Vacation Must Do's

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Fun in the sun, the warm sand, and the ocean breeze are all waiting for you here on Isle of Palms. When you're ready to take your next vacation, it's important to make the most of it and enjoy the time away from work, school, and your daily life. We've gathered some tips on making your next stay the best one yet, and this week we're going to share them with you!

Here are five tips on how to make the most of your vacation:

Now more than ever, it's important that we are vacationing safely. Exploring Downtown Charleston and learning about its history is always a fun activity to do with the family or whoever you're travelling with, and right now is a great time to take advantage of all the self-guided tours that are available! To give you some inspiration for what you might want to do next time you're here, we've gathered a few of our favorite walking tours around the Downtown area. 

If you do any of these tours during your trip, be sure to post pictures and tag us @IslandRealty on Facebook and Instagram; we would love to share them!


Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away, but it's not too late to make new plans! The holidays can be a stressful time, from figuring out who's going to host, to keeping everyone busy, to coordinating dinner plans. Luckily, there's options here in Charleston to make your Thanksgiving stress-free! Take a look at how people celebrate in the Lowcountry, and get inspiration for this year's Thanksgiving!

 As you make your way over the Isle of Palms Connector, you’re instantly surrounded by the city’s lush greenery and the sparkling waters of the Intracoastal Waterway. Upon arriving on the Island, you’ll see locals, island residents, and vacationers alike...

Isle of Palms is open again and short-term rentals are permitted starting on May 13. These activities are great ways to enjoy the area, while still being aware of your surroundings and being socially responsible!

With everything going on in the world right now, all we want is to be able to relax on the beach and soak up the sun. While Isle of Palms isn’t ready for visitors quite yet, don’t let that stop you from having a...

Every once in a while, Charleston’s weather doesn’t cooperate. There are those handful of days where it’s just a little too chilly, you get caught in the rain, or you simply don’t want to be outside. That doesn’t mean the day is wasted! There...

Things are starting to get spooky in the Lowcountry. Halloween is only a few days away, and so are a bunch of fun events all around Charleston. If you are taking a trip down to the Charleston area during Halloween week here are some...

One of the best ways to appreciate Charleston's coastal charm is by exploring the harbor onboard one of the many boat tours. You can charter a fishing boat and catch dinner for the night or go on a guided excursion that takes you to some of the best-kept secrets that only the locals know about.