to five of the best spring events in Hilton Head. Continue reading

A beautiful egret walking in the water.

Top 5 Hidden Gems in Hilton Head

Hilton Head, SC is one of the most popular vacation spots in the country! Our charming island is famous for its wonderful beaches, golf courses, and boat tours. In addition to these well-known attractions, Hilton Head also offers a number of smaller destinations that are absolutely worth a visit. To help you make the most of your next getaway, we have put together a guide to the top five hidden gems in Hilton Head. Continue reading

Seafood gumbo with rice.

5 of the Best Places to Eat Dinner in Hilton Head

If we can promise you one thing about your vacation in Hilton Head, SC, it’s that you definitely won’t go hungry! Our island is home to some of the very best restaurants in the South. Whether you’re planning a romantic dinner with your sweetheart or a meal with the whole family, you’re sure to find the perfect eatery for your evening out on the town. To help you make the most of your getaway, we have put together a guide to five of the best places to eat dinner in Hilton Head. Continue reading

Photo of a young Gullah woman.

Hilton Head History and Culture: Who Are the Gullah People?

Hilton Head, SC boasts a rich culture unlike anywhere else in the world. One of the oldest communities living on the island is that of the Gullah people. Descended from enslaved West Africans who were brought to South Carolina in the 1700s, the Gullah have preserved their unique traditions for around three hundred years. Today, visitors to Hilton Head Island can experience the Gullah culture firsthand, through history, art, and food. To help you prepare for your next vacation, Hilton Head Properties Realty & Rentals has put together a brief guide to the island’s Gullah heritage. Continue reading