The Restoration on King
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... Day page with a list of all the various museums, historic houses and other indoor things to do. I wasn't quite sure where I wanted to start so I hopped on the trolley heading to the City Market. This Market is a covered Market where people sell everything from jewelry to sweetgrass baskets to food products. Interesting to walk through and it is out of the rain. I wandered through and ended up in the shop of the Historic Charleston ...
Only about 10 degrees and overcast, but we still went for a long walk before breakfast. Boy, are we ever staying in a dodgy 'hood. We walked past several firms which offer bond bails, and many boarded up shops and businesses with Sheriff's notices tacked to the door. We were looking for an internet cafe to do some printing, but ended up going to the Charleston Library.
Took another free ...
... a ride around the plantation and saw the entire grounds. this plantation has the longest tree lined live oak entrance, with spanish moss hanging down. some movies were made there. the house had lovely antiques and was very beautiful. of course the tour guide was dressed in her hooped dress. they had about nine slave houses left on the property, it was a third of the orginal, each one had a video with information on ...
... Suites in the Historic District because I am a night owl and Michelle turns in early, so having multiple rooms allows me to read and watch TV without disturbing her slumber.
The hotel is quite unique and interesting and, in fact, holds a place on the National Register of Historic Places. That's because the building housed the original Citadel, the oldest, and one of the most famous, military colleges in the nation. Though the structure was built as an arsenal ...
... that if we make
it back. It was a perfect beach!
On our way back to the hotel we stopped for frozen yogurt. The place
had different kinds and you put whatever you want in your dish with
whatever toppings you would like and pay by the ounce. The honeydew and
chocolate were a perfect combination!
I love walking around downtown Charleston. It is so easy to picture
what it would have ...