Located in South Carolina, Charleston is one of the most charming cities in the U.S. Part of its popularity has to do with the fact that Charleston has plenty of buildings and areas that made it through the civil war undamaged, allowing it to share a unique part of the U.S.’s history that isn’t always visible in other places. The downtown is glittered with old churches and adorned with the famous cable-stay bridge built in 2005, making Charleston feel less commercialized than other big cities in the nation.
Charleston attracts visitors from all over the world every year, and once you visit the city, you will realize what keeps them coming back. Truly, Charleston has its own charm and quaintness that makes it feel different from its neighboring cities.
The beaches just outside the city are gorgeous and not far from several offshore islands that you can visit and explore. The Waterfront Park is an excellent place to sit and appreciate the beautiful attractions of the city, including the huge Ravenal Bridge and the city’s cruise ports.
You can also visit vast and beautiful plantations where you’ll learn more about the city’s history. There are several museums as well, and a good one to begin with is the Charleston Museum where you can see how the city has developed over the years. If you want to get that authentic feeling of the city, one of the best things to do in Charleston is to take a picturesque carriage tours around the city, something that is very popular among the cities visitors.
Charleston is the perfect place to spend your holiday in because it generally has warm weather and plenty of sunshine.
There are festivals all year round, including a spectacular Christmas festival in winter and an Oyster festival in summer that both draw massive crowds of national and international tourists. Just make sure to look up the events that will take place during your visit to make the most of your time in Charleston.
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