Port Royal, Home of Two Historical Firsts

Few towns in North America can boast of a history as long and as interesting as that of Port Royal. Located between the Beaufort River and Battery Creek and surrounded by the Marine Corps Air Station, Port Royal is just a short drive from Beaufort, which has one of the largest natural harbors on the Atlantic Coast. Port Royal is the site of two … [Read more...]

Beaufort, Retirement USA

Even 20 years later, the locale that served as the setting for the classic baby boomer film, "The Big Chill," continues to attract people longing for a connection to the past and the peace of mind found only in a town like Beaufort, South Carolina. The almost magnetic draw the town has on people explains why Beaufort County is already home to … [Read more...]