Travel Blogs from Santee
... Carolina. It has the largest expanse of old-growth floodplain hardwood forest in America, with many trees reaching 130 to 160 feet tall. It was also the hangout of Francis Marion, nicknamed the "swamp fox" during the Revolutionary War. There was nothing that could be called spectacular, but it was a pretty and pleasant park to ...
... die waar wij inzaten.
- Lunch in the Waffle House zeer goed kan smaken, zeker op kosten van onze lieftallige chauffeur!
- we bij de regen in South Carolina de hitte van Florida al veel te snel vergeten waren.
- koude ravioli uit blik echt wel smaakt!
De volgende ochtend was de missie duidelijk: Zo snel mogelijk een lift uit de regen en naar het (terug warmere?) noorden!
On Sunday, we packed up and headed North on highway 95 towards South Carolina! We got to Santee State Park around 1PM and set up camp.
Once finished of course we were hungry so we went to the Lone Star BBQ and Mercantile. Really cool place with great BBQ and antiques.
... Carolina just west of Charlotte. There the Catawba runs some 50 miles south where it is joined with Wateree Creek to form Lake Wateree. The Wateree River leaves this lake via a hydroelectric dam. Two more rivers drain this area of the Appalachian Mountains, the Broad River crossing into South Carolina near Gaffney and the Saluda River just west of Greenville,SC.
These rivers join to form the Congaree River, outside ...
... we are fans) The server asks us to come around to her side of the buffet and fill up our large to-go plates once again. This time with more rutabagas, tomato pie, lima beans, mashed sweet potatoes, and of course RIBS. We over did it! All delicious but really....for the salad eaters we usually are...two pork extravaganzas in one day was a bit over the top. Not to worry. A few glasses of water and we were happy to be in South Carolina dreaming of the next ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Clarks Inn Santee
Other places to stay in Santee
139 Bradford Blvd, Santee | 3 star hotelfrom $99
123 Mall Street, Interstate Highway 95 and Rte 6 Exit 98, Santee | Hotelfrom $69
9112 Old # 6 Highway, Santee | 2 star hotelfrom $58
Interstate 95, Exit 98, Santee | Hotelfrom $95
9060 Old #6 Highway, Santee | 2 star hotelfrom $97
249 Britain St., Santee | 2 star hotelfrom $42
221 Britain Street, Santee | 3 star hotelfrom $78
9117 Old North 6 Highway, Santee | Hotelfrom $28
8929 Bass Drive, Santee | 3 star hotelfrom $83