MAY 10 2021

Show your Love for Edisto

Getting away from the hustle and bustle of life is what many vacations are all about, but if you LOVE Edisto like we do, there are things you can do to help out around the island while visititing. Some of these suggestions are passive, taking very little effort without having to impact on a relaxing … Continue reading Show your Love for Edisto

MAY 03 2021

Edisto’s Storied Past

For what seems like such a small place tucked away from the rest of the world, Edisto Beach has quite a storied past. A complete timeline of the island’s history could (and does) fill novels, but take a look at this list of some of the biggest moments to ever occur on the island. Edisto’s … Continue reading Edisto’s Storied Past

APR 20 2021

Memorial Day Weekend: 5 Reasons to Visit

It’s almost time for another amazing summer on Edisto Beach. If you don’t have plans thus far (or if your plans don’t include Edisto) here are the top 5 reasons as to why you need to be here for Memorial Day weekend. 1. Summer technically starts in June, but we all know Memorial Day is … Continue reading Memorial Day Weekend: 5 Reasons to Visit

APR 12 2021

Edisto Area Parks (Some You May Not Know About)

Even after dozens of visits to Edisto Beach, there’s always something new to discover. If you’re ready to have your mind blown with some not-so-secret gems in town, then keep reading. Did you know there are a handful of parks in the town of the beach? Of course almost everyone is aware of the fact … Continue reading Edisto Area Parks (Some You May Not Know About)

JAN 06 2021

Life in Lost Village of Edingsville Beach

One Christmas I was hundreds of miles away from Edisto and feeling a little homesick for the island. I rifled through an old photo album while visiting my grandparents in Kansas City and an old article fell out on my lap. It was yellowed with age and had crumbled edges. I slowly opened the article … Continue reading Life in Lost Village of Edingsville Beach

SEP 28 2020

Edisto Beach has the best shrimp in the entire world

It’s a simple fact that Edisto Beach has the best shrimp in the entire world. It’s sweeter, juicier, and meatier than its counterparts anywhere else. That’s why when people come down to Edisto for vacation, they typically spend an inordinate amount of time trying to get their hands and mouths on these delicious little creatures. … Continue reading Edisto Beach has the best shrimp in the entire world

SEP 14 2020

Late Summer Fun

It’s hard to believe it’s already September, but there’s still plenty of great weather to be enjoyed on Edisto Beach. What’s great about this time is that many rental homes are available at cheaper rates since it is officially late summer. But that doesn’t mean you’ll miss out on any of the greatness that Edisto … Continue reading Late Summer Fun

AUG 24 2020

3 Tips for Visiting During Hurricane Season

We’re in the middle of hurricane season here in South Carolina, and that means you should be aware of a few things if you plan on coming down to the island. For starters, hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30 and peaks around September 10. The average hurricane season has 12 named storms. … Continue reading 3 Tips for Visiting During Hurricane Season

AUG 11 2020

Are There Sharks Here?

People come to the ocean every year and ask the same question: Are there sharks? The short answer to that is a simple yes. It’s the ocean, so there are all kinds of things in it and sharks are there, too. But they probably won’t hurt you. In fact, your chance of being struck by … Continue reading Are There Sharks Here?

JUL 27 2020

Never Miss a Shot

If there’s one piece of advice I could give anyone coming to Edisto Beach for vacation it is this: Have a camera ready at all times. Use the camera on your phone or go all out and get a waterproof camera so that there’s no chance of your camera getting damaged, but make sure you … Continue reading Never Miss a Shot

JUL 22 2020

Dog Days of Summer: Tips for Bringing Fido to Edisto Beach

Everyone loves a good beach vacation and that includes your dogs. If you come to Edisto Beach and struggle with the decision of whether to bring your dog with you or not, perhaps these tips will help you out. If you’re renting a house or a condo, check out the pet policy. After all, many … Continue reading Dog Days of Summer: Tips for Bringing Fido to Edisto Beach

JUL 20 2020

Stranded on the Beach

Getting stranded on Edisto Beach sounds like paradise for most people. However, that same sentiment does not apply to horseshoe crabs. Horseshoe crabs have been around for centuries, but in all that time, they still face one hurdle and that’s getting stranded on the beach. When these crabs come up onto the shore at night … Continue reading Stranded on the Beach

JUN 22 2020

Protecting the Loggerheads (and how you can help)

Edisto Beach is committed to conservation and preservation. That’s why the town makes a concerted effort to protect the area’s animals and nature as a whole, especially the loggerhead sea turtles. Loggerhead sea turtles are an endangered species that nest all along Edisto Beach, the beach at nearby Botany Bay, and on the nearby barrier … Continue reading Protecting the Loggerheads (and how you can help)

APR 06 2020

Edisto’s Spicy Beach Shrimp Recipe

With the weather warming up across the nation many people are getting in an “Edisto state of mind” right now. That typically means endless weekends on the water, walking around in flip flops, cooling off on a hammock, and, of course, coming to Edisto for an unforgettable vacation filled with good times and good food. … Continue reading Edisto’s Spicy Beach Shrimp Recipe

FEB 18 2020

Edisto for Newbies

The summer months are the most popular on Edisto Beach. Many of the visitors that come to the island have been coming since birth, but every year more newbies decide to visit our piece of paradise. While some visitors might know what to expect, others will need a crash-course in how to love Edisto. So, … Continue reading Edisto for Newbies