Hilton Head + The Coast

Hilton Head + The Coast Travel Guide

Buy a classic rope hammock from this beloved shop.

Check out the weavers at this Pawleys Island shop.

A general store that will sell you a pouch of boiled peanuts (the unofficial state snack).

Just south of Charleston Harbor, tiny Morris Island is probably the last undeveloped spot on the South Carolina coast.

Mahogany-panalled refuge

Years as agent: 33. Specialties: Adventure, Spa, Hiking, Culinary. Consulting fee: From $100.

Tour the plantation, which grows the tea leaves used in Firefly sweet tea vodka, distilled down the road.

The best way to see this narrow barrier island, which is squeezed between a salt marsh and the Atlantic, is by bicycle. Rent one from Pawleys Island Beach Service.