From Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head, South Carolina is known for the excellent beaches. The beaches have soft white sand and are often next to charming beachside cities with classic boardwalks.
South Carolina has incredibly rich history, much of it related to the state's major role in the Civil War and Revolutionary Role. South Carolina was the first state to secede from the Union in 1860. The state saw the first major Civil War battle at Fort Sumter.
With over 100 public courses, South Carolina is regularly ranked as one of the top five states in the country for golf.
The most popular team sport in the state is unquestionably college football. South Carolina Gamecocks compete in the SEC. The state's pride is Clemson, the perennial powerhouse that won national titles in 2016 and 2018.