10 Things You Must Do In South Carolina On A Hot, Summer Day

You look outside and the sun is shining so brilliantly, the sky is clear and blue and you can’t wait to get out there and enjoy it all. You hum to yourself as you get dressed, get all your gear ready for the day, and then you step outside and you’re hit full face with what feels like the burning breath of a dragon. Immediately your hair falls flat, your clothes stick to your skin, and you start to feel drips of sweat falling to your shoulders all the while the sun feels as if it is baking your skin as if you were a broiling ham.

Yes, we have all been there. South Carolina summers can be harsh to say the least. Sweltering is a nice word to use for the weather. So, I have put together 10 things that may take a bit of the sting out of that hot summer day when you want to get out of the house, but you don’t want to end up as fried bacon.

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We all can’t wait for summer to get here after the cold and dreariness of winter, but sometimes summer can be too hot to handle. These are a few ways to beat the heat and still get out of the house. Do you have a favorite way to stay cool during those unbearable summer days? Tell us in the comments below!