Charleston is the oldest as well as the largest city in South Carolina, America
The city is also known for its strong tourism industry
It is well known for its cobblestone street and french quarter atmosphere
Famous destinations include Waterfront Park, Fort Sumter National Monument, Historic Charleston City Market, and South Carolina Aquarium
Relax and treat yourself with the beautiful views and atmospheres of Waterfront Park. This place gives you the old-fashioned park benches with stunning water sight. This place has fountains that light up at night. What more could you ask for? Romantic and charming is a perfect place for a date. This park also has free wifi as a bonus.
Another beautiful park at the downtown of Charleston is Fort Sumter National Monument. Your visit here isn’t complete if you don’t visit this park. Best known for its historic site and also complete with narrated board and walking portions.
There is a historic market here in Charleston known as Historic Charleston City Market. The market is located indoors. But that wouldn’t make you bored because the attraction has many stalls. So many things you can buy here such as jewelry, pottery, candles, antebellum apparel and many more. Don’t forget the local artwork too.
Charleston has signature dishes, they are shrimp and grits and also she-crab soup. So enjoy the stunning looking shrimp with high-class level. Not that easy to pick one signature drink from this city, but the Brown Derby is a must-try when you pay a visit to the city. Brown Derby is a tasty bourbon cocktail with grapefruit plus jalapeno-infused honey. What a combination.
Creativity has become a part of Charleston’s culture. From its music, art and even the architecture to authentic food.
March to May or September to November is the best time to visit Charleston. The temperatures are mild in these times. However, the hotel rates will be high especially around Easter.
The Belmond Charleston Place is not like others. Your eyes will live a happy life in this hotel. First, you’ll be greeted by striking bronze fountain. Inside, the lobby charms with its Georgian open-arm staircase, the floors are made with Italian marble and not to forget the sparkling chandelier. Wentworth Mansion is another good hotel to stay in. This hotel has that feeling of home. Comfortable and also good looking rooms with the classic brown color.
A great atmosphere and cozy restaurant is all you want while in a vacation. Peninsula Grill is one of those restaurants. Great drink and food are served here. A restaurant loved many of its customers. 167 RAW is another good restaurant for you. They serve oyster roll and fish taco. This is a seafood eatery with a patio accompanied by good drinks.
A coffee house bar named Kudu Coffee and Craft Bar is located at 4 Vanderhorst St, Charleston. Enjoy live music on the weekends. If you don’t drink alcohol, you could just simply try their stunning looking coffee. Drinks and foods here are available at average prices. Good no? First time traveler will enjoy this place. Book a bike or simply enjoy the neighborhood by walking at another good cafe, The Park Cafe. They’ll teat you well here with great hospitality at reasonable prices. All about this place are simply well put.
As a cocktail lover, you have to visit The Cocktail Club. Good surroundings. This is a rooftop terrace that will blow your mind. There’s also a nightclub in the city known as Mynt, a good looking nightclub with mint-colored booths with hardwood floors. This place offers you daily specials and dances.
One of the most popular things to do while you’re in Charleston is visiting South Carolina Aquarium. This place is not to be missed. Despite its name, this is not just a home to underwater creatures. Animals like reptiles, birds, land-dwelling mammals, even plants are a collection here. One of the best place to go to and to know the history of the city is Old Slave Mart Museum. Know the history of slavery and the African-American here.
Middle Place Plantation could be one of your favorite places here, great plantation, the blooming flowers and the coloration of this place is a perfect place for your Instagram feed. Another place of a plantation is called Magnolia Plantation & Garden. As a nature lover, these places are the best kind of place to create Instagram pictures.