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Where bikes, boats rule

Tired of traffic and high gas prices? At these islands, you can enjoy a vacation destinations where your wheels aren't welcome.

Daufuskie Island, S.C.: This small wooded isle between Hilton Head, S.C., and Savannah, Ga., is accessible only by boat. Golf carts and bicycles are the only forms of transportation on the island, but what makes it unique is its Gullah food, music and local art. The island is mostly undeveloped, but has a resort, two golf courses and an art gallery.

Info: www.sciway.net/city/daufuskieisland.html.

Bald Head Island: Located at the tip of Cape Fear, it is accessible only by boat. More than 80 percent of Bald Head is conservation land where visitors can enjoy nature hikes and view sea-turtle nesting areas, but the only way to get around is by foot, golf cart or bicycle.

Info: www.baldheadisland.com.

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