Travel Blogs from Charleston, United States

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Tips for would-be travellers to Thailand, South Charleston, United States travel blog

Tips for would-be travellers to Thailand

A travel blog entry by blindfaith101

Tips for would-be travelers:     1.    The taxi that just "happens" to be waiting outside your guesthouse door when you step out in the morning making you think "what lucky timing", is probably a scam.  Not to say ...

Sarah and O.A.R., Charleston, United States travel blog

Sarah and O.A.R.

A travel blog entry by bcash9

Visited Sarah and went to an O.A.R. ...

Eastern IL Univ. Wesley Foundation Visit, Charleston, United States travel blog

Eastern IL Univ. Wesley Foundation Visit

A travel blog entry by getsadmissions

I had a good visit here with Garrett Alum Paige (Wesley Foundation Pastor) and a group of about 15 students. There were a couple that were really interested in seminary but only one that has already graduated, Caleb. I don't think we'll need to go back ...

The Pink Palace, Charleston, United States travel blog

The Pink Palace

A travel blog entry by ford127

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... food, art, sweetgrass baskets, jewelry, and souvenirs.  We had dinner at Poogan's Porch, another fabulous Charleston restaurant where I had Carolina shrimp and Donald had the rib eye (both excellent!).  The days are hot and ...

Drayton Hall and  A Surprise!, Charleston, United States travel blog

Drayton Hall and A Surprise!

A travel blog entry by jilnmike

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... facing entrance was provided as many of his family's guests preferred to travel by boat. During the Colonial and Antebellum periods Charleston may have been the richest city in the country, if not the world. Charleston's fine port enabled it to become a ...

Charleston, SC Feb. 19 - 21, 2007, Charleston, United States travel blog

Charleston, SC Feb. 19 - 21, 2007

A travel blog entry by julesj66

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We were invited to our friend Adam's wedding .. he had moved down to Charleston, SC from NYC and had met a lovely lady named Quyen. It was a wonderful long weekend ... no cars, no hassles, everything in close proximity. The wedding and rehearsal ...

I just lost 11 lbs...from my luggage., Charleston, United States travel blog

I just lost 11 lbs...from my luggage.

A travel blog entry by jonpoland

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As many of you know, I'm getting ready for a 6-month odyssey in India/Nepal with a one week layover in Charleston/Asheville to visit family and friends. Went to the airport yesterday with all my gear. When I set my bag on the scale, it registered 57 ...

Ft. Sumter and Hilton Head, Charleston, United States travel blog

Ft. Sumter and Hilton Head

A travel blog entry by shaughnp

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... and took the short ride across the harbor to the fort. There is a narration on board about the history of the fort and Charleston. The fort was a lot smaller than I thought ( I was thinking Castle Island), but still really nicely preserved with great info ...

Sun, sea, dolphins and meteors, Charleston, United States travel blog

Sun, sea, dolphins and meteors

A travel blog entry by ailiemck

... shooting stars. Much warmer than doing it in Scotland I can tell you that! The next day we went kayaking at Shem creek. Charleston and the surrounding area is built on islands divided by creeks where all sorts of wildlife live. We spent a long time ...

Off to a great start with Max at the helm, Charleston, United States travel blog

Off to a great start with Max at the helm

A travel blog entry by captin7seas

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Sailing to Bermuda and back from Charleston carries many challanges by itself - then there were the other boats that were trying to get there before us. Were it not for the combination of a Low South East of Bermuda and a High North West, the center of ...

Friends Day, Charleston, United States travel blog

Friends Day

A travel blog entry by travelbuddy420

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... at one of our favorite Mexican restaurants, with one of our favorite people. Ruth was one of my very first friends in Charleston, and she was also a co worker of Dale's at the public library.   Visited with more friends after lunch, this ...

Mt. Charleston and Sam's Town, Mt Charleston, United States travel blog

Mt. Charleston and Sam's Town

A travel blog entry by lenoreandjohn

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... . This mountain is only 35 miles northwest of Las Vegas and is within the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, the Mount Charleston Wilderness Area, and the Spring Mountains National Recreation Area. According to Wikipedia, it is 11,916 ft high and is the ...

A Variety of Sites in Charleston, Charleston, United States travel blog

A Variety of Sites in Charleston

A travel blog entry by cphenly

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We started the day by heading to the National Park Service Visitor Center--the pushing off point for Fort Sumter.  We were here about 18 years ago and took the boat tour out to the fort, so we didn't want to do that today.  There is a whole new ...

Anticipation, Charleston, United States travel blog

Anticipation

A travel blog entry by r10vill9

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... opinions, sometimes referred to as arguments, we are at last on the road. We are for the moment on familiar turf, Charleston SC, where I have predictably posed for the really strong flow photo at the local water fountain and found other ways to annoy ...

Charleston Fall break, Charleston, United States travel blog

Charleston Fall break

A travel blog entry by cameroncrazy

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... break of the first year we were at school.  We were excited to see the beach but the most impressive parts of Charleston were the bridges and old buildings.  Our daughter had really never been to the beach before and we thought she would live ...

Charleston, Charleston, United States travel blog

Charleston

A travel blog entry by sarahdurnan

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... in pastels. Most houses have verandas and nearly all of them have a porch covered in Halloween decorations. We explored Charleston by horse drawn carriage. Visited the old slave market museum and learnt about the domestic slave trade. Visited the USS ...

Hey y'all, Charleston, United States travel blog

Hey y'all

A travel blog entry by laurab627

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... and Audrey and I were able to get on the next flight an hour later.  The three of us were able to get to Charleston together no problem. We decided to rent a house on the beach, not because we were going in prime beach season (it was ...

Visits to the Plantations & Charming Charleston!, Charleston, United States travel blog

Visits to the Plantations & Charming Charleston!

A travel blog entry by bigfoot_travels

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... following is from wikipedia.org/wiki/Scuppernong The scuppernong is a large variety of a species of grape native to the Southern United States. It is usually a greenish or bronze color and is similar in appearance and texture to a white grape, but ...

Charleston, SC (12/30/2014-1/2/2015), Charleston, United States travel blog

Charleston, SC (12/30/2014-1/2/2015)

A travel blog entry by mmartini246

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... over himself and car. Picked up car and brought it home to pack up. T bo cleaned the aparts! Drove around downtown Charleston and battery. Parked in garage and went to Husk for lunch. Really good. Got fried chicken skins, turkey sandwich, amazing cheese ...

Isle of Palms, Charleston, United States travel blog

Isle of Palms

A travel blog entry by trent

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Jim & June's Odyssey - Charleston, Charleston, WV, United States travel blog

Jim & June's Odyssey - Charleston

A travel blog entry by jimcabay

... in the 1930’s and is now the major employer in the region.  There is also a huge DuPont Plant close to Charleston.         Every road has a name, not a number.  Shortcuts are called cross-overs, ...

Another Fort, Charleston, United States travel blog

Another Fort

A travel blog entry by richandjanell

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... shot of the Civil War took place.  We had to take a ferry out to the fort as it is on a little island in the Charleston Bay.  It was used during the Civil War and the Spanish-American War.  After we got back from there we toured the USS ...

Charleston, South Carolina, Charleston, United States travel blog

Charleston, South Carolina

A travel blog entry by mwsaltzman

Our first trip together!! Charleston ...

Sleeping in the Old Citadel, Charleston, United States travel blog

Sleeping in the Old Citadel

A travel blog entry by azbell

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Michelle and I rose early this morning and completed the three hour trip from Augusta, Georgia to our final destination, Charleston, South Carolina.  I noticed once we crossed the border that South Carolina likely has the most fireworks stands, strip ...

Pralines and Cheesburgers, Charleston, United States travel blog

Pralines and Cheesburgers

A travel blog entry by bethh1902

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First on the agenda today was sleeping in! Brittney didn't really want to spend a lot of time in the sun today, as she was sunburned, so we had decided to take our time getting up. After several days of being on the go all day, it was a welcome change! ...

The

The "Meeting"

A travel blog entry by 2010gsebrazil

December 5 was the day the group had anxiously awaited....meeting day.  It was the day we first got to meet our fellow teammates and group leader.  To say the beginning of the meeting was quiet would be an understatement.  Everyone walked ...

Onward to the Other Jewel in Dixie's Crown, Charleston/Savannah, United States travel blog

Onward to the Other Jewel in Dixie's Crown

A travel blog entry by latintraveller

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... a modern day, fluttering nanny state flag "to boot!".To further accentuate the differences, there is a city ordinance in Charleston banning panhandling and sellers of palmetto roses! Oh please Lord, send Gregor to Charleston or their Mayor to ...

USS Yorktown.Ghost Tour, Charleston, United States travel blog

USS Yorktown.Ghost Tour

A travel blog entry by swiss3319

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... sport and indulged my desire to take a "ghost tour" at 10 PM. We walked with our tourguide through much of downtown Charleston and through several grave yards. Unfortunately or fortunately for some, we did not see any ghosts but heard great stories of ...

Saunter..., Charleston, United States travel blog

Saunter...

A travel blog entry by eburrell

I had an amazing trip to Charleston SC! It began with a picnic on the beach and continued to the Kudu cafe the next morning as well as a visit to my lovely grandparents. The breakfast at Andrew Picknkey hotel is absolutely pure class. The Social ...

May 05, 2015, Charleston, United States travel blog

May 05, 2015

A travel blog entry by batiz

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