Welcome to Charleston, South Carolina

Thank you for choosing Charleston Gateway for your vacation guide.  We are pleased to offer you the most comprehensive vacation guide available in our beautiful city.  Be sure to pick up a copy of Charleston Map Guide as well! Our exciting new smart phone app, “Discover Charleston,” is available on Google Play and iTunes, helping you find everything you need on the go.

Check out our fact-filled “Lowcountry Backroads” article that introduces you to laid back Pawleys Island.  Known for amazing hammocks, great restaurants and unspoiled beaches, this is a perfect day trip for the family.

Art lovers will delight in Charleston’s many unique galleries.  A good place to start browsing is the Gordon Wheeler Gallery.  Read the article in this issue to learn more about this well-loved fixture of Charleston’s art world.

Summer vacation is an exciting time of year for kids.  We’ve helped you plan your memory-making activities in our “Fun With Kids” feature – from carriage rides to waterparks to history workshops geared for kids.

Enjoy your visit to Historic Charleston.  We hope you and your family will return to our beautiful city again and again.  Our website, www.charlestongateway.com, offers many more suggestions on what to see and do in our beautiful city.

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Summer Fun with Kids
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Summer Fun with Kids!

Charleston and her surrounding areas are filled with exciting activities for your family to enjoy!  Here are a few suggestions to get

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Rice Harvest at Middleton Place


@ Middleton Place

It’s harvest time on the plantation.  Join a costumed interpreter at the rice field overlook for a hands-on demonstration on how Carolina

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Shark Shallows

Shark Shallows

@ South Carolina Aquarium

Touch sharks and rays at your fingertips as you experience Shark Shallows at the South Carolina Aquarium. The first of its kind in

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