Charleston Shopping

Charleston Shopping

Charleston Shopping : a local’s perspective Get the inside scoop on where to shop and how to save from Charleston locals – they know how to shop and have the ultimate insider tips for you. With so many great shopping options, finding what you want and more is easy to do while visiting our area. Here are… Continued

The Charleston City Market

The Charleston City Market

The Changing Face of the Charleston City Market One of the most well known landmarks in the Holy City, the Charleston City Market is home to more than 300 vendors of unique merchandise, much of it local and regional, as well as 50 sweetgrass basket weavers.  Recently remodeled, the Great Hall is now heated and air… Continued

Haunted Charleston – The Old Jail and its Spirits

Haunted Charleston – The Old Jail and its Spirits

@ Bulldog Tours

Visit one of the most Haunted Charleston locations! The Old City Jail is a beautifully gloomy, castle-like structure standing tall in downtown Charleston. While nearby streets boast pastel-colored homes, historical churches and stunning gardens, there also sits this aging gray building with a dark history that contrasts dramatically to the Holy City’s otherwise romantic air.… Continued

The Gordon Wheeler Gallery

The Gordon Wheeler Gallery

@ The Gordon Wheeler Gallery

Visiting Charleston is an experience unlike any other.  Its large historic district includes businesses and homes dating back centuries.  There is ironwork that predates the civil war, cobblestone streets, hidden alley ways, window boxes overflowing with whatever is in bloom, parks and private gardens. In most cities the Visitor Center is a great place to… Continued

Bird Walks at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

Bird Walks at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

Starts: January 4, 2015

8:30am Every Sunday
@ Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

Take the short drive to Magnolia Plantation this Sunday for a bird watching walk through beautiful Magnolia Plantation & Gardens. There are 254 migratory and year round bird species found at Magnolia Plantation, and bird walks are the best way to see as many of these wondrous creatures as possible. Your guide, Perry Nugent, has… Continued

Drayton Hall

Drayton Hall

Starts: January 2, 2015

Open daily
@ Drayton Hall

Circa 1738, Drayton Hall is the oldest unrestored plantation house in America still open to the public and the nation’s earliest example of fully executed Palladian architecture. Never modernized with electric lighting, plumbing or central heating or air conditioning, the main house is unfurnished, allowing the beauty of the architectural details to become the focus… Continued