Francis Marion Hotel
Travel Blogs from Charleston
So I was headed for another great city, this time in South Carolina to Charleston. I love Charleston. It is a beautiful place, full of history and nice people.
Charleston is a cross between Wilmington and Orlando to me. You have the historic parts and the water and beaches of Wilmington (plus North and South Carolina …
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 ...
... out. A number of bartenders sat behind empty bar tops flipping through magazines, checking their phones and/or watching TV. We stumbled upon Marion Square where only a couple hours earlier the annual Charleston Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony was held. Although we missed the ceremony there were still a large number of people milling about the lights strung around palm trees and lit Christmas trees lining the walkway. In the middle of the square ...
... beautiful but it was also pouring down rain, so no pictures. From there I headed to Wexford. Very pretty town the locals were fun to talk too. They love to tell jokes. One old man that I was talking too asked me if I heard about the man who stole a calendar from a local store. When I told him I hadn't heard about that he told me that he got 12 months...... Get ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center