Casual attire in Charleston When I was preparing for my trip to Kiawah Island, the biggest question I had was about what to pack. I'd stayed at luxury resorts before, but this was the first time that one of the restaurants had a strict dress code. This packing guide will help you decide what to wear to Kiawah Island and other resorts like Sea Island, Montage Palmetto … [Read more...] about How to Dress for Kiawah Island and Southern Resorts
The 2000 film The Patriot tells of a South Carolinian man named Benjamin Martin that leads an uprising after his son was murdered by a British officer. The plot is loosely based on the life of "The Swamp Fox" Francis Marion, who engaged in guerilla warfare during the Revolutionary War. Mel Gibson starred alongside then-newcomer Heath Ledger, Joely Richardson, Jason Isaacs, … [Read more...] about The Patriot Filming Locations to Visit
The Sanctuary at Kiawah Kiawah Island Golf Resort is one of the South's pre-eminent resorts, located 21 miles south of Charleston along the South Carolina coast. It's accessible via Charleston International Airport as well as the private airport on nearby Johns Island. The 10 miles of uninterrupted coastline make it a popular getaway for travelers. There are over … [Read more...] about Staying at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort
The South has always been ideal for road trips with its winding backroads and quirky attractions. While travel is still limited in many parts of the country, these places are easy to visit by car while still taking the necessary precautions. Alligator Alley, Florida Alligator Alley As one of Florida's most desolate stretches of road, Alligator Alley seems like an … [Read more...] about 10 Essential Southern Road Trips to Take ASAP
It seems that just about everyone has a favorite beach town and they are rarely the same. Two of the most popular for travelers to the South, especially families, are Amelia Island, Florida, and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Both are a short drive from places like Savannah and Charleston and have popular resorts. Both have incredible restaurants showcasing the … [Read more...] about Amelia Island vs. Hilton Head Island: Who Does It Better?