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Family Travel: Crown Reef Resort in Myrtle Beach Opens Brand New Water Park

With an International airport and 29 nonstop airline markets on its daily schedule, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, welcomes families from all over the world to its Grand Strand. There are 100 golf courses, Broadway-style entertainment,…

Best of Coastal Summer in North Carolina in Instagram Pictures

We hope you have enjoyed the summer issue of the Skimbaco Lifestyle Magazine. Here, at Skimbaco, we believe in living life to the fullest. To us, that means spending time with our families. We’ve slowed…

The Carolina Beaches of Yesteryear

This post also available in our e-magazine Issue 3, page 30. There is just something about North Carolina beaches that evokes a feeling of tradition. Their beauty remains timeless. Sure, modern development has encroached on…

Travel Insight: All-Inclusive Resorts are a Smart Choice for Summer Caribbean Vacations

My husband is a budgeter, and after more than 10 years of marriage, I’ve learned that he gets a little grumpy on day five of a vacation when he’s pulling out his credit card to…

Primland Resort Gives Mom Adventure and Luxury

Moms are like superwomen these days. Sure, they love to be pampered with room service and spa treatments, but they like living on the edge, too. This year, throw in some outdoor adventure with some…

Family Travel: The Spa at Primland Inspires Wellness for Families through Native American Traditions

The Spa at Primland in Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia The Spa at Primland is nestled inside 12,000 acres in the South’s Blue Ridge Mountains. As you relax with a cup of herbal tea to…

Family Travel: Crown Reef Resort in Myrtle Beach Opens Brand New Water Park

Crown Reef Resort waterpark

With an International airport and 29 nonstop airline markets on its daily schedule, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, welcomes families from all over the world to its Grand Strand. There are 100 golf courses, Broadway-style entertainment,…

Best of Coastal Summer in North Carolina in Instagram Pictures

Topsail Sunset

We hope you have enjoyed the summer issue of the Skimbaco Lifestyle Magazine. Here, at Skimbaco, we believe in living life to the fullest. To us, that means spending time with our families. We’ve slowed…

The Carolina Beaches of Yesteryear

Beach Boardwalk

This post also available in our e-magazine Issue 3, page 30. There is just something about North Carolina beaches that evokes a feeling of tradition. Their beauty remains timeless. Sure, modern development has encroached on…

Travel Insight: All-Inclusive Resorts are a Smart Choice for Summer Caribbean Vacations

Skimbaco_Elite Island_GalleyBay

My husband is a budgeter, and after more than 10 years of marriage, I’ve learned that he gets a little grumpy on day five of a vacation when he’s pulling out his credit card to…

Primland Resort Gives Mom Adventure and Luxury

The perfect place for mom to have adventures - and get pampered!

Moms are like superwomen these days. Sure, they love to be pampered with room service and spa treatments, but they like living on the edge, too. This year, throw in some outdoor adventure with some…

Family Travel: The Spa at Primland Inspires Wellness for Families through Native American Traditions

Spa for everyone in the family

The Spa at Primland in Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia The Spa at Primland is nestled inside 12,000 acres in the South’s Blue Ridge Mountains. As you relax with a cup of herbal tea to…

Chef Johannes Klapdohr Lives Life to the Fullest with Farm-Fresh Cuisine

Chef Johannes Klapdohr at Old Edwards Inn and Spa

You can find this post also in our digital magazine Issue 2 on page 62 Old Edwards Inn and Spa Executive Chef, Johannes Klapdohr, is putting the mountain town of Highlands, N.C. on the map…

Garden Fresh takes on whole new meaning at Old Edwards Inn and Spa in Highlands, N.C.

Old Edwards Inn and Spa grows many types of radishes in its garden

This post is also available in our digital magazine, Issue 2, page 58. I can vividly remember my first bite of the gorgeous Spring Seasonal Salad I ordered at Madison’s in Highlands, N.C, the signature…

Master Baker Lionel Vatinet Lives Life to the Fullest by Teaching his Craft to Others

Homemade French Breads at La Farm Bakery in Cary, N.C.

When I want to experience a little bit of France in the South, I head to the charming Cary, North Carolina, café known to locals as La Farm Bakery. Once you walk through the doors…

Travel Insight: Hot Hotel and Travel News for Spring Break

W Resort in Bali

The temperatures may still be cold in some places, but we’ve got some hot travel news to share. Spring Break is on the mind of many right now. Myself, included. Where will your travels take…