Observation Wheel
Grandma just had to drag Grandpa, kicking and shouting, onto the wheel. It made about six complete circuits as Grandpa hung on for dear life.
Observation Wheel
Observation Wheel
A very large observation wheel in the heart of Myrtle Beach drew Grandma's attention.
Observation Wheel
Observation Wheel
Your terrified Grandfather on board the Myrtle Beach giant observation wheel. Notice that the gondola is enclosed. They also are air conditioned.
Observation Wheel
Observation Wheel
The view from the wheel.
Observation Wheel
Observation Wheel
Grandma finally convinced Grandpa to let go of anything he could grab to hold and and take a picture of her in the wheel high above Myrtle Beach.
Observation Wheel
Observation Wheel
In this photo two more gondolas are visible in the bottom of the photo.
Observation Wheel
Observation Wheel
This nice park, seen from the wheel, had benches for sitting and relaxing. Grandpa took advantage, of course.
Observation Wheel
Observation Wheel
The pier was very near the observation wheel. It didn't extend out too far.
Observation Wheel
Observation Wheel
The boardwalk at Myrtle Beach is not nearly as long as the one at Ocean City or Rehobeth Beach.
Observation Wheel
Observation Wheel
Unlike Ocean City Maryland, there are few shops and restaurants in Myrtle Beach. There are, however, a couple very nice shopping/entertainment malls.
Observation Wheel