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Myrtle Beach Slang

by Joseph Bailey, II. Posted Oct 12th 2010 10:16 AM
Myrtle Beach Slang

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So you're headed to Myrtle Beach for that last minute beach weekend, maybe your thinking of visiting some family in the area, or possibly you're just cruising through on your next road trip. Any reason for visiting the area is a good reason to brush up on some of the lingo only found in the Laguna Beach of the Carolinas. I have met more than one yank who has shown up at a fish camp with his rod and reel ready to go only to find all the fish are already dead. So read on and maybe save yourself a little bit of embarrassment when trying to cruise with the locals.

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5 Best Photo Opportunities in Charleston

by Patricia Marroquin. Posted Sep 24th 2010 08:07 PM
Photo Opportunities Charleston

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Charleston, S.C. evokes images of grand antebellum mansions, quaint cobblestone streets, historic districts, church steeples, military splendor and just plain Southern charm. Here are 5 top photo opportunities in Charleston, S.C.:
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Charlotte Slang

by Karan Moses Robinson. Posted Sep 23rd 2010 06:56 PM
Charlotte Slang

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Although Charlotte may not be among the top 10 tourist destinations, it still offers much to do. From seeing a play, a musical or concert at any of the numerous venues around the city to screaming on roller coasters, entertainment is always close by. Whether you're going to the concert of a world famous musician or viewing the exhibit of an up and coming artist, here are some Charlotte slang to help you fit in like one of the locals.
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