Happy Place: noun A place which a person associates with happiness.

Is it possible to fall in love with a place?

Some places evoke strong feelings of attachment. They make us feel inspired, accepted, and contented. These are the places where we feel like we fit and all is right with the world (or could be at any moment!). These are places that are a little taste of heaven on earth. Happy Places are the places where we all want to live, visit and return to over and over again.


Pawleys Island, SC located between Charleston and Myrtle Beach, is known as one of the oldest summer resorts in America. In the 1700s, it was an escape from the summer mosquitoes but today it is an escape from a hurried, pressure-filled lifestyle to a more gentle, laid-back way of living.


Just 10 miles east of Charleston, Sullivan’s is a fun, laid-back beach town with a slightly hip vibe. The beautiful un-crowded beaches, great restaurants and bars, and rich history make it a very popular place with Charlestonians looking to escape the heat and the crowds of summer tourists.


Within commuting distance to Manhattan, Westport is a historic, small New England town located on the shores of Long Island Sound with big city amenities and sophistication.