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Travel Blogs from Charleston
... a great little bakery where M&L scoffed down a couple of huge slices of chocolate cake, myself and Les who are of course super health freaks (Our body's are our temple's) opted to only have a small single chocolate each.
Finished the day with a couple of beers in a sports bar where the Marshmeiers thrashed the Sachs at darts. I believe we have identified their weakness for all bar related activities. Dinner was had ...
... hour under tall pine trees at a well placed picnic table littered all around with pine cones from above. The view across and up Lake Strom Thurmond was extensive, the info centre lady told us it is 40 miles long and the side arm 28 miles long, 73000 acres! The is a lot of sailing happens on this lake, broad, maybe 2-3 miles, so a steady wind would be likely.
The dam is something else, Erin has decided she is going off dams for some unknown reason, so I felt ...
... the better. I want to be more experienced, more cultured, and more appreciative of a different life. I want to know how the other side lives and be able to share my culture with others. So then, in the words of my very dear friend, "Let's make this a change for the better!"
Here we go, SDC here we come!
... there are many old historic houses from the American revolution time period. Most of them were medical buildings for wounded soldiers and now privately owned. They must be worth $Millions.
After seeing the houses, we drove to Charleston. Here we are staying at the Ansonborough Inn.
http://www.ansonboroughinn.com. It used to be an old paper holding ...
... Mt. Pleasant. What a beautiful drive down the main road to the main house. The Avenue of Oaks was breathtaking with the long branches arching the road and the Spanish moss overhanging. It was more than I could hope for. We took a tour of the house (4th one to stand on that spot- this one from the 1930s) but had furniture of the 1800s. The tour guide was really good, a local who told us funny little southern tidbits of info. Next we took the tram tour of the land. Lots of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center