A carriage tour of Charleston is one of the best ways to learn about the history of the city. As you relax in the back of the carriage and listen to the footsteps of the horses, you will be transported back in time. While you listen to the stories, you will get to see buildings […]
Everything You Must Know About Drayton Hall in Charleston, SC Inside Drayton Hall John Drayton purchased the land that he would use to construct Drayton Hall back in 1738. The design of this home includes some of the best Palladian architecture in the entire country. Drayton Hall is unique because it has never been restored. […]
The winter weather in the southeastern states is much more agreeable than it is in many other parts of the country. There really isn’t any snow and if there is, you won’t see more than a dusting. The temperatures are more moderate, and you won’t freeze your butt off when you take your vacation there. […]
Ghost lovers will tell you that ghosts are everywhere. You may or may not believe them, depending on how you feel about mysterious beings. However, your feelings may change once you have had the opportunity to experience the hauntings in the southeastern areas of the US. As you walk around certain cities in the southeast, […]
I don’t know about you, but the fall brings out the ghost-seeker in me. It seems to be the perfect time of the year to listen to ghost stories, wander through haunted houses, and even attempt to scare up a ghost or two! If this sounds like something you are interested in doing, you must […]
The coastline is a hot spot for family vacations in South Carolina. Yet, there is so much more to see in this beautiful southern state. Sleepy old towns are waiting inland. Add in the state parks and the sea islands and you have a family adventure waiting for you. On National South Carolina Day, I […]
Whether you appreciate old-world charm or you simply love meeting new friends, planning vacation in Charleston, SC will check off all the boxes. This historical city offers long walks on cobblestone streets, opportunities to spend time with the locals, and delectable cuisine you won’t be able to stop eating. I will share it all within […]
Have you been yearning to head out on a family adventure? There are so many incredible places to take your family, whether you are just taking your kids and spouse or your parents as well. Maybe you even want to get away with your siblings and nieces and nephews! Planning a vacation to Savannah, GA […]
There have been many firsts in the USA. First, the Pilgrims landed on Plymouth Rock in 1620. Then land was purchased past the Mississippi in 1783. The Gold Rush was in 1848. And the completion of the fifty states in 1959. In between all those dates, there were many other firsts. This included the opening […]
The Citadel Military College is commonly referred to as the Citadel. It was established back in 1842 and is only one of six senior military colleges in the US. There are normally 2,300 students on campus at once as undergraduates. The Citadel is best known nationally for its Corps of Cadets. The college draws students […]
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