For many years, Charleston, South Carolina and Savannah, Georgia have been pitted against each other as rivals. Both have similar histories, founded in the early days of America, and architecture that has been preserved thanks to forward-thinking locals. Both cities are also known for their food scenes and nearby beaches. Both have charming tree-lined streets and … [Read more...] about Charleston vs Savannah: Who Does It Better?
Many visitors to Charleston come to see the historic buildings that date back to the early days of the city's founding. While the plantations along the Ashley River are popular, you can also get a look inside some of the lavish homes downtown. While many are private residences, some are now house museums in Charleston, run by the Charleston Museum, Historic Charleston … [Read more...] about 6 Historic Homes in Charleston You Can Actually Visit
It’s the time of year when we start planning upcoming adventures. There are so many places I recommend visiting in the South, but 2020 will be an important year for many reasons. Based on travel trends from Destination Analysts, four of the top 20 destinations in the United States are within the South. Each of these destinations has been thoughtfully selected for what is … [Read more...] about Where to Go in the South in 2020
New York and Los Angeles may be known for their art scenes but the South has something to say when it comes to the arts. The region is responsible for self-taught and primitive artists as well as those that followed the traditional arts education path at places like the Savannah College of Art and Design or Ringling College of Art and Design. Art Basel, Miami, … [Read more...] about The South’s Best Art Festivals
Charleston, South Carolina is one of America's most popular travel destinations for its historic buildings, its award-winning food, and overall charm. But most visitors never make it out of the historic district and experience what makes the Lowcountry so unique. It doesn't take much more effort to cross out of the main tourist zone of the city and learn about the original … [Read more...] about 9 Things to Do in Charleston SC According to Locals