My Inner South Carolina Seashell Artist Is Channeling Whelks. We had an awesome day finding many different types of shells. Sanibel Island, Florida. Best Beaches In South Carolina, this video breaks down the top 10 beaches you can visit in SC. There are lots of deer, bobcats and plenty of interesting birds on Kiawah. “Travel and Leisure,” which lists Ocracoke Island as one of the nation’s best shelling beaches, suggests North Point after a big storm, especially a nor’easter, for … The incredible coastline of the Outer Banks spans roughly 200 miles from Corolla to Ocracoke providing you with plenty of places to go shelling. (RLogos, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons), (Photo by Evans/Three Lions/Getty Images). If everything they own seems to be monogrammed, they're probably Southern. All the rest is swamp water.