9 Places to Destress
Hilton Head, South Carolina: Island Time
Southern hospitality extends even to alligators in Hilton Head, South Carolina, where it's not uncommon to see the large lizards basking on area golf courses. Follow their cue and stay awhile. Although it's only 12 miles long and 5 miles wide, the area is packed with 250 restaurants, 24 golf courses, 80 miles of bike trails and numerous picturesque beaches. You're surrounded by warm-weather action here (800/523-3373; hiltonheadisland.org).