Earthquake bolts were used to stabilize historic Charleston SC homes after the great 1886 earthquake.

Earthquake Bolts

What are earthquake bolts? A visit to Charleston is not complete without a stroll by our many beautiful historic homes. The lovely architecture and colors are complemented by lush gardens, all carefully preserved to look much like they did in […]

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Charleston in Film

The Charleston area is so picturesque you may feel like you’re on the set of a hit movie or a Netflix blockbuster. Trust your feeling – many movies have been filmed in and around the Holy City. Here are a […]

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What’s Cookin

World Grits Festival April 16-18, 2020 Take the short drive from the Holy City to St. George, South Carolina, for the World Grits Festival. In 1985, it was found that this small town consumes more grits per capita than anywhere […]

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