Moon Charleston & Savannah

Travel writer and Savannah native Jim Morekis shares the must-see sights and local secrets of Charleston and Savannah, from exploring the French Quarter to kayaking in the Golden Isles. Morekis includes unique trip strategies like Literary Lark—following the life and work of authors Robert Louis Stevenson, Edgar Allen Poe, and John Berendt—and his Kayaker’s Paradise […]

Moon Carolinas & Georgia

Writer and Savannah native Jim Morekis offers expert tips for visiting this beautiful southern region, from golfing at Nags Head to wandering through the North Carolina Museum of Art. Morekis uses his local knowledge to craft unique trip strategies for all interests, such as The Best Carolinas and Georgia Road Trip. Complete with details for […]

Celebrating America’s Melting Pot

To celebrate Independence Day, here are some vibrant, living destinations from sea to shining sea where you can experience firsthand the diversity of America’s melting pot.

The Best of Charleston and Savannah in 10 Days

Both Charleston and Savannah share an abiding respect for social manners and mores, for history, for making money, and for good food and strong drink. This tour begins in Charleston and gives you ten days to explore these two great cities.

Moon Spotlight Myrtle Beach

Moon Spotlight Myrtle Beach is a 60-page compact guide covering the best of one of South Carolina’s most popular tourist destinations. Travel writer Jim Morekis offers his firsthand advice on must-see attractions, as well as maps with sightseeing highlights, so you can make the most of your time. This lightweight guide is packed with recommendations […]

Moon South Carolina

Writer, editor, and past South Carolina resident, Jim Morekis covers the best of the Palmetto State—from the shores of Myrtle Beach to the undeniable charm of Charleston. Morekis includes fun and unique trip ideas for a variety of travelers, including Carolina for Kids, Historical Highlights, and Top Ten Golf Courses in this helpful guide. Whether […]

Discover Charleston & Savannah

Believe it or not, the occasional parlor game is still played in the drawing rooms of the classic homes of Charleston and Savannah. And one of the most popular games is comparing these two great old cities—so alike in so many ways, so unalike in others.

Summertime Thrills, Part 1

What began as a simple car that rolled down a hill has evolved into an engineering marvel. Roller coasters are bigger, faster, and more thrilling than ever. In this fun list, Moon.com Content Editor Gayle Hart shares several great wooden coasters in the United States.