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
Credit: Michael Patterson The Southern United States isn't known for its large peaks or ski slopes like those of Colorado or California. But it is possible to see snow in the south, no matter what the weather report says. The region has ski resorts, snow tubing, and other winter fun. Artificial snow is used at many of the resorts but some years, real snow is found in the … [Read more...] about Where to See Snow in the South
Holiday pop up bars are the newest trend sweeping the nation, transforming themselves into winter wonderlands throughout the country, including the South. Companies like Miracle are known for their over-the-top style. All have a similar menu but the decorations vary slightly. Christmas sweaters The majority of the bars do not accept reservations, so you'll have to go … [Read more...] about 54+ Christmas Pop Up Bars to Visit This Holiday Season